It's been a long summer for me. I'm just now hitting 7.5 weeks post-op from my hernia surgery and lawddddd what a recovery. As always recommended please do your research before you agree to procedures! No complaints here-but I thought I'd bounce-back quicker! And summertime is all about feeling comfortable, cooling down, and making memories. So … Continue reading Saturday Blues
Perfect day to start a routine right? Things have been so crazy for us this summer and I've never been more excited to jump back into the books! Going back to school has been a huge goal of mine since my first postpartum experience, but unfortunately finding and maintaining childcare was always the biggest hurdle. … Continue reading Throw it together
Hi!! It's been forever-ever, and surprisingly i'm happy about it. Mostly because I've taken so much time to get back in-touch with myself; and re-humble. I came to many realizations and at this point in time I'm feeling relieved, rested, and ready! For years I blocked out reality unintentionally. I've always been surrounded by others who have … Continue reading Never lose your ‘fierce’…introducing Fierce Lane
Tonight's a late night post, and a few days too late! I've been adding more color to my wardrobe lately and I'm not complaining! I think what I try to embody the most when reflecting Andrea Valentini is athleisure. After children I can't tell you how many days a week I am in "fitness attire." … Continue reading Lime
We've all been struggling to see the sun these days, and I swear every time it peeks it's way out my mood does flips. On another note, two baby girls later and none of my summer clothes from previous years fit. But I've never felt more of a woman, baby hips in full affect. When it … Continue reading Some sunshine?
Social media man....such a love hate relationship with it, I have. For years I loooooved the simple fact that I could check in on those who I wonder about. Or that simple reminder of a birthday that pops up! Then as time passed, I realized a simple text is different. More genuine, closer to the touch. … Continue reading Stand Out!
Without Mothers, who would we be? Nothing, no one, non existent. Since becoming a mother I've appreciated life 100x more. Not only was pregnancy an amazing feeling for me, but giving birth changed my life. Pushing through the struggle made me witness my own strength; a strength I never knew I had. Watching James smile … Continue reading To all the Mama’s