Being a new, working mom is one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done, but it’s also one of the most time-consuming and most stressful. Each day I wake up (usually setting my alarm for 5:30 or 6 a.m. with the goal of exercising but then not actually getting up until 6:30), take 10 … Continue reading There’s no time in the day to feel guilty.
I returned for work for multiple reasons. Finances played a role. I am proud to contribute to my family financially. Although my husband makes more money than I do (he works in a completely different field), we still could not easily get by with just his salary alone, mostly due to our student loans. However, my … Continue reading Why I decided to return to work after having a baby
While becoming a mom wasn’t my only life goal, I always thought I wanted to have children. I hadn’t thought much about when, though. I knew I wanted to establish myself in my career and it was nice to spend a few years married without kids. Granted, since my husband was diagnosed with cancer less than a … Continue reading On my decision to become a mom
I am a coffee girl through and through. I drink about 1 to 3+ cups a day black. That means no cream and sugar for the fast food workers who always ask if I want cream and sugar after I order a black coffee… but I digress. I was hesitant to try the TAZO Chai vanilla caramel … Continue reading Review: TAZO chai vanilla caramel latte
It’s all over, the Patriots won, I rocked my office Super Bowl Squares and tweeted my heart out about the ads. Did you miss them? You can watch all the national ads here. This year, we had a lot less humor than we usually have. Many ads were inspiring, caring, loving. Positivity seemed to be the … Continue reading 2015 Super Bowl Ad Favorites
McDonald’s is sort of a guilty pleasure for me. I don’t want to like it and I don’t want to go there because I know it’s not healthy, but every now and then on a super stressful day or when I have no time, I’ll stop and treat myself. According to recent news, I’m not the … Continue reading McDonald’s Spreads the McLovin’ – Literally
I am a proud mama of two kitties whom I love to death. (No seriously, I always try to hug them and they just want to run away. My husband calls me Elmyra from Tiny Toons…)But one thing I do not love is the litter box they cats need in our relatively small apartment (at … Continue reading Clump & Seal Litter Gets Two Thumbs Up!