The Story Behind Benny’s Name

The Story Behind Benny’s Name

I thought this week would be the perfect time to share the story behind Benny's name. Today I shared one of my favorite children's books, Always Anjali, on Instagram Reels. In the book, the main character has trouble accepting her unique name. Our son is named Benjamin João, and this is the story of how [...]

11/18 Life Update- My View From the Couch

11/18 Life Update- My View From the Couch

Trigger warning- This post contains details about our pregnancy complications. How I'm Feeling First and foremost, we're incredibly relieved that Baby Boy is still in there and looking very strong. I am reminded everyday that I have the best partner and friend in Ben as he continues to show me what unconditional love looks like. [...]

Better Together

Better Together

We are better together- always. I feel super passionate about the current state of public education. As someone who once worked in an underfunded school, I am the first person to get on my soapbox and talk about how all schools are not created equal. Yes, all teachers spend their own hard-earned money on items [...]

Love It or Leave It- 10 Baby Products

Love It or Leave It- 10 Baby Products

Love it or leave it- 10 baby products- my thoughts on some popular products. I will say that each product listed comes with rave reviews. So, as always, these are just personal opinions on what we've loved and what we could have lived without. SollyWrap- Leave it!: This baby carrier comes with rave reviews. I [...]