Awesome mom and wife and passionate about random things in life (yes I just rhymed :)

5 (ok 7!) Things I'm Asking for Christmas

October 13, 2016

Here we go people... Christmas is exactly 73 days away, which may sound like a lot, but then when you put it into the perspective of weeks, that's only about 10 WEEKS! And if you've got family members like I do, they ALWAYS ask for a wish list. Now, I never used to like wish lists. I think they …

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To Juice Or Not To Juice, A Pregnant Woman's Dilemma

June 13, 2016

When I became pregnant, I was both excited and terrified that I had to go the next 9 months without my precious wine. Some people have no problem at all letting go of the vino, but living in Northern California, wine is like the cup of milk you have every night before bed - it's a NECESSITY. Not o…

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The Reality of Bringing Home Baby

June 12, 2016

Like most new moms, I had reveled in and enjoyed every moment of setting up our little one’s nursery. My husband and I had gone with nautical/whale-themed decor given my son’s name (Jonah). I went crazy at Homegoods and pretty much bought their full inventory of everything with either a whale on i…

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Why I Blog

June 11, 2016

Ok, before I became a blogger ... well actually, I've always blogged/journaled, but before I put my blog out there for others to see, I used to do Corporate Communications for tech companies in the Bay Area. I did that for 12 years until just recently. (The photo above is me in London on a busin…

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April 19, 2016

So my baby got a small round patch of eczema on his right cheek. I tried for weeks to apply coconut oil to it (my cure-all for most everything), but this time it wasn’t working. So we went to the doc, and of course he prescribed a hydrocortisone cream. With reluctance, I used it a couple times and…

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