Life With Four Boys Aged Six and Under: A Snapshot

  A few days ago, I woke up in the morning to my four-year-old walking into my room and yelling, “Mom! There’s poop!”   Instantly, I’m PISSED. So in my demon voice, I said, “WHAT DO YOU MEAN THERE’S POOP???”   As it turned out, my dog had pooped on her dog bed. WHAT DOG CRAPS ON THEIR OWN BED?…

The BEST One-Pot, Auto-Immune Friendly Meal To Make When You’re Craving Pizza

Three years ago, I was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, an auto-immune disease that attacks the thyroid.  I was 9 months postpartum with my second baby, and I was SO. EXHAUSTED. I assumed that I was tired because I had two small children but this type of exhaustion was BEYOND.  My baby was sleeping through the night and yet I could…

My Take: On Never Having A Daughter

One of my best friends is pregnant with her first baby.

When she told me after her 20-week ultrasound that it was going to be a girl, she seemed uncomfortable to share the news with me. I really couldn’t blame her; she knew how badly I had wanted a girl, and four boys later that ship has sailed for me.