I've been through weight loss, and gain, back -to- back pregnancies, and have been postpartum 3 times. Before kids, I was in the best shape of my life, by the end of my pregnancy with Shade I was so out of shape I could hardly walk around the block. My pregnancies with the girls were … Continue reading Postpartum…this s**t is hard
I LOVE salsa, and I'm not talking about the kind in a jar you can buy in the chip aisle at the grocery store. I mean fresh, chunky, spicy, salsa goodness. Moes' is one of my favorite places to eat, just because I'm in love with all of theirs! A few weekends ago we were … Continue reading 5 Minute Salsa
After a wonderful two weeks back in my hometown, today we are back to normal life. The drive up to NY was rough, we got a late start and Stella cried for me pretty much the whole time, we hit bad traffic in Maryland, and didn't arrive until almost 3am! We spent our time relaxing with … Continue reading Back to Reality
Most cars don't have air vents in the back, add a rear facing baby (especially during the summer months) and it makes for a pretty miserable baby. I'm not a van mom - so I don't get the awesome backseat air vents, and since I can't see myself getting rid of my truck anytime soon, … Continue reading Making the backseat cool again.
Traveling anywhere can be overwhelming, add kids to the mix and it can be downright exhausting, and stressful. I also hate lugging around a ton of crap in my diaper bag and truck. So for me, the more prepared and organized, the smoother the trip. I want to share a few of my favorite travel … Continue reading Mommy On The Go
I've wanted to be a mom since I can remember, as a kid I would wake up early on Saturday mornings so I could watch A Baby Story on TLC. I would "nurse" and nurture my baby dolls, and stuff the belly of my shirts with pillows to pretend I was pregnant, I even did that … Continue reading Losing yourself in motherhood
My family and I love to be outside, that's pretty much where we spend most of our time, especially during the summer. As a mom of 3, I'm always running in 76 different directions, so when we are outside (or really anywhere) I try to make it as easy on myself as possible. While my … Continue reading Baby Pool Hack