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motherhood

  • Celebrating International Women’s Day

    As I’m sure you’re aware, today is International Women’s Day. Throughout my life I have been gifted by so many relationships with strong, brave, powerful women. Some I’ve been lucky enough to have been…

    March 8, 2017
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    Let’s Get Real: Flaws, Messes, Less Doing, More Being

    I’ve been writing a lot of recipe posts lately. I don’t mind these periods of culinary creativity. When they come, I just roll with them. But, something’s been nagging at me. Something I’ve been…

    March 1, 2017
  • A letter to my daughter, year two

    A Letter To My Daughter, Year Two

    A Letter to My Daughter, Year Two Dearest Noe, I’m here thinking about you, of course that’s always the case. When you’re present you are all-encompassing. You are larger than life, my little tornado.…

    February 7, 2017
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    A Coffee Date

    I don’t have any one thing on my mind today that’s worth writing a long post about so I thought a coffee date would be fun. Let’s pretend we’re in the coziest of coffee…

    November 30, 2016
  • Postpartum Tips For New Moms

    Over the last few weeks I’ve been cleaning up this here blog. I don’t think the job is ever done, especially when you have almost 400 posts (!). But, my goal is to make…

    September 29, 2016
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    The complicated, messy of motherhood

    “It’s a form of human love to accept our complicated, messy humanity and not run away from it.” The quote above is from a New Yorker article on Martha Nussbaum. I read it last…

    September 8, 2016
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    Months Twelve and Thirteen

    So many of you wrote to say that you like the month recaps so I’ll keep them going for a bit longer. With the move and losing Eli this update has taken a backseat…

    March 31, 2016
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    Month Eleven

    We made it to the end of the first year! If you missed it, I wrote a letter to Noe for her first birthday. What a wild ride it’s been. Now that we are…

    February 10, 2016
  • A Letter to My Daughter – Year One

    A Letter to My Daughter at the End of Her First Year. Dearest Noe, I can’t believe an entire year has come and gone. It’s still crazy to me that last year at this…

    February 8, 2016
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    Month Ten

    This month was all about the movement that has been missing in the last few months. Case. In. Point. Noe is suddenly nonstop. She’s doing a mixture of army crawling and crawling on all…

    January 12, 2016