Category: Motherhood

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.

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.

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