The First Year Of Motherhood

Dear Fellow Mama In Waiting, Welcome to the mom tribe. I know how you must be feeling right now, I know because I’ve been there too. These last few weeks have felt excruciatingly long, you’re hot and exhausted and everyone keeps asking if the baby is here. It’s easy to feel not only anxious butContinue reading “The First Year Of Motherhood”

Daily Rituals- Part 2: Getting Fresh Air

If I don’t get out of the house every day I feel stuffy. This became especially true when I became a mom. For my sake and my daughter’s rain or shine, we try to get out even if it’s for a walk around the block. She loves to observe people and the world around her.Continue reading “Daily Rituals- Part 2: Getting Fresh Air”

Daily Rituals: Part 1- Coffee

I’m gonna come out and say it- I am NOT a morning person by choice. So, of course, I was blessed with a child who loves to wake up early. It starts off quietly. I hear some movement and I whisper to myself oh please no. Then I hear umgedigadigo… I think to myself – OkayContinue reading “Daily Rituals: Part 1- Coffee”

How To Know If She’s ‘The One’

Proposing to my wife was a big choice. For most men, the decision to get married isn’t something that happens easily. It takes lots of thought, questioning, and really digging deep. For most men, the idea of getting married is a scary decision. Choosing to commit, for most men, brings up all sorts of questions. “IsContinue reading “How To Know If She’s ‘The One’”

Mikey’s Travels – Egypt – The Gift Of The Nile

In 2015, I went on an adventure to the “Land of the Pharaohs”. I went for the Great Pyramids, but I never wanted to leave thanks to the captivating chaos juxtaposed against gentle days floating down the Nile. Sailing on a traditional Felucca from start to finish, this was the only way to truly step intoContinue reading “Mikey’s Travels – Egypt – The Gift Of The Nile”

Happy Wife, Happy Life?

There are all sorts of antiquated marriage advices out there, but it turns out that there’s one relationship theory that we constantly here: “Happy Wife, Happy Life.” Of course, I want my wife to be happy. I do my best to make sure she is. I do the things I know that please her, and avoidContinue reading “Happy Wife, Happy Life?”

I’m 30 Years Old! Now What?!

I have OFFICIALLY reached the new quarter-life milestone! I just hit the milestone in February. I am married to my soulmate with a baby and I am still very happy with being the typical millennial — possessing all the qualities that my generation are known to possess. As I stared at the mirror in self-pityContinue reading “I’m 30 Years Old! Now What?!”

Awesome Things Today & Every Day

To me, happiness is everywhere. I find myself happy about moments, things, people and places. Its a circle. Yes, think Lion King. circllleee of lyfffeee.  Side note- how do we feel about Beyonce as Nala? Anyways, I digress….. I recently saw Every Brilliant Thing – an emotionally packed one man show about a list of Continue reading “Awesome Things Today & Every Day”