All Posts By Jenny

Shopping in NYC

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After so many years on a tight budget, I've mastered the art of getting true pleasure from window shopping. The Hudson Yards shops did not disappoint. I could easily spend an entire afternoon -- and at least $250k there (not kidding). Here are a few of my faves that I'll be daydreaming about for the ...

My Favorite Beauty Products

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In general, I'm super careful about what I put in my body and equally as careful about what I put on it. And when I'm pregnant I'm an absolute psycho about it. Sulfates and parabens (chemicals in a lot of products) aren't proven safe and have actually been associated with birth defects in animal studies. ...

How I Manage Pregnancy Weight Gain

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I had three babies in less than three years. I gained 27 pounds with my first, 25 with my second and 22 with my third.  Here's how I did it... I don't f$#! around I take nutrition very seriously (duh, I'm an RD), but when I'm pregnant I'm borderline psycho about it. I'm growing a PERSON. Everything I ...

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My Halloween Candy Plan

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Yesterday a fellow mom reached out to ask how I deal with Halloween candy in my house since I'm a known anti-candy fanatic. Here's what she asked and here are my answers: Do you let your kids eat the Halloween candy? Yep. It's once a year so I don't stress too much about it. I do try to ...

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Newborn Tips From a Mother of Three

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After three newborns and countless compliments on "how well I'm doing," (who knew!?) I figure I must be doing something right and my newfound knowledge is probably worth sharing. Obviously these tips are what I did and what worked for me so they may not all work for you, but they're certainly worth a try ...