When I had just one baby boy, I knew so much about parenting. I was doing it right and a whole lot of people were doing it wrong. Then we had a little girl, and I had another chance to feel superior about our parenting choices. Especially because ...―
Disclosure: This post about How to Make Life Easier for Mom (and Dad) is sponsored by Collective Bias®. Moms have it tough sometimes. We put a lot of pressure on ourselves to keep the house clean, cook dinner on time, keep the family healthy,...―
As a mom who works outside the home for 40+ hours per week, I go through a lot of mommy guilt moments. I worry about my boy feeling like he isn’t important enough or that we don’t spend enough time with him. I worry that I will be ...―
My beautiful sister shares her mental health journey today, and her experience of postnatal depression. Thankyou so much Kym, you are an inspiring woman and I am so incredibly proud of you. ∙ I am blessed with mental illness. ∙ I've...―
Last night was one of those nights. You know the ones, where everyone is a little on edge and Mommy and Daddy are tired, but the boy is ready to play, and things just aren’t going right…and then Mommy completely loses it. My emotions ...―
As parents, Hubby and I are always asking for Grace in Parenting. We don’t know what we are doing most of the time and we often ask for forgiveness or simply look to each other, baffled, as to what to do next. Our boy is 5 1/2 now and...―
This past weekend, I attended a blogging conference with 300+ of my closest friends. Ha! No, really, this was an amazing conference and it felt like I knew so many people from talking to them and being a part of this community for over a year....―
Our Holly Dog is off to greener pastures today. ∙ No not THOSE greener pastures, but the ones at my sister's property. Which probably aren't actually any greener than ours. But I digress. ∙ I'm feeling so sad right now, but that's ...―
I am one of those apologetic people. I'd bump into a doorframe and say sorry. I dislike confrontation so much that I'd rather apologize even if I feel justified in whatever had caused the situation. ∙ Sometimes apology is necessary. I hurt...―
The Back Story I need to tell you all a story about a young girl in Northampton, England. She was the youngest of four siblings and her name was Grace. Her only brother went away during World War II and when he returned, he found that Grace was ...―
Term 2 started here last week. Over the holidays the Supertrucker started permanent afternoon shift too. I think it is fair to say we have come down to earth with a thud over the past week. ∙ Routine is good. Especially for my Little Mate. ...―
My sister just hit her third trimester this week and we are all talking baby talk right about now. My son is really getting interested in his new cousin and he is talking to my sister’s tummy and asking when she is coming. He has hit a bit of ...―
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Hey Loveys, ∙ I come to you from my couch for the first time since last Wednesday ...