Encouragement for Moms

Encouragement for Moms

You know what all moms need even if they don’t realize it? Encouragement! And loads of it!! Being a mom is awesome but it’s stinking hard. You give everything you have and before you know it you can start to feel like you’re running on empty....
An Open Letter to Dads

An Open Letter to Dads

Dads need to know how we really feel about them and sometimes we can forget to tell them. I mainly write to moms that are going through the same things I am. The ups and downs of motherhood, the mom guilt and the pressure we put on ourselves. I always acknowledge the...
Why Comparison is for the Birds

Why Comparison is for the Birds

Comparison is for the birds. I mean it’s horrible. There’s no redeeming factor to it and it’s a sneaky SOB. One minute you’re minding your own business planning your child’s birthday party then you decide to jump on social media and...
20 Things Moms Would Love to Hear

20 Things Moms Would Love to Hear

Often a mom’s duties can easily be overlooked. I’m not trying to be a Debbie Downer, but it’s just the truth and I get it. Wiping noses, restocking toilet paper, changing diapers and putting away toys (a bajillion times a day) aren’t exactly...
The “Put Together Mom”…That’s Not Me

The “Put Together Mom”…That’s Not Me

You know those women you see who just look “put together” all the time?! Me too, and it makes me kind of sick. Her:  Let me explain…she has every hair in place, her outfit matches and is so flattering, her eye liner isn’t running and she never does anything...

Back to School – What Teachers Want Moms to Know

As a former teacher and a new mom I have a whole new perspective on what back to school means. Before becoming a stay at home mom I taught Kindergarten and First Grade for a combined eight years. So, I have some insight on what teachers wish moms knew before dropping...