Eulogy For My Abs

Like a lot of moms, I have been struggling to accept my post-baby body. Basically, I didn’t accept it. Instead I’ve been dieting and exercising in an attempt to unearth the old me hidden beneath the layers of allowed pregnancy cravings, exhaustion, stress-eating and breastfeeding hunger. I’ve been eating clean 90% of the time and…

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The Sands of Time

When did you first realize you were aging? I know the exact moment it hit me. I was 27. I learned that year that the maximum age to try out for American Idol was 28. It offended me that even if I had a massive hidden talent I could soon be too old for it…

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Fluff Emergency

In April of this year, I lost the baby my husband and I had been planning due to an ectopic pregnancy.  It was rough physically and emotionally but this isn’t about such sad things.  This is far more vain that that.  My current problem is that it caused me to be fatter than I wanted…

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