It’s day 3,000 of quarantine and I just finished trying to explain to my partner how I’m already having mixed emotions about life returning to normal in a few short-long weeks. Realistically, I’ve been working from home since March 16th. It’s been a weird few weeks. It’s like your starring in your own version of […]Read More Parental Angst and Quarantine
Crazy times is an understatement. The world’s been flipped-turned-upside down, and instead of getting sent to your rich aunt and uncle’s mansion in Bel Air the world is slowly closing down. If you do venture out it’s a surreal experience. It’s hard not to feel a strange sense of quiet panic among the empty grocery […]Read More Quarantined AF
The sentencing came out yesterday in the Harvey Weinstein case. He was sentenced to 23 years in prison. [Insert confetti and clapping hands emoji] As a survivor myself of sexual assault who also went through a (almost two-year long) court case I tend to follow higher profile rape & sexual assault cases a bit more […]Read More Why the Weinstein Verdict Is Such A Win
Looking for a hearty “salad” to chomp down this winter? This antipasto recipe is chocked full of olives, cheeses, cured meats, breadsticks, and a hint of lettuce to keep it in the salad category but not necessarily the healthy category. Prep Time: 10 minutes (includes openings of jars) Ingredients: Bag Italian salad mix Bundle of […]Read More Easy Antipasto Recipe
It’s happened! I’m once again pregnant and once again all over the place with emotions and morning sickness, food aversions and cravings, all the fun stuff, but now we have a two year old in the mix! What’s been happening? Also, warning! this is going to be a longer post since I haven’t posted anything […]Read More Fear & Loathing Through Parenthood: Look Who’s Talking, Too
I have eleven drafts going on my blog. I’ve opened them, wrote, edited, deleted. I officially have, not just writer’s block, but brain block. Spoiler: this post is not sharp-toothed or insightfully written, it’s an open forum to share your point of view with me,if you so desire (which I hope you do!). I told […]Read More Shot.
This one gets a little philosophical, but a nice refresher to never doubt yourself as a mom. Ever. As a parent, or soon-to-be, you’ll receive lots of advice and opinions you didn’t ask for. Sometimes all you can do is just smile and nod. On Being a Working Mom, Stay at Home, Part-Time, Full-Time – […]Read More Fear & Loathing Through Parenthood, Part 3: Separation, Time, and Watching your Baby Grow
Updated! Check out some ghouly cocktails added 10.28.19 It’s officially spooky pumpkin season. October and July have to be two of the best months of the year, especially if you live in a place with the change of all four seasons. Nothing beats the autumnal collage of colors on the foliage. (Dreamily staring far off) […]Read More Cheers, October!
Here’s what’s making me say: “Cheers, September!”Read More Cheers, September!
Impress your friends, wow your clients, and make your mom proud with this flawless moscow mule recipe that can be carried throughout each season with the right accoutrement. Ingredients: Vodka (top or bottom shelf, with the right ingredients the vodka isn’t the focus) Ginger Beer (my go-to is Goslings) Lime Juice (my go-to is Rose’s […]Read More Ride or Die Moscow Mule Recipe