People say "diet" all the time, and it's become synonymous with fads and failed attempts at weight loss. But really "diet" is just what you eat. That's why you can have a poor diet, or a healthy diet, or a herbivorous diet. "Diet" was not meant to be a bad word, but it has become … Continue reading “Dieting” tips for weightloss
Last week I flew back to my home state of Nebraska with the baby to introduce him to all his extended family on my side. As well as watch my little brother graduate college. It was his first time flying and I was apprehensive about it. Nobody wants to be the person who brought the … Continue reading Traveling With Baby
Recently I had the misfortune of developing a head cold. While normally a couple days of fluids and some sleep would fix me right up I now have a baby. A baby who still wakes up a couple times a night. Thus making my usual cold remedy impossible. My cold was one of those stuffed … Continue reading Parenting: Surviving a Cold
Brace yourself, I'm about to show you what my house looks like on a random Thursday. Boom. That's right, it's a disaster. It looks like a small tornado has gone through it. My tiny tornados name is JoeJoe. In fairness JoeJoe didn't actually create any of this mess. But, he is the reason it's still … Continue reading My house is post partum too
All I need is three hours. If you'd have asked me before I had my baby how much time I needed to get something done I would have given you some arbitrary number. Now? Three hours. It doesn't matter what it is, I can save the world in three hours. What took so long before … Continue reading Three Hours
I love my parents. They're great, a little odd at times sure, but whose parents aren't? They played games with me, made jokes with me, fed me, clothed me, tried to trick me into eating peas, and somewhere in my childhood I was taught wrong from right and how to say thank you. After becoming … Continue reading Being a Daughter After Becoming a Mom
There are two instances when it is ok to ask a woman this question: you're medical professional, or you're pregnant or breastfeeding and want advice/to vent. Otherwise it's not really any of your buisness. Recently a waitress was taking drink orders, I was sitting with my son strapped to my chest in his carrier, and … Continue reading Are you breastfeeding?