I’m Still Here

Hey all, So January finally wrapped up. I’m not sure how it’s possible that it feels like Christmas was last week but that January was the longest year on record. So I’ve been busy hustling. I did get the chance between writing for clients and raising the kiddos to write a little something for myself.Continue reading “I’m Still Here”

Babies, Boobs, and Mental Health

My baby isn’t so much a baby anymore, and I don’t know if I want to jump with joy or curl into a ball and cry. He just turned 11 months and took his first steps the other day. Where has the time gone? And why is he so hell bent on becoming a “toddler”Continue reading “Babies, Boobs, and Mental Health”

I hope I remember what it meant to be a mom to young kids

I’m raising two boys. I won’t have the mother-daughter relationship that so many women wish for, and I’m okay with that. I’m a boy mom through and through, and my life doesn’t feel less fulfilled because I don’t have a daughter. But there will be some things that just won’t resonate with my sons, suchContinue reading “I hope I remember what it meant to be a mom to young kids”

Unpopular opinion: I secretly love gender reveal parties

In our land of excess and social media attention, baby gender reveals have become a thing. Expecting couples plan a celebration to make an announcement of their baby’s sex. Family and friends gather to watch the couple cut into a cake, leaning nervously forward to get a glimpse of either pink or blue. Or theyContinue reading “Unpopular opinion: I secretly love gender reveal parties”