Category: Motherhood

Tips for Traveling with Young Kids

Tips for Traveling with Young Kids

Traveling with young kids doesn’t have to be horrendous. Here are tips from my besties; they are genius!

What it is like to be pregnant with twins – Top 10 things to know about growing an octopus

What it is like to be pregnant with twins – Top 10 things to know about growing an octopus

This is what it was REALLY like being pregnant with twins. It’s not a cake walk!

What happened when I had my daughter retested for Early Intervention

What happened when I had my daughter retested for Early Intervention

I have blogged about my experience with my twin daughters’ developmental delays (in two areas – walking being the main reason they were tested).  They qualified for Early Intervention without question.  At the time, I was feeling a ton of anxiety and guilt about the […]

How I am explaining divorce to my kid

How I am explaining divorce to my kid

My marriage is not in jeopardy, but I need to explain grandparent divorce to my kids. Where’s the children’s section on grandparent divorce in the local library?

Car Seat lingo – I have “three across,” and here are the car seats I use

Car Seat lingo – I have “three across,” and here are the car seats I use

I have three across, this is shorthand cool car seat lingo (for moms in the know). This means I have three kiddos in car seats all in one row. My biceps are buff from lifting one of my nuggets into the middle seat all the time.

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.

What it’s like to be on TV.  I was on TV!  WHAT the WHAT?!

What it’s like to be on TV. I was on TV! WHAT the WHAT?!

I was invited to be a guest on TV. Crazy-pants! It was a super experience, this is what it was like.

5 Truths You Should Know After Having a Baby

5 Truths You Should Know After Having a Baby

Are you thinking about having another baby? How old is your last baby? I’m asking with good reason because there are health risks to having babies too close together.

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.

Ways I’m a Bad Mom – Disney Edition

Ways I’m a Bad Mom – Disney Edition

I don’t know what it means to be a “good mom” while vacationing in Disney, but I think I know how to be a “bad mom” in Disney.

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