Adventures in parenting, lesson #157: Patience, Play-Doh, and Preschoolers (read this is you want to laugh today)
*Note: I wrote this a few months ago, but my daughter is still very much into Play-doh, and has since lost the pink one by flushing it down the toilet (my favorite color. Figures) . Yes. The whole tub. Thank goodness for my husband’s daring plumbing rescue. Read on to find out why the heck […]
If you like to be right all the time, read this.
Being right all the time is pretty fun. I mean, maybe not all the time, but most of the time. I mean, who likes to be wrong? I’m happy to report (with no smugness at all, haha), that when I am wrong, even though it feels horrible, I’m pretty good at taking responsibility for it. […]
Writer’s Block and a Confession I’m Absolutely Terrified to Share With You
I have a confession to make. Since my last post (you know, the one where I admitted that I was breaking down?), I’ve been unearthing a lot of shit (sorry, there is no better word to describe it). I’m talking unprocessed experiences I’ve been storing in my cells and nervous system, limiting beliefs I didn’t […]
I’m Breaking Down: A Candid Account of my Deeply Personal Struggle
If you look really closely at my left eye, you’ll notice something, something that’s been happening a lot lately: It twitches. Some might say it’s because of a lack of magnesium, but I and my doctor agree: my magnesium levels are just fine. And we also both agree on something else: I’m burnt out. I’m […]
Healthy Holiday Gift Giving: My Top 10 Most Favorite Vegan Cookbooks
Looking for the perfect gift for your healthy friend or hostess? Why not give them a cookbook they’ll love!? Here are my top 10 favorite vegan cookbooks: 1. Thug Kitchen: Eat like You Give a F*ck Yup – the prose and recipe directions in this book are as colorful as the title. LOVE LOVE LOVE […]
Off the Grid: Need an excuse to take a vacation? This is it.
Earlier this year, my friend was himming and hawing about whether or not she should go on a yoga retreat to Tahiti at the end of June. This girl works her ass off. We’re talking 14 hour days, and often, weekends too. “Go!” I urged her. “Ya, but it’s $1800 just for the flight!” she […]