I want to talk parenting today. But first, today I turn 31. Last year I got sentimental on my birthday. This year, it’s no big deal. I’ve been securely in my thirties for a year now, & I can say, life … Continue reading
Addressing a reader’s concern–is it possible to lose weight without resorting back to disordered eating?
Me & Hyrum, Amalia, 2009 This is not the post I was intending to write today. But, from time to time, I receive notes from you. They touch me, make me think, & occasionally, like this one, cause me … Continue reading
A few years ago I did a post where I shared a little bit about my personal life, & then asked you to share. It’s been one of my favorite posts because I got to know you better, got a … Continue reading
pinned to my holiday board, image from StellarSky If I think too much about what I’m doing as a blogger, I begin to freak myself out. This occurred to me the other day, in a startlingly acute fashion, when … Continue reading
Sheesh. What a weekend. First, our $35 lawnmower we bought off craigslist died, completely, fully. (This is San Antonio, where you still mow your lawn in November. It is 80 degrees out, after all.) Salem’s balloon that she got from … Continue reading
A reader, Tanya, made a comment a few weeks ago about how she noticed my perspective on food & body image has made a subtle shift over the years. It has. I think personal evolution is inevitable, & hopefully, for … Continue reading