First and foremost, going on a trip with kids in tow should lose the title of vacation. To me the word vacation implies a period of time when you get to sleep in, not clean, not be a referee and most importantly, get to RELAX. When you bring tiny humans on a trip with you… Continue reading The art of ‘vacationing’ with kids.
I feel like I’m in a funk that I just can’t seem to get out of and stay out of. For a time all is well and good but then I feel myself slip back into that space. It’s like quicksand it slowly pulls you in further and further till suddenly you realize its chest… Continue reading The Struggle
Before I had my children I had absolutely no idea what I wanted to do when I grew up. Now three years later I realize what I want to do; I want to help other mothers. Currently I am studying to be a lactation consultant, you wouldn’t believe how many women I have heard from… Continue reading The Difference
What is a perfect parent? Excuse me for a second... BAHAHAHAHAHAHA! Oh wait, you’re serious? Well my friend the answer is none. Not a damn one is perfect. Behind every parent is a mountain of screw-ups. My oldest will be three next month and I have made enough mistakes to last a lifetime and it’s… Continue reading Perfect Parents & Bad Mom Days
I love words. They can create something beautiful, a whole other world even. The best writer makes you feel like you are part of the story, a book, a poem, even a blog can make it seem like real life. Creating art has always been a big part of my life. Painting, drawing, writing, music… Continue reading Writing and Life
Feelings. They can crush you, lift you up, make your heart feel so many different things. Until recently I never realized just how deeply others have the ability to feel. Obviously I know that others feel differently than I can/do but I never understood it until now. Everyone has known someone going through a trying… Continue reading Feelings
I'm not entirely sure how to start because this is a new journey for me, writing a blog that is. I've always wanted to give it a try, so here goes. (Fair warning I'm sure my grammar will be dreadful but just stay with me here) I'm a mostly stay at home mom to a two year… Continue reading The Beginning