I’m a gardener now!

So, the title of this post may be slightly misleading, but I am going to say that in comparison to where I was at this time last year, I am a freakin' plant expert. I have never liked gardening, and I think it is for two main reasons: 1. I have never been good at it 2. A nearly debilitating ...

Important Things

As I promised earlier this week, I would be sharing some fun, some not-fun and some important things with you. And then the week happened. And do you know what that means? We had MORE fun, and not-fun, and important things. So, I will tell you one of each. Fun  Growing up, my family had a tradition: The QC. Every ...

Pinterest me (the after).

Exactly one week ago, I challenged myself to a 7 day experiment of sorts. I called it "Pinterest me." and I spoke of my lack of confidence and sense of personal style. And so, I made a private Pinterest board (you can see my Pinterest Page Here) and pinned looks that were out of my comfort zone ...

Human again.

It's a funny thing; It has been so long since I have written on here about having named my daughter after a Disney Princess. If you click on that big magnifying glass in the upper right hand corner of this page and type in the words "Disney Princess" you will be shocked at how many ...

I will never forget.

Yesterday, as I said, I had a tough day. I rebounded, though, primarily because of your supportive notes and comments and messages, so I thank you. I feel blessed. Today, however, is a day that I will never forget. And that because today was one of my best days as a parent; one of the best ...

Golden Slumbers

For any new parent, sleep is a precious commodity. You bring home your baby from the hospital, ready to experience the most intense, blinding love of your life, and then, you soon realize, you're tired. And by tired, I mean drained to your core. And by drained to your core, I mean that the only thing that you ...