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A Letter to All Teacher Moms On Your First Day Of School

A Letter to All Teacher Moms On Your First Day Of School

It is officially the beginning of the school year, and for the first time in 29 years, I’m not starting school. My husband went to school in the early morning without me. I’ve been seeing all my teacher mom friends post on social media pictures […]

7 Educational and Active Gift Ideas for a 2 Year Old Boy

7 Educational and Active Gift Ideas for a 2 Year Old Boy

My first son is turning 2 in September! It feels like it was only yesterday that I was in the hospital getting induced! But here we are, and I’ve been spending a lot of time looking for the perfect gifts for him. We’re somewhat minimalist, […]

Monday Affirmations for Labor and Birth

Monday Affirmations for Labor and Birth

  Hopefully you’ve read my birth stories of my two sons! (One and Two). In that same vein, I wanted to provide some of my favorite affirmations for labor and birth. Labor is one of the most difficult, all-consuming events that I have been a […]

Birth Story of My Second Son (Prodromal Labor)

Birth Story of My Second Son (Prodromal Labor)

  By now, you’ve probably read how our first son was born. Our second experience was so completely different! Because we had a good experience at the hospital, we decided not to do the birth center this time and just go back to where I […]

Birth Story of My First Son

Birth Story of My First Son

  It is a tough journey when you’re planning a natural birth and have to go to the hospital instead. In summer of 2017, we were planning for the birth of our first little one. I had miscarried my first pregnancy, so I was incredibly […]

Monday Affirmations Mama Life

Monday Affirmations Mama Life

  Recently, my life has been stuffed full of poopy diapers, tantrums, time-outs, nursery rhymes, the same 3 books over and over, and trying to get the babes to nap at the same time… Oy vey. Mom life is beyond amazing at times, but other […]

We need to stop judging other women!

We need to stop judging other women!

  RANT AHEAD. Women, we need to stop judging other women. With ever more hatred coursing through the world today, it seems that women get the brunt of it, and a lot of times, it comes from other women!  We see headlines of celebrities and […]