Category: Motherhood

The Ugly Side of Parenting

The Ugly Side of Parenting

What do you do when you have just hit your limit and parenting gets ugly?

My Unusual House Rules

My Unusual House Rules

What are your house rules?

I never thought I would be the perfect mother, but I’m perfect for my kids

I never thought I would be the perfect mother, but I’m perfect for my kids

What does it meant to be a perfect mother anyway? I don’t know and I don’t care to try to figure it out. I’m doing my best.

I am not posting first day of school photos on social media

I am not posting first day of school photos on social media

Posting pictures on social media for the first day of school or other milestones is just not my thing…

10 things pregnant moms planning to breastfeed need to know before delivery

10 things pregnant moms planning to breastfeed need to know before delivery

Pregnant and planning to breastfeed? READ THIS FIRST!

Random Roundup – August 29, 2017

Random Roundup – August 29, 2017

Horse love I signed one of my daughters up for an extra-curricular activity (drum roll please): horse riding lessons. My typically hot-tempered kiddo becomes very calm and peaceful on a horse; it’s honestly therapeutic.  This is a first because my parenting philosophy leans away from […]

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 […]

Reasons Why I Don’t Get the Mom Struggle (Reasons #1-4)

Reasons Why I Don’t Get the Mom Struggle (Reasons #1-4)

“You make it look so easy” is something I have heard more than once. Motherhood is not easy, but I have figured out why I don’t feel the mom struggle. Here are reasons #1-4 why I don’t feel the mom struggle.

My kid potty trained herself – WHAT?!  This is what happened.

My kid potty trained herself – WHAT?! This is what happened.

My twins are 3 years old and I have not been looking forward to potty training. If anything, I am not encouraging the potty. I just don’t want to deal with it (I am a generally lazy parent).  When seeing my twins take tiny steps towards potty […]

My kid starts kindergarten this year and I don’t know what I’m doing

My kid starts kindergarten this year and I don’t know what I’m doing

My oldest starts kindergarten this fall and I feel like I’m starting all over again too. I’m not sure I know what I’m doing either.

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