Mom shaming

You know, I am lucky enough to have not experienced this personally. Maybe it's because I try to only surround myself with positive people, or maybe it's because I don't do anything "shame-worthy." That's bullshit. No mom does anything "shame-worthy" unless she is putting her children in harm's way. I decided to write this because … Continue reading Mom shaming


Pregnancy and Motherhood

I'm going to start off by saying that pregnant women will sometimes experience similar things, and a lot of times they won't. No two women's pregnancies are the exact same. I couldn't stand it when I was pregnant and people would tell me that even though I was already more than halfway along and hadn't … Continue reading Pregnancy and Motherhood


Just saying it out loud gives me an ominous feeling. I imagine a dark, foggy, forest. Or an abandoned building, possibly haunted. But for moms, this word is magical! Or more times than not, it means our child is up to something. We are surrounded by noise. From illegible babbles, to fake cries to get … Continue reading Silence

How to: Handle stress when your toddler doesn’t have an OFF button

I honestly don't know if there is anyway to actually accomplish this... Can a mom even be stress-free? My son is 1 1/2, and he is the light of my life. He's my truest love, my best friend, my motivation, my joy, my everything. By being my everything, that also means that he's my button-pusher, … Continue reading How to: Handle stress when your toddler doesn’t have an OFF button