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The Guilty List

Why do we carry so much guilt as mothers? I am constantly feeling like I don’t do enough, give enough and sometimes care enough. Such a heavy emotional burden we carry as mothers. 212 more words

Mom Life

You have gifts. Now, use them!

I was watching a show the other day and one guy said to another, “Good on you.” Now, basically, it’s just the equivalent of “good job” or “congratulations,” but it just has a little something more to it. 506 more words

Mom Talk

Mom of the Year (#MOTY)

It’s a phrase I hear at least weekly out of my own mouth or from a friend or complete stranger in passing at Target who’s managing a toddler, a baby, grocery shopping, and birthday gift shopping all at once.  867 more words


30 days. 30 minutes. The Challenge Week 1.

So week 1 is winding down. I started the challenge on Thursday April 9th. And for 30 days I’ve committed to spending a minimum of 30 minutes per day doing only one thing. 771 more words


Getting Away on a Getaway

Upon my return from a weeklong family vacation in Florida, Maggie asked me, “What was the best part of your vacation?”

I said, “This is going to sound weird, but it was the running.” 305 more words


Mom Goes to Target Without Her Kids! What happens next will shock you...

Motherhood is beautiful, but it’s exhausting. Really, life is exhausting.

I mean all the responsibility. The doing and the being and the adulting. It’s a lot sometimes. 1,066 more words


Spring Break - different than I'd imagined...

Here’s the thing. I am a HUGE EXPECTATION HAVER- I’m sure that’s not a real word/term but to me it’s an apt description of how I’ve spent the majority of my days. 767 more words