Category: Friendship

A guide to maintaining long-distance friendships

A guide to maintaining long-distance friendships

Long-distance friendships are hard to maintain, but my besties and I have put together our top 10 tips to keep the friendship fires burning despite the distance.

Reasons Why I Don’t Get the Mom Struggle (reasons #5-9)

Reasons Why I Don’t Get the Mom Struggle (reasons #5-9)

In continuation from my last post with reasons #1-4, here are more reasons why I don’t get the mom struggle. Reasons #5-9 Why I Don’t Get the Mom Struggle 5. I communicate with my partner, A LOT, about EVERYTHING and I pass things off to […]

How I explained death to my 4 year old

How I explained death to my 4 year old

I recently had to explain death to my 4 year old. We lost a dear friend, then my best friend lost her baby during pregnancy. There was a lot of sadness, but I didn’t want to ignore the topic and make it scary or taboo for my daughter. Death is a part of life, but it’s not easy.

This is what happened when my best friend lost her baby during her pregnancy

This is what happened when my best friend lost her baby during her pregnancy

My best friend was pregnant, and now she’s not. It’s one of the most tragic losses to experience after trying for years to hear you are pregnant.

No More Mommy Martyrs!

No More Mommy Martyrs!

Why does becoming a mom mean you lose all your friendships? I think this is a cop out.

10 components of a perfect play date

10 components of a perfect play date

Top 10 things to make a great play date… and it’s not about the kids.

Am I raising a mean girl?

Am I raising a mean girl?

How do we avoid raising daughters who are mean girls? My answer: don’t be a mean girl yourself.

What happened when I left my family for 24 hours of freedom

What happened when I left my family for 24 hours of freedom

I left my family for 24 hours and this is what happened.

I’m breaking up with Facebook

I’m breaking up with Facebook

I’m quitting Facebook. Here’s my reason why.

Mommy mentors are the women who tell me what to expect

Mommy mentors are the women who tell me what to expect

Mommy mentors pave the way for me. Who are they? What can I learn from a mentor?

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