Mom guilt sneaks up on me just like every other mom. Some days, I think I'm doing awesome. I can get my kids to eat healthy food, play happily without asking for any screen time, get them in the car without a fight and basically live out my super mom dreams. And then there are… Continue reading To the Parents Who Don’t Have it all Figured Out…
My kids have been sick off and on the past few weeks, which landed us stuck in the house pretty much all through the month of March and most of the beginning of April. As a textbook introvert, I'm usually pretty stoked to stay at home, but I definitely reached my limit. I found myself… Continue reading Tidy Tuesday-How to Get Motivated to Tidy When You’re in a Rut
I had to shut my mouth at church on Sunday because in our class, the question was asked, "What does motherhood mean to you?" While everyone started spouting off all the reasons motherhood was so special and meaningful to them, I nodded and smiled in agreement even though my insides were screaming out snarky comments… Continue reading What Motherhood (Honestly) Means to Me
Hi! Good news: baby number 2 is here! Actually, he's been here since February as he decided to come a month early! All is well and he is a strong, tough little guy. I've been MIA here due to trying to adjust to life as a mom of two. Clearly, it's thrown me off my… Continue reading Quick Update
Well, I'm pregnant again! With my first son only just having turned 1 in July, lots of people are asking me if this pregnancy was planned. So nosey. I get it though. To have kids this close together has to be an accident right? Well, actually no. I wanted another baby. I have had people… Continue reading What Do I Really Need for Baby?
The past couple of weeks have thrown me off. To the point where, not only did I not make any blog posts, but my house sort of fell into chaos for a bit. Not anything drastic. But I got thrown off my groove completely. Really, it's a combination of things. Hormones fluctuating, depression being triggered… Continue reading Let’s Talk about Self-Care
I've always refused to believe that having kids would mean that my house would always be a wreck. To be sure, kids are messy. Add to that the never-ending exhaustion of parenthood, and who has the time for cleaning? The first few weeks after we brought Aiden home, really the last thing on my mind… Continue reading Keeping it Tidy with a Baby