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As promised…

So, in this post I'm doing two things I said I wasn't going to do. I'm posting a pic which features my kid as more than a faceless newborn and me in my, not quite as fit as I'd like to be, shape. I realized I was being ridiculously vain and if the dreaded anonymous wants to tell me that I'm fat and ugly, so be it. The hubs thinks I'm hot. Ah ha. Oh and everybody swear you won't kidnap my bambino. I know he's pretty but he's mine. Ok, conceited parent moment is...

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One Year Ago Today…

One year ago today this little bundle of joy entered my life. Please excuse the horrendous picture. I had just done a lot of huffing and puffing after all. Now, if you lovely readers don't mind, I would like to talk to my little man for a moment. I can't believe you're one my darling boy. I feel like I was being wheeled out of the hospital with you nestled in my arms a mere moment ago. You have made my life so much sweeter than I ever could have imagined it would be. I...

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Urbana, A Dinner Party to Remember

This past Saturday evening I celebrated my birthday with a group of friends at a local Washington, DC restaurant and wine bar, Urbana. The cuisine is Italian and the mood is set with a modern sleek decor and best was that everyone seemed to really love their dishes. My homemade butternut squash ravioli was so divine I had to pass it around for everyone to taste. For dessert, the peanut butter mouse in a chocolate crust was simply heaven in a spoon. (the before photo of the peanut butter mouse) However, as I started...

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It’s time to get organized!

Anyone who knows me could tell you that organization is not exactly my strong suit. Call up any one of my roommates over the years and I’m sure they could fill your ear with tales of the disaster area that was my room. Well, now that I’m a parent and trying to work from home I think it’s about time I turn over a new leaf. Granted I’m not tripping over my clothes anymore but that’s because they are all stuffed in my closet. Ah ha! So I’ve found these great products to help get...

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