We enter motherhood with the desire to give our children the world. For some reason this means giving everything WE have until there is nothing left to give. At some point somethings gotta give, right? We end up taking on so much, that we become resentful of our children and spouse but for what reason ? I mean, lets be… Read More Getting Over Asking for Help and Saying No
Today has been one of those days. The type of day where before everyone woke up and I just knew things were going to turn sour real fast. For starters my son has a cold. Someone at some point told me that when boys get sick they express their discomfort in very melodramatic ways…. I would strongly… Read More I Don’t Always Like My Children
There is nothing more exciting than seeing your children get along. When your children get along it makes for a much happier home. Just like with any other relationship, there will be good days and bad days. Here are a few tips to help your children find more good days than bad and build life… Read More 6 Ways to Raise Children Who Love Each Other
Whelp, here I am in my 26th week of my 3rd pregnancy and for the most part I feel awesome. I am very fortunate that each of my pregnancies has been, for the most part, relatively easy. Besides the occasional sciatica flare up and carpal tunnel syndrome pain, I can’t complain. Being pregnant is kind of… Read More 10 Reasons You Should Keep Working Out During Pregnancy
The eve of Valentine’s Day is upon us! As many of us moms are scattering to put together Valentine’s Day cards and treats on behalf of our children, I am here to beg you to “PUT DOWN THE HOT PINK SPRINKLES!” Look, I don’t claim to be one of those Pinterest moms. Yes, there have been… Read More I Don’t Claim to be a Pinterest Mom
“Sunday Funday” has a completely different meaning these days. Long gone are the lazy Sunday mornings filled with bottomless mimosa brunches and hangovers. Yeah, your Sunday mornings are still probably lazy and you probably have a hangover but more likely because of a lack of sleep. And instead of bottomless mimosas you find yourself rewarming… Read More Sunday: My Favorite Day of the Week
Both kids are finally sleeping through the night, you are out of the needy baby stage (for now) and you and your partner are finally able to enjoy an occasional date night here and there. Life is good! You have found your rhythm! Then suddenly, your boobs start hurting and your moods are all of the… Read More Third Time’s A Charm, Right?