Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

As much as I try to cherish a moment, I try not to live in the past. I can’t question every decision I make. I can’t over think and over analyze every bit of my life. But, there’s always little things that pop out at me every day. And I wonder “what if?” Or I [...]

Friday Randoms


This has simultaneously felt like the longest and the shortest week. I worked on Monday, but most people in my office did not and it’s really thrown me for a loop. At the same time, mom-related things have been challenging me this week (more so than usual) and I’m just ready to slow it down [...]

I Don’t Always Want To Be A Mother

There was this excellent scene on How I Met Your Mother last night where one of the characters (Lily – played by Alyson Hannigan), a new mother, was confessing that sometimes she just wanted to run away, that she didn’t always want to be a mother — and that she was having a hard time [...]

Channeling My Inner Voice

In the past two weeks working out has become… What’s the word I’m looking for? Humbling? Challenging? Complicated? Obviously, I’m gaining weight and my center of gravity of is shifting. I couldn’t be happier about that (most days). However, I can’t run or even walk as fast as I used to – and picking up [...]

Letting Stress Get the Best of You

There are three ways I can tell I am really stressed out…. 1. The Acne family decided to come for a visit. (although – it hasn’t been quite as bad thanks to my Clarsonic!) 2. I am a mega bitch. 3. I am losing weight. Check, check, and check. Hello stress! (isn’t her pout face [...]