The First Year Of Motherhood

Dear Fellow Mama In Waiting, Welcome to the mom tribe. I know how you must be feeling right now, I know because I’ve been there too. These last few weeks have felt excruciatingly long, you’re hot and exhausted and everyone keeps asking if the baby is here. It’s easy to feel not only anxious butContinue reading “The First Year Of Motherhood”

Daily Rituals- Part 2: Getting Fresh Air

If I don’t get out of the house every day I feel stuffy. This became especially true when I became a mom. For my sake and my daughter’s rain or shine, we try to get out even if it’s for a walk around the block. She loves to observe people and the world around her.Continue reading “Daily Rituals- Part 2: Getting Fresh Air”

My Daughter Has A Best Friend And It’s Not Me

I met my daughter’s best friend through a picture. My husband and I were coming home from an off the grid weekend in Boston. As we got into a taxi heading home I turned my data on to see a flood of text messages and pictures. Did you see the pictures I sent over? P.sContinue reading “My Daughter Has A Best Friend And It’s Not Me”

Why It’s Important To Travel With Your Partner Before Marriage

Growing up, travel wasn’t done very often and when our family got around to traveling we always went to visit family. The notion of travelling somewhere where there wouldn’t be a family member waiting for us at the airport was unheard of. Whenever we traveled it served a purpose. Either to visit a sick relative,Continue reading “Why It’s Important To Travel With Your Partner Before Marriage”

The Funniest Pick Up Line Ever Said To Me

Before my husband, I didn’t really have too much of a dating life. In that time, I heard some ridiculous, downright dumb, borderline offensive pick up lines. Fast forward a couple of years, and here I am talking to a smoking hot man thinking no way am I this guy’s type. I had zero expectationsContinue reading “The Funniest Pick Up Line Ever Said To Me”

How To Know If She’s ‘The One’

Proposing to my wife was a big choice. For most men, the decision to get married isn’t something that happens easily. It takes lots of thought, questioning, and really digging deep. For most men, the idea of getting married is a scary decision. Choosing to commit, for most men, brings up all sorts of questions. “IsContinue reading “How To Know If She’s ‘The One’”

Happy Wife, Happy Life?

There are all sorts of antiquated marriage advices out there, but it turns out that there’s one relationship theory that we constantly here: “Happy Wife, Happy Life.” Of course, I want my wife to be happy. I do my best to make sure she is. I do the things I know that please her, and avoidContinue reading “Happy Wife, Happy Life?”