Tag: mom life

Never The Same: A Letter To My Sister Before The...

Your life is about to change with this first baby. You are about to change even more. Little sister, you will never be the same person you once were.

No Thanks, I Don’t Drink.

Life isn’t black and white, and neither is one’s relationship with alcohol. There’s a grey area, and that’s where I’m at.

A Modern Memory Book (You Can Do One, Too!)

Another great thing about this is that typical memory books can only hold photos, but the modern memory book can contain videos.

Finder of The Lost Things

 I have accumulated many titles as the lone female in this household. Somehow, I also carry the crown of Finder of the Lost Things.
menstrual cup, menstrual woes, menstruating, mom life, pads, period, tampons, those aren't candy

The Plight of the Perioding Mama

You mean I have to be a mom and do all the mom things and get all the sicknesses and the sleep deprivation and take care of my kid and deal with periods?! 

Don’t Hide, Momma: You Have So Much To Offer

I had this nagging feeling that I was meant for more.  I had lost myself over the years as my identity became entwined with my mom-ness.

Scraps In The Fridge: Real Life Games for Families

Wife vetoes each of them until Husband is completely exasperated. Winning the game: Wife finally decides what she is hungry for and just picks something.

Welcoming William-A Birth Story

William entered the world at 5:34am. There were no cries. There were no happy tears from the mom. The dad was unable to be in the OR.

Ten Things I Don’t Need Right Now

Duvets and duvet covers. FOR THE LOVE OF GOD, WILL YOU EVER LAY RIGHT. Low voltage blow dryers. Come on. Minutes are like hours and hours are like days.

900 Popsicle Sticks Later: 5 Things Not to Say at the...

Nothing can make a grown woman sweat like trying to bust your way into the PTA. 10 years ago I attended my first PTA meeting.