• Bittersweet Break Up

    This is not a mutual break up.  But it is understandable.  I have become less interesting, less flexible, less exciting.  I’m just plain ol’ me.  All of a sudden, the world opened up and there was so much more to see.  Something better came along.  Something more fun, flexible, and exciting. My heart is a little bit broken tonight.  Just a little bit.  I haven’t nursed Nathan in 43 hours.  Nearly two days.  I think this might be it.  It might be over. The day Nathan entered the world was one of the best days of my life.  I felt so empowered.  I felt so strong.  So happy.  So blessed. …

  • How-To: Gluten Free Quinoa Baby Cereal

    I wanted to do a quick post on the Quinoa Cereal I have been feeding baby bug since I’ve had a few questions asked about it.  He’s had some issues lately, requiring me to cut the rice cereal out of his diet, so we’ve switched over to this recipe instead.  Quinoa is a high protein, gluten free grain.  It has a strong flavor, but it’s grown on me and I’ve been eating it for years now in place of couscous and tabbouleh in salads, hot cereals, and more.  I’m really excited to have found an easy and fast way to prepare it so it is much more baby friendly than…