I try to anticipate what comes next in our journey together as mom and son. But then he hit me with something that I was completely unprepared to hear. I’m not sure where he picked it up. Maybe it was from a friend at preschool or a show we watched, but it stopped me in […]
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As moms we are faced with making a plethora of decisions for ourselves and our families on a daily basis. These decisions are both big and small! They may be about our career, our children’s education and extra-curricular activities, the foods we feed our little ones, the support networks we choose, and many more.
After attending several wellness check-ups for my daughter, I realized something. Our pediatrician did a really good job promoting dental health, but I was surprised how little the eyes were mentioned. Many eye conditions have no symptoms that can be identified by a parent, but are critical to catch as early as possible. So, I […]
While basics are sometimes boring and probably the last thing you want to purchase while shopping, I am here to tell you that you can’t go wrong with the perfect white t-shirt. The perfect white tee is a classic staple that shouldn’t be overlooked, especially for busy moms and women in general!
I believe any parent would be shocked and frightened by these events. However, what frightened me the most was the realization that if it were my kids, they may not fight back. If someone tried to take my kids, they wouldn’t fight back. They wouldn’t fight back, because I haven’t told them it was okay to […]
Everyone knows that a vacation with your child(ren) is really called a trip.There is nothing relaxing about it. For the most part, you are basically living your daily routine in a different location. And, it may even be a little more difficult when you find you don’t have your usual kid necessities at your immediate […]
It’s inevitable. When I take my tribe anywhere, at least once I will hear, “You sure have your hands full!” I don’t necessarily take this as a criticism, and it is much preferred over other comments I receive (“Are these all yours?” or simply “Woah!”). But my mind wanders a bit when I hear this […]
Sometimes I feel like pregnancy should come with a warning. Or directions. Or both. Especially when it comes to how to get sleep while growing your little bundle of joy. You know, something along the lines of, “Welcome to pregnancy! The first trimester is full of fatigue and naps (hopefully). The second trimester is full of fatigue […]
Podcasts are a great way to gain motivation throughout the day, and learn new things while you’re at it. You can listen in the car, while you’re doing housework, at your desk, or if you go to the gym. There are podcasts on almost any subject you can think of, just do a Google search […]
Can I be honest with y’all? I was lonely this summer! You likely checked many things off your summer to-do list. Swimming, lake trips, hiking, copious amounts of ice-cream, late nights, movies, lazy mornings, pajama days; you’re not ready for it to end and wish summer could last forever!