Since going vegan, cooking has become fun again. And not because it's easier, but because it forces me to really think about what I am going to eat. It requires me to plan ahead and prepare a variety of foods to ensure I am getting an array of vitamins and minerals. Pinterest was a huge … Continue reading Wedding Soup with White Bean Balls and Kale
It's been a couple of months since I've found the time to share my life with you all. Although, I can't really complain about that; it is what I wanted after all. The break from the pressures of the cyber world have done me good; mentally and emotionally. I needed to find myself (again), and … Continue reading Life Beyond the Screen
Two years ago, if you asked me if I could go without social media, specifically Instagram, I would've laughed and sadly said, "No Way!". It was a part of me, something I felt I so strongly needed. With followers and likes came "opportunities". I let it get to my head, especially when I went from … Continue reading Why I am Leaving the Instagram Game
Since the beginning, like way back to the fall of 2014, I have participated in the Rook Run. This run holds a special place in my heart for many, many reasons. First, Rook Coffee partners with the Valerie Fund to raise money to support children with cancer and blood disorders. Ugh, that right there … Continue reading Never Have I Ever Missed A Rook Run
When Angela (@Runlikekale) posted a fun blog about her currents, I was excited to play along. She always has awesome, informational posts that you should all follow. It will definitely make you smile and laugh out loud. Plus, who wouldn't want to see ridiculously cute pictures of G? 🙂 So currently, I am.... … Continue reading Currently….
Much like anything else with babies, and all things babies, picking the right stroller is overwhelming. There are so many choices, each with their own pros/cons. Depending on budget and needs, an expensive stroller might not be necessary for everyone. When you research jogging strollers, it's only inevitable that the top rated ones are crazy … Continue reading So You Want a Jogging Stroller?
With our recent discovery of Clayton's allergies, and his big boy status on wanting to feed himself, I was struggling to come up with allergen friendly finger foods. All the BLW things are just fine and dandy, except he ends up squishing them and turning it into one big sensory play time (whether it's in … Continue reading Mommy & Me Pancakes
At Clayton's latest doctors appointment, for his two month checkup, the well educated doc was quick to advise that we stop nighttime feedings. SAY WHAT? You want me to do what? I quickly responded with a, "And how do you suppose I do that?" "Let him cry." That was his response. So naturally my next … Continue reading Schedule Smedule or Not?