What is Happening to my Brain?

Wasn’t it just August? I feel like I blinked and September and October are over. We seem to be in a pretty heavy fog in our house lately. I hate the word busy and quite frankly it annoys me when people tell me how ‘busy’ they are. I’ve always thought that if something is really […]

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Easy and Delicious Applesauce Muffins

Well I have good news and bad news. The good news is that at 8 months G seems to have grown out of her milk protein allergy and is now cleared to eat dairy. Even more exciting, I’m also cleared to eat dairy. Oh cheese and chocolate, how I’ve missed you. I never stopped thinking […]

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Can Pregnancy Cause Gallstones?

Yes. Yes, it can, and it happened to me after I had A. In general women are twice as likely as men are to develop gallstones and due to hormonal changes during pregnancy that risk can be elevated even more. Until I found myself dealing with gallstones, I had no idea that this was a […]

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The Family that Skates Together

Back when I was pregnant with A and I told everyone that I was having a girl, a common reply was, “How exciting! A little figure skater!” or “So are you going to put her on skates?!” My response was always “I’ll take her skating but she can choose her own hobbies!” (accompanied by nervous […]

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