A Birthday Wish, and Looking Ahead Together…

First order of business for the day:  A Big Fat HAPPY BIRTHDAY to my husbo!  Yup, it’s my man’s big day! Unfortunately, we’ve had some expenses recently (perhaps you heard me mention on FB or Twitter that my ceiling began to cave in during our recent monsoon?), and we’re looking to buy a new house… [read more]

Wordless Wednesday: First Night Away From Home!

Mother Earth News Fair: Food

Ever since we booked our tickets to the Mother Earth News Fair, I’ve been dreaming about food. Natural food, organic food, interesting food, locally grown food, vegetarian food, vegan food, sustainable food, healthy food…you name it. I was ready. This past week, I even set aside a little extra money to bring some food back… [read more]

Adjusting to Motherhood: My Biggest Challenge


I’ve always been a classic Type A personality–a chronic overachiever, and frankly, a bit of a control freak. That’s not to say I did everything perfectly, but I always strove to, and I based my own personal self-worth on my achievements and ability to do everything, all at once. To me, unless I got an… [read more]

Zico Coconut Water Winner!

According to Random.org, my Zico coconut water winner is: Lisa’s Foods with comment number 7! Lisa will receive a case of assorted Zico flavors! Congrats, Lisa! I’m emailing you this very minute… 😀 Oh, and by the way, Lisa has a very inspiring blog, which features a simple, yet unconventional approach to good health and… [read more]