Friday Favs: 1/19/18

Hellloooo again. Before I jump right into today’s post pretending I didn’t take an 11-month hiatus, let’s catch up. My daughter turns ONE on Tuesday! And…. I am pregnant! We are all caught up. You didn’t miss much. . . . Now that the 2018 grind is in full effect, I thought a Friday Favs post would be a good … Read More

Pumping Pursuits

  “I am going to start pumping tomorrow.” I said this for 3 days in a row before I finally hooked myself up to my milk making machine. I don’t know why, but it was hard to bring myself to set up the pump and get started. I was either overwhelmed or too tired…if I had to guess. But I … Read More

She’s Here – A Birth Story

Welcome to the world, Piper Jo “PJ” Siceloff. 1.23.2017 // 1:41 pm // 6 lbs, 5 oz // 19” long // 37.0 weeks She is perfect. She fills places in my heart I did not know existed. I can’t believe I have a daughter. Below is Piper’s birth story. Beware, if you are easily offended by bodily fluids, this post … Read More

How I Plan to Feed My Baby: an organic infant formula review  

Many people have asked me how I plan to feed my baby girl, Piper, when she arrives in February. The question is reasonable considering that my own dietary choice labels me as a ovo-pesco vegetarian (translation: dairy free vegetarian who eats eggs and fish). I get the curiosity. Will my daughter be subjected to my “special” diet? It is something … Read More

Reflections + Resolutions: 2016/2017

First, I’d like to take a moment to ask Father Time to slow this shit down. Is it just me, or does time seem to accelerate at a faster rate as we age? I mean… where the heck did 2016 go? This past year has been an eventful one, both in the media/public arena as well as in my personal/professional … Read More