Off to the Green Mountain State

Gaga & Me, Thanksgiving 2008

Jackson and I are packing up the car tomorrow and headed north. Dad is staying home to work, but we are off 5 hours north to Vermont. My grandma "Gaga" lives up there half the year and we are visiting before she heads south to Florida again for the winter. There is no internet at her house, so I doubt you will be hearing from me- but I hope you have a fantastic weekend! I'm going to enjoy catching … [Read more...]

Breastfeeding Moms Can’t Run on Dunkin


I've never really considered myself a "lactivist."  I honestly don't care what a Mom feeds her baby, as long as she is feeding him or her. You could say I am Pro-Baby Feeder.  I've been fortunate enough that breastfeeding was easy for Jackson & me, who knows- maybe that was God's way of making up for his birth, regardless I'm pleased that we have made it this far. I was formula fed as a baby … [Read more...]

Let’s play “4 Things”

My friend Veronica, from Crunchy VT Mommy, tagged me in a survey yesterday. Honestly, I usually forget to respond to these things, but since I'm trying to be a better blogger I am going to participate. 4 Things in my Handbag: 1. My iPhone (I never leave home without it!) 2. All of my coupon and gift cards, clipped together neatly in my wallet. I totally stole this idea from my friend Beth … [Read more...]

Things that got my goat this week…

My dear friend, Veronica at Crunchy VT Mommy, has a great feature on her blog: Things That Got My Goat This Week.  I am definitely ready to play this week! First thing that got my goat this week: Daylight Savings Time "Fall Back": This came as quite a shock to me. I used to love this time change, an extra hour of sleep? Sign me up, no problem! I had no idea that it translates to "your baby … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday: Lambchop’s Reliquary


Ok, I lied, there will be a few words. For my 30th birthday, my wonderful husband had a custom reliquary made portraying my beautiful Lambchop, you can read more about this special dog here. Erin at Commemorative Jewelry designed this piece and was amazing to work with! … [Read more...]