Travel, Motherhood, and City Life with a Baby

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An Update from the Second Trimester

An Update from the Second Trimester

I am writing this post while 29 weeks pregnant, so no longer in the second trimester. But, having looked back on the last trimester, I am able to share things that have helped me along the way, and my general experience.

We’re Having a Baby!

We’re Having a Baby!

If you follow me on Instagram or over on The Boston Day Book, you’ve likely already caught wind of this news — butΒ either way, I am so excited to share that Matt and I are welcoming a baby boy this June.

Looking to Thirty

Looking to Thirty

On the eve of my thirtieth birthday, I find myself pulling together the fragments and sentiments of the last decade. That time my eyes first locked with Matt’s and I could feel his authenticity and kindness before I even knew him. The decisions to leave […]

A Sunny Wednesday

A Sunny Wednesday

As spring ushered out a long winter, I’ve been shedding past lives, too. Last month, I left my full-time job, which was actually more emotionally taxing than I ever thought leaving a job could be – I suppose that is the beauty of leaving something […]

The Tipping Point

The Tipping Point

It’s easy to pinpoint the moment(s) in your life when life as you knew it changed. Although these moments are cumulative and fluid, it can often feel like a sharp departure and you’re left grasping for the ground. Anything to hold on to, really. I […]