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Potty Training Disaster

I got that potty shortly after Nadia turned 2. My mother told me how I was so easy to potty train compared to my brothers. So, I had high hopes. 447 more words


Rant: Stay at home moms are being shamed?

I feel like stay at home moms are being shamed for not having careers. Like a person couldn’t possibly have a full life without one. I also have noticed that women I have met who are stay at home moms are extremely quick to let you know where they went to school, what they did before, or what they plan on doing after. 250 more words

Back to Bed Please!

It’s only 9:30 and I feel like the day should be over. Upon waking rather being woken up by a jumping 3 yr old I discovered I was out of anything with caffeine. 222 more words

Babies, Bed Rest, and Besties

It’s been an exhausting week for the family.  Hannah was very sick for the past week while I was supposed to be on bed rest.  My husband had to care for her through the night, while I knocked out because of medication.   157 more words

H & M Days

Bad Mommy

Yesterday, I was not my best self. Brady and 3 of his oldest friends started a week of camp at the zoo yesterday. Getting there and back is not the easiest, especially with toddlers in tow, but it’s a cool experience so it’s hopefully worth it. 472 more words


What Do I Do?

I took out my “Q&A a Day” book this morning, and the question I flipped to asked,

What do you want to say when someone asks “What do you do?” 502 more words

Mom Stuff

Missives from the Mat #12 -- Trapped and Released

Who knows why anyone does anything.

I chose to pursue yoga because I knew that I needed centering, healing and quiet.

I was a recent first-time mother, my world was turned upside-down and I had an anger simmering in me that I didn’t understand. 2,624 more words