Chef Mamma

I’m on a cooking journey again.  Since my father’s passing I’ve been thinking a lot about diet and quality of life.  I’m trying to find a balance of eating well and enjoying what we eat.  A good friend lent me the book “Food Rules”.  It was a good read. It made sense and much of … Continue reading Chef Mamma

Yoga…I’m back!

Because I’ve been feeling so stressed with my dad’s illness I decided it was time to get back into yoga.  Before P was born I went regularly, 3-4 times a week. While I was pregnant with her I went daily. It really does my body so much good and I’ve missed it terribly.I belonged to … Continue reading Yoga…I’m back!


I haven’t posted in a while because I got sick on Thanksgiving Day.  The glands in my throat swelled up to the size of a tennis ball. Ironically it hurt to eat on the one day of the year when we’re allowed to eat till we pop buttons!    The doctor said I had to … Continue reading Dragging

I’ve had it!

Some women are like black widows, except instead of eating up men they eat up other women.  On an almost daily basis I encounter women being shitty to other women. It REALLY blows my mind when it’s a mother doing it to another mother. When someone is entering a bathroom with a stroller and another person … Continue reading I’ve had it!

Mamma Said….

…there would be days like this!  My mother often told stories of me eating my Aunt’s expensive French, face cream when I was around two.  I laughed but secretly thought that won’t happen to me.  She must have known what I was thinking because she would immediately say I’d probably lose a jar or two … Continue reading Mamma Said….


Parenting is hard. It doesn’t matter what you are: a stay at home mom, dad, working mom, dad. Single parents – forget about it!!! I really don’t know how they do it. Last week I balled my eyes out on numerous occasions! I needed a break. I hate that I need a break from my … Continue reading Aaaaaah!