To the Parents Who Don’t Have it all Figured Out…

Mom guilt sneaks up on me just like every other mom. Some days, I think I’m doing awesome. I can get my kids to eat healthy food, play happily without asking for any screen time, get them in the car without a fight and basically live out my super mom dreams. And then there areContinue reading “To the Parents Who Don’t Have it all Figured Out…”

What Motherhood (Honestly) Means to Me

I had to shut my mouth at church on Sunday because in our class, the question was asked, “What does motherhood mean to you?” While everyone started spouting off all the reasons motherhood was so special and meaningful to them, I nodded and smiled in agreement even though my insides were screaming out snarky commentsContinue reading “What Motherhood (Honestly) Means to Me”

I’m Back from My Six-Month Hiatus!

Ok, so it’s been 6 months since I last posted anything. Oops. I really don’t have a good excuse. Life happens. What’s important is that I’m back with lots of more tips to share with you amd more ideas for what I want to do with this blog, so I hope you stick around! AnContinue reading “I’m Back from My Six-Month Hiatus!”

Quick Update

Hi! Good news: baby number 2 is here! Actually, he’s been here since February as he decided to come a month early! All is well and he is a strong, tough little guy. I’ve been MIA here due to trying to adjust to life as a mom of two. Clearly, it’s thrown me off myContinue reading “Quick Update”

Confession: I Almost Quit This Blog

Well, friends, it’s a new year and I have several blog post ideas from last year that never came to fruition. They are still sitting in my draft box. My goal has always been to come out with 1 or 2 blog posts per month, but that hasn’t happened for several reasons. One thing I’ve been strugglingContinue reading “Confession: I Almost Quit This Blog”

What Do I Really Need for Baby?

Well, I’m pregnant again! With my first son only just having turned 1 in July, lots of people are asking me if this pregnancy was planned. So nosey. I get it though. To have kids this close together has to be an accident right? Well, actually no. I wanted another baby. I have had peopleContinue reading “What Do I Really Need for Baby?”

Keeping it Tidy with a Baby

I’ve always refused to believe that having kids would mean that my house would always be a wreck. To be sure, kids are messy. Add to that the never-ending exhaustion of parenthood, and who has the time for cleaning? The first few weeks after we brought Aiden home, really the last thing on my mindContinue reading “Keeping it Tidy with a Baby”