My struggle with breastfeeding

My struggle with breastfeeding

For the months leading up to motherhood, I was positive that I would be the breastfeeding queen.  I was going...

A Baby’s Best Friend

Before Nora was born, we had our rescue Boston Terrier mix Lenny Leonard (named after the Simpsons character). He was...

What’s your favorite flavor of Puffs?

What’s your favorite flavor of Puffs?

Don’t lie.  You’re a puff thief, just like me.  You know you’ve snuck a few puffs from your little one. ...

Middle of the Night

It’s 2:24am and I wake up to “dada, dada” quietly on the monitor. I roll over, turn on the video,...

Baby Names, Big Decisions

Baby Names, Big Decisions

 Age old, soon to be parent dilemmas: What should we name our boy/girl? Should we keep the name a surprise or...

Becoming a SAHM – Sane at Home Mom

Becoming a SAHM – Sane at Home Mom

When we were pregnant with Nora, we started researching child care options.  Not unlike many parents – we tried to...

Mindful Parenting

Mindful Parenting

Messages, emails, status updates, binge watching…the list of daily distractions go on and on.  Mindful living, being fully present in...

Baby is coming

Baby is coming

As we come to the end of our second pregnancy, I can’t help but remember the first time around and...