Let’s reflect, shall we?

Yesterday was my son’s 6 month birthday.  How we are already at this point is baffling to me.  Many of our days together have felt very long.  How have 6 months’ worth of them already passed?  Seems like the expression is true: The days are long but the years are short.  Well, in my case, the months have been short.

I thought it would be interesting to look back on the goals I set for myself during my maternity leave.  Keep in mind that I set these goals before my son was born.  Before I knew better. Before I knew anything about this wild, amazing, chaotic, emotional ride called motherhood. Continue reading

Born Vegetarian

What we eat is such a personal choice.  I debated whether to do a post on this topic; the last thing I want to do is offend anyone or sound judgmental.   After all, to each their own. Who’s to say my choices are better than yours? I am faaaaaaar from a good eater.  Oreos, bagels, and pizza make up the bulk of most of my meals.  Any healthy eating that happens these days in my house is a direct result of my husband and his refusal to see peanut butter and jam sandwiches as a suitable dinner option. Continue reading