Mother’s Day Weekend Roundup

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I’m not one for glorifying holidays invented by Hallmark, but I had a great Mother’s Day weekend this year. It was combined with Eden’s 8th birthday party, so by 7pm on Sunday night, I was done. I know this because my ankles start to resemble tree trunks. Here are some highlights… Friday night, I picked […]

Life in the Stoian Household


I left last post on a bit of a sour note. Guess what happened about two days after I ranted about the shit quality of Access Health CT? I got an email from a lovely lady in outreach who said she wanted to talk to me about my blog post. I have no idea how […]

Easter & April Vacation Photos


June 13th feels so far away right now. And yet, I can’t believe I’m 31 weeks pregnant already. Where did the time go? The nerves are starting to set in. Labor, delivery, postpartum recovery, sleep deprivation…. I feel like the Little Engine That Could. “I think I can, I think I can, I think I […]

The Smartest Thing You Can Do to Claim the Life You Want


This post today is for moms who think they can’t change their circumstances because either: They have no financial independence They have children and responsibilities that tie them down You can. There is a choice somewhere in the midst of your storm. It may be a scary risky one, but it’s there. I’ve written a lot […]