Meeting Talie Morgan

The one thing you learn pretty quickly when giving birth is that you are not in control. Going into labor, like most people, Seth and I had an idea of how we wanted things to go. I wanted to have a natural labor, meaning a vaginal delivery and no pain medication. Having a doula for a cousin and being surrounded by many moms, both vets and rookies, we listened to their advice and viewed our
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2016 – This Year’s Personal

2015 was fantastic in a lot of ways. It was the first year I really experienced the freedom and lifestyle I so desperately craved when I started working at home. We settled into our first single-family home, a 1913 house owned by my grandparents where we plan to stay until we buy our own place. And despite having no real plans at the beginning of the year, we traveled to Big Sur (here and here)
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Welcoming Our Own

Happy 2016! It’s been just about a month since I’ve written here. After writing this post, I felt a pull to take a step back from blogging and posting on social media as much. In that post and in my newsletter last week, I mentioned I felt like I was going through an evolution – a transformation, if you will. Well, a lot of that has to do with the fact that Seth and I
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Conflicting Energies

As you may (or may not have!) noticed, I’ve been a little quieter than usual around here. I didn’t do a post for Thanksgiving or participate in any of the Black Friday or Cyber Monday sales. Honestly, I just didn’t want to. I had no desire. All I wanted was to be off the computer. To be present with the people I loved. To watch movies and eat and relax and talk and visit without
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