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”
Things Not To Say To A Mom
I was having a long, wonderful conversation with my friend, writer of Raw Uncensored Mom , (someone you should totally follow, by the way) about the ridiculously crazy things…… Read more “Things Not To Say To A Mom”
Sharing the Holidays
Sharing the Holidays:
“We compromise without resentment. We go in knowing that we may be sacrificing time with our loved ones, but we’re gaining times with other loved ones. “
A Letter To My Friends Without Kids
Know that I love you. Yes, my stories of the babe chasing cats may get old to you or her growing a tooth or waking up at 2:00 a.m. can get annoying, but hearing you say, “Man, that sucks” means the world to me.
Competitive Moms vs Moms Who Just Want to Do Their Own Thing
The beauty of belonging to a mom’s group or having friends who are moms is that they feel your pain. Oh, you can’t go out for brunch…… Read more “Competitive Moms vs Moms Who Just Want to Do Their Own Thing”
Moms vs Depression
Mom with depression: you are not alone.
Staying Fit As a Mom vs Living Your Mom Life
This post is an extremely personal, comical, and descriptive account of my attempts at weight loss post-baby. It includes the physical details of what it's like.
Daycare vs Mama Bear
Our daughter was placed in an in-home daycare when she was 12 weeks until about two weeks ago. Let’s say the woman in charge’s name is Maleficent.…… Read more “Daycare vs Mama Bear”
Driving vs Flying
There once was a tale of a people just trying to survive with their families in a poor town. This evil man comes into town and steals…… Read more “Driving vs Flying”