How To DIY Birth: baby girl birth story 2/12/19

Our new baby girl was born early this morning! We are so deeply in love with her. No she does not have a name yet. I am so happy that we had a free birth; that we were at home just me and my husband and our new little one. Everything that happened and the … Continue reading How To DIY Birth: baby girl birth story 2/12/19

What do you want to be when you grow up?

baby Santa

When I was a little girl, probably about 9 or 10, I remember one Christmas when we were downstate visiting my cousins. My mom and aunt took us to a special event where Santa was going to be arriving in a helicopter. It was very exciting, and very noisy! Once he landed, we all got … Continue reading What do you want to be when you grow up?

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