Kisses & Lessons … at 27

So I turned 27 the other day. I know it will seem so young after I get older but right now…. it seems like I’m way past my years of ‘glory’ – my years of still trying my chance at change. And it makes me anxious inside. It even makes me less patient, less eager […]

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I do not want to be selfish….ever

This is a mommy rant hating on a childless author. Just so you’re warned. I recently read an article about how the author did not want any kids….”ever.” In the article she was explaining how she was a single child and absolutely loved it. She explained how that made her career-focused, selfish and self-centered. And […]

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a day of the fathers…

That’s me on the left…all blurry because I “never sat still” according to my mom. As my mom shared with me the ONLY photo that exists with us as a family (they left Romania for the U.S. shortly after this was taken), I can’t help but feel a little…melancholic(?). It is quite ironic that I’m […]

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God created them to be selfish…

A friend told me yesterday “People who say ‘babies can’t be spoiled’ have no understanding of the nature of human selfishness, and likely haven’t ever been parents.” Mind you, I definitely don’t think she is wrong but my hormonal, baby blued mind made me look at my almost 4-week old daughter as some kind of evil creature existing just […]

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