Category: Style

Dreams for my daughters

“It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” — Madeleine Albright Today is International Woman’s Day, the day when we celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. As we celebrate, we reflect on the inequalities that […]

Seven things not to say to a pregnant woman 

1. Gosh, you’re really big. Are you due tomorrow? (This one is especially maddening when a stranger comes up to you at the gas station) 2. This is going to be your only baby? She’s going to be lonely. And weird. 3. This is going to be your only baby? But what if something happens […]

My favorite baby gear

I’m a self-proclaimed baby gear aficionado and I’m lucky enough to be part of Babierge as a Trusted Partner here in the NCW region…so basically, my baby gear hoarding tendencies are work-related. ; ) But on a more serious note, because of my job and my knowledge of gear, a lot of my friends and […]

A year of heartbreak and hope

Goodbye 2017. You started by throwing me for a loop. You gave us a winter that showed up early and stayed late and I thought it would never stop snowing. Through that winter I struggled with my little sister’s death and asked why a girl with a perfect smile and one of a kind laugh […]

Goodbye, 2017

Today we say goodbye to old habits that die hard, we close a chapter on a full year of taking care of our babies, families, pets and we reminisce on all of the days we spent kissing little foreheads and counting little toes. We may be thinking of a loved one who passed this year, […]

This Is All Of Us

(Warning: Major “This Is Us” spoilers ahead…) Before a poet sits down to write a rhyme, a musician composes a song, or an engineer creates something extraordinary they all must be inspired. Previous to becoming a Mom I always knew my passion was writing but I didn’t feel that spark of ideas to write about, something profound that viewers […]