Sweet Days with Baby (A Postpartum Account)

I could just as easily have called this post "Everything Smells Like Sour Milk." Since the birth, a million amazing, crazy things have happened! For one, we named our baby girl! Her name is Alice Athena. As of today we are exactly one month and one day postpartum. Alice is doing really well. Although we … Continue reading Sweet Days with Baby (A Postpartum Account)

7 Things I Learned About Healthy Boundaries in 2018

Millennial woman silhouette at sunset with hair blowing in the wind

In this first Monday of 2019, I look back on the past year and think about all that has transpired. At the beginning of 2018 my intention was to make it the year of a self-worth crusade. Ironically I learned this lesson by allowing myself to be used, manipulated, controlled, devalued, and discarded by a … Continue reading 7 Things I Learned About Healthy Boundaries in 2018

The Wrong Kind of Butter

Like many wives/mommies in charge of Christmas, as I wrote in my monthly column Millennial Musings over at Align Body and Soul, I've been keeping the cookie jar stocked with fresh-baked, home-made Christmas cookies. 'Tis the season. I've been using Earth Balance from our standard 45 oz container (my family can't seem to live with … Continue reading The Wrong Kind of Butter