Category: Motherhood

Disney Debrief: I Survived!  AKA  What I Learned During our First Family Trip to Disney World

Disney Debrief: I Survived! AKA What I Learned During our First Family Trip to Disney World

We took our first family trip to Disney and live to tell the tale! This is what we experienced with our three little princesses.

Do I Want Another Baby?

Do I Want Another Baby?

I’ve always wanted 4 kids. I have 3 (thanks to twins) and I’m so close to #4, even though my husband only ever wanted 2! What to do?

Why I Want to Be a Leader in My Jewish Community

Why I Want to Be a Leader in My Jewish Community

I am Jewish, and I recently participate in a community Jewish Leadership program. But why do I want to be a leader in my community?

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.

Turns out, I am a feminist

Turns out, I am a feminist

I am a feminist, and I have been since birth.

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.

If I meditate for 5 minutes, I am a better mom

If I meditate for 5 minutes, I am a better mom

This is why meditating has made me a better mom.

I’m not signing my kids up for activities (too lazy and stressful!)

I’m not signing my kids up for activities (too lazy and stressful!)

I am not signing my kids up for activities.  With the new school year, I hear parents talking about dance lessons, soccer games, football practice, gymnastics, music lessons and various other activities.  My oldest did gymnastics for about a month over the summer, it was a […]

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