VEGAN Grocery List

VEGAN Grocery List

thought I'd list some of my favorite vegan products. It's always hard trying a new diet and not knowing what to cook. Some of my favorite pre-made meals are actually easy to find at most stores! 

Amy's was the first brand I found that carried a ton of vegan options. You can find them in tons of grocery stores as well as Target and Walmart! 

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Aeri Elalia - A Birth Story

Aeri Elalia - A Birth Story

Around 7am I started feeling a lot of lower back pain with each contraction. I knew I was in labor and didn't want to wait too long and be that girl who's baby comes out in the car on the way to the hospital! Sal had just left to take my Dad and little brother Tryst to the airport because Tryst had to get back to Vegas for school. At 9am, I gave my Doctor's office a call and told her I thought I was in labor. She told me to head to the hospital and that one of her co-workers, Dr. Nitz was on call and she'd have a look at me. I was happy to hear that Dr. Nitz was there because she was part of the team that helped turn the baby during our version at 36 weeks when she was breech.

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A letter to a Toddler

A letter to a Toddler

Your sister fell asleep after she finished eating so I put her down. I went to check on you, when I noticed you had fallen asleep, head cramped against the basket, in just your pullup. At first, I felt relief that the both of you were asleep and I could get to the dishes, finish the laundry, or pickup all the dirty diapers lying around. But I just stood there, starring at you. You were so peaceful and so beautiful I couldn't move. 

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