You’re So Lucky! You Have It All Figured Out.

 Although I am currently working from home full-time /WAHM, (I'm an online writing instructor for a local university) I don't exactly love it  and at times, it can feel very frustrating, exhausting, and stressful-- and on those days, I'm just about over working from home . So, I even went to great lengths and had job…

How In The World Am I a Stay-At-Home Mom With a Full Time Job?

Calling all my working mamas! How in the world do you do it? Especially if you have a 9-5 job. I work from home and thought it would be just fine with an infant and toddler. Hah. Forgive me for underestimating how much work it would be. It is really hard. At least I don't have…

Be the Friend You Wish You Had!

Be the friend you wish you had and never take the ones you have for granted. This past week, I had the pleasure to reunite with a long time friend of mine. She came to visit us from Texas along with her husband, and little baby girl of two months. Best friends reunite! We finally got…

Dealing With Mommy Guilt & Comparisons

  I never knew how competitive moms could be until I became one myself. From feeding choices, to daycare, career choices, and sleeping methods, moms constantly compare their child or parenting choices to others.  Most do it unintentionally and are probably unaware that they're comparing. But still, it happens often. The moment will come when a…

You Make Motherhood Look So Easy!

Is motherhood as scary as it sounds? For the past couple of weeks, since giving birth to my second baby, I've gotten comments such as, "You Make Motherhood Look So Easy!" My first thought was, "What the heck does that even mean?" I received this comment from a mom and from a friend who doesn’t…