So, yes. We’re pregnant. WE are pregnant. He’s as much of a part of this as I am. No, his body isn’t sacrificed. No, he doesn’t experience the same shaming we mothers do. No, he won’t experience the pain of child birth. But he does as much as he possibly can to share the burdens and the beauties of this pregnancy, and I would never take either from him.
Moms, This 2019, Be “Happy Better”
So, it’s that time of year. We’re all thinking of how we can be better in 2019. How can I be a better person? How can I…… Read more “Moms, This 2019, Be “Happy Better””
No, I’m Not Disappointed We’re Having Another Girl
So, we’re pregnant! We’re having another girl! Emmie is so freaking excited to be a big sister…we think…she actually doesn’t really seem to get it, so we’re…… Read more “No, I’m Not Disappointed We’re Having Another Girl”
Stop Judging Moms’ Birth Stories
My sister recently had a handsome, probably smart, and incredible baby boy. Since there are two of us with babes in the family, we got to discussing…… Read more “Stop Judging Moms’ Birth Stories”
Badass Mom– Archer and Olive
I met this Badass Mom, Bonnie, when I first arrived to Austin. I could already tell that this empathetic, compassionate, beautiful, talented, and insane woman would be…… Read more “Badass Mom– Archer and Olive”
Baddass Mom– My Life In Real Color
Alyssa Wheatley, blogger of My Life in Real Color, is one of the sassiest, most fun, and most caring people I’ve ever met (via FaceTime). Even though…… Read more “Baddass Mom– My Life In Real Color”
How a Working Mom Schedules Her Life and Pretends to Be Organized
It’s true– I work a lot. Probably too much. It’s hard when you love both your job and your family. Because I spend so much of my time away from home, or studying, or blogging, it’s important to keep a pretty organized schedule.
Thank You For Being A Firecracker
You are a steam engine, running around tirelessly from the moment you awaken at 6:30 am to your midday too-short nap to your evening slumber. You beg…… Read more “Thank You For Being A Firecracker”
I See You, Mom in Airport
I have a vivacious 17 month old daughter. Her energy, enthusiasm, and endurance make her this incredible force to be reckoned with. She is observant and tenacious.…… Read more “I See You, Mom in Airport”
But Moms Can’t Make Mistakes!
This is hard for me to admit, but I made a mistake this week. I know, I know. Moms are supposed to be perfect. If we’re not…… Read more “But Moms Can’t Make Mistakes!”