Seventeen. At seventeen I was planning my future. There were college visits, graduation parties, and drill team banquets. I was blessed with an infinite amount of love and support from my family. I was safe and secure, with nothing to fear. At seventeen, I was just a girl, eager for the endless opportunities before me. At seventeen Maria was … Continue reading Numbers

We've been running together since she was 6 months old. That's four years and more miles than I can count. It hit me last night, as I stared at the back of that beautiful baby blonde head, that our jogging stroller days will soon be over. Words cannot express how deeply I have cherished running the trails … Continue reading

Women Warriors: Ashley Eastin

LoveBabyFood is honored that Ashley Eastin is willing to share her journey of  motherhood and healthy living with us. Ashley's powerful story shines a light on the many labels women find themselves living within, while revealing the beauty of the complexities that make up our lives. I am humbled and inspired by this beautiful momma and woman. My Best Friend is Me, … Continue reading Women Warriors: Ashley Eastin

Couscous Stuffed Tomatoes

My little love and I recently joined a gym.  Mentally, this was a difficult step.  I've never been a gym person, mainly because I love running outdoors and find gyms to be slightly intimidating.  There are weird noises, rows of machines that I have no idea how to use, and lots of spandex. Shin splints forced my hand however, and … Continue reading Couscous Stuffed Tomatoes