Month 1: Mommy Update

I can’t believe it’s been a month (well 5 weeks) since Bean made his debut.  Life will never be the same (I wouldn’t change a thing).  I’m so in love with this little human!  I’ll tell you more about changes with Bean in another post.  This post is about changes with me! First, healing…this will…

Bean’s Early Arrival!

  Where do I start?! Let’s go back a few weeks. I had been preparing for our baby shower and the pressure was increasing by the day…no, not social pressure…pressure below.  While I was still working out, it was at a much lower intensity and with many breaks because Bean felt so much lower than…

Happy Mother’s Day!

Yesterday was eye-opening for me as I sat on a patio overlooking the James River while brunching and chatting with my parents and fiance.  It all makes sense now… When Bean’s Dad and I first realized we were expecting, I was surprised…wait, terrified that we would be responsible for someone’s LIFE.  Yes, it was that…

Adulting 2.0

Time feels like it’s flying and my emotions are all over the place.  On the one hand, I feel calm about meeting Bean and embarking on the journey of parenthood.  On the other hand, I’m realizing this may be the busiest year in my adult life (thus far). Not only am I preparing to being…

New York to D.C.

  So it’s been a crazy week in the Nation’s capital.  There have been a lot of changes and even more protests.  Last weekend was a blur for me (hence the radio silence here) and I’m just now able to somewhat gather my thoughts about a few things. I had the opportunity to run for…