What I'm Loving Wednesday. The Chocolate Covered Holiday Edition.

Chocolate. Christmas. Chocolate covered Christmas. Yes, yes and YES! My two favorite "ch" words are even better together. So this holiday edition of my Wednesday favs goes out to all you beautiful chocolate lovers out there. Whether it's gifting, getting, eating or drinking, I've got you covered. Chocolate covered ;)

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Getting to the Heart of Chakras

Sometimes when the modern world leaves me feeling less than and a bit undone, I turn to the traditional world. Specifically, I turn to yoga, to Ayurvedic wisdom and ultimately, to myself. Believe you me, I am no expert in this ancient science. I am no expert in yoga. And certainly no expert at life. I turn to these things because they provide comfort... a safe place from the storm that sometimes stirs up inside of me. Maybe you can relate?

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Silencing Your Inner Mean Girl and 9 mos Postpartum Update

Today is Emma's 9 month birthday! That means it's been 9 whole months since my body gave birth to that beautiful little human. What an amazing journey that's been! Watching my baby bump grow little by little and sometimes, seemingly over night by a lot! Then giving birth. And wow, not recognizing my new body in the mirror. Wondering if it would ever resemble something like the one I worked so hard to achieve before. Dealing with healing and around-the-clock care for a newborn. Then, slowly walking more and more everyday. Walking turning into running. Then tucking, shaking, pulsing, planking, dancing. Becoming stronger and stronger while my body slowly started resembling the one I once knew.

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