For the love of God, please don’t call me Ma’am

Becoming a mom changes so much. Everything that defined you before kids gets pushed below the now most significant defining attribute of "mom." Some women embrace this, and that's a beautiful thing. There are definite benefits to being acknowledged as a mom. I no longer get carded when purchasing alcohol. People take one look at [...]


Nine Minutes

We are less than one week into June and I already am over it. I have a feeling it's going to be long summer with an active almost two-year-old. Let me divulge. My son loves being outside. Next to "eat," "outside" is at the top of his vocabulary. Raiding the fridge and relocating mulch from [...]