I am not a food blogger. I in no way attempt to claim it. I have an inability to identify substitutes or be creative about cooking. I love baking because you need to be precise. Follow the recipe. But I'm not ever going to be able to come up with my own recipe. I found … Continue reading Breakfast at Tiffany’s
We took a weekend trip down to Hilton Head Island and it happened to fall on my birthday. Let me tell you, this was the best birthday weekend for a VERY long time. Granted, the last two birthdays I was either pregnant or breastfeeding/studying for a bar exam... but we had the most amazing weekend. … Continue reading Summer breeze, makes me feel fine
“In the end… we only regret the chances we didn’t take, the relationships we were afraid to have, and the decisions we waited too long to make.” ― Lewis Carroll
Waiting sucks. There is no way around it. I've always been a person who believed in the line "everything happens for a reason." One of the ways I dealt with our pregnancy loss (discussed here) was to believe that it wasn't the right time and that we could start trying again sooner. A few months later, and still no pregnancy.
Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be. — Elizabeth Gilbert
It amazes me how before trying to have kids I was always worried about getting pregnant. Then when you do try to get pregnant, it feels impossible. Why did I worry so much about it before? We are actively trying now. I log into my Glow app daily, just to look at how much closer … Continue reading Always starting over
I think every working mom probably feels the same thing: You go through big chunks of time where you're just thinking, "This is impossible -- oh, this is impossible." And then you just keep going and keep going, and you sort of do the impossible." - Tina Fey