One Day That Inspired Me To Live Unlimited

This post is part of a sponsored campaign for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, a cause that I adore and am thrilled to support.   When I took a job with the Greater Washington D.C. chapter of MDA at 24 years old, I thought I was just accepting an offer for my first grown-up paycheck. But, it quickly became more than that. It lit a fire in my heart for non-profit work, for helping others,View full post »

Gender Reveal! And Puppy Promises

For that second before the balls dropped, I thought, “It has to be a girl. I’ve only ever felt girl. I’ve only ever dreamt girl. Leyna wants a girl so bad…. OMG it’s going to be a boy.” I saw my sister’s face as she came downstairs, after handing our neighbor – who was perched above on our 2nd story – the correct color ping pong balls (thatView full post »

More Letters From My Fetus

More fun with @LettersFromMyFetus on Instagram!  By the way, we find out tomorrow if the fetus is a boy or a girl. Eek! Check out the first round of Letters From My Fetus here.View full post »

The 3-Step Routine That’s Going To Change School Mornings For Us

Really excited to be working with General Mills today to talk about how we’re getting ready for the FIRST year we’ll have 2 kids in elementary school, and how we’re hoping to keep chaos to a minimum.  The morning rush before school can get loud and panicked at our house real fast, and that was with only ONE child to get out our door and into the school doors by 7:25 am everyView full post »

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