"Worst mom ever." "Bad mom alert" "Mom fail." "Shitty mom." "Mom of the year." Have you said these words? Usually followed with a smile or a laugh to a friend who "gets it." I've only been in the mom club for a little over 11 months and as I am exposed to more mom culture, … Continue reading mom of the year – hashtag wink wink
There's two things I know for certain: 1) I will never have a tampon in my purse when I need one. 2) The grass is ALWAYS greener. This post is focusing on the latter. Me before having a baby: "I want to be like those moms. The moms that go out to brunch to meet … Continue reading Who Has It Better: Working Mom VS. SAHM Showdown!
So this morning I got up extra early thanks to a baby who slept soundly last night (#KNOCKONALLTHEWOOD #PleaseDontStop #KeepSleeping #PleaseJesus) and thought "I am going to go to work a little early... write some thank you cards... maybe pick up donuts for the office..." All of which, I have never done before. But with … Continue reading A Mom’s Story: How It Takes 7 Years To Leave The House
Get ready to judge me, people. And judge away... because I have no fucks to give right now. As a trained child trauma and attachment therapist there are a lot of judgements I made before becoming a mom. Like on breastfeeding: Who chooses not to breastfeed? Breastfeeding equals attachment. Or on sleep: cry it out? What are … Continue reading Cry It Out: I lived to Tell My Story.
It's been nearly 8 weeks since I dropped baby Kent off at daycare for the first time. At that time in my motherhood life I was looking forward to dropping him off and going to work WHAT!?! Read about it here. How dare I, you wonder? How could I drive away from the daycare parking lot without a … Continue reading All My Working Momma’s Put Yo Hands Up!
Yesterday I asked my Instagram followers to share anything in particular they'd like me to write about in today's post. I had some really fun suggestions that I'll touch on today. My personal suggestion was to write about all my problems and you could be my therapist. Doesn't that sound fun... No? As many of … Continue reading A Day In The Life
I started this blog for no other reason other than to distract myself from my infertility journey... and by distract myself I mean to talk more about it. If it was possible to talk something to death, my infertility journey died. Lots of times. But it didn't take long for this weekly Friday posting to became more of … Continue reading Holla at my Newbies : A little about me.