It's real. So so real. It's not necessarily limited to moms but I definitely feel as though I see it complained about more from moms than anyone else. I've tried explaining this to my own husband fairly frequently and I am lucky that he pretty much understands, but every now and then we slip back … Continue reading mom mental fatigue
First, I'd like to just thank you baby Jesus that this doesn't happen THAT often. Ryan's going to start traveling for work a little bit more than he does right now which will be incredibly interesting for me as Elle starts coming into her own a little bit more. This time he was gone for … Continue reading When dad leaves town
When I told my sister I was pregnant what feels like 1,000 years ago (because time moves at the rate of a snail on top of a turtle in quicksand when you're pregnant), she immediately said it was a girl. Why? Because she feels like I'm a girl Mom. That's not her saying that I … Continue reading Girl Mom
A story has taken the Internet by storm. If you're a mom, don't live under a rock, follow any mom Pages, open Facebook ever - you've probably heard this story. If you haven't, you can read it here. I typically operate under the "not my circus, not my monkeys" way of life, but when you put … Continue reading Breastfeeding…while having sex?
I shared a post a few days ago about a baby who recently passed away in his crib. You might be familiar because this post has been shared considerably to raise awareness. I shared this in support of the grieving mother of Sloan DeRosier to let her know (along with many others) that we are … Continue reading If You’re Judging Jordan DeRosier, Kindly Step Back
I recently watched an American Greeting commercial that popped up on my newsfeed. It all but brought me to tears because of the message it sends and the way it sends it. You can watch it Here. If you aren't in a place to watch it/don't want to, here's the gist. Husband and wife are … Continue reading Give Meaning