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30 Days of Blogging, Day 13

Bed-sharing is helping my marriage.

OK, it’s way more complicated than that, but here’s the thing… When I wanted to bed share and my wife didn’t, and we tried for months to get her to stay in her crib, fighting with her, fighting ourselves at 2am when we just wanted to give up and bring her to our bed, it was hard on us. 190 more words


Tried it... And Failed, Consequences and Repercussions

Life Lessons Learned

When your kid tries your patience- in public- and the feeling of humiliation washes over you it’s hard not to beat them on the spot. 793 more words


The Best Ever Advice for Moms of Little Humans

If you have children and ever find yourself in need of a family therapists, make sure that selected individual has kids. Here’s why: I had this epiphany today that had I been a family therapist prior to having children of my own, I think I would have provided my clients with a very Polyanna, easy apple pie solution to why you may potentially be losing your Sh*t. 819 more words

Maybe this time

It’s a little late but Happy New Year!

I very much intended to start at the very beginning (‘a very good place to start’) of the year but who’d have known that having a newborn and two other small humans means you don’t have any spare time, hands or mental capacity to re-start blogging. 69 more words


Biking and blogging and beginning again

While on a walk back in October (remember heat?), I remembered -or maybe realized- why I started this blog in the first place.

It was 2012 and things were about to get real: moving towards parenthood/being told there was this massive impending life change coming our way felt mildly horrifying. 538 more words

Something To Chew On

Vegan Chocolate Pumpkin Seed Cookies

“This is by far, as tasty a cookie (if not more) as your non – vegan ones”, my non – vegan husband. Now that’s a compliment because it is NOT always easy to get a 100% approval from non –  vegans! 325 more words


Newborn Photographs

Our amazing photographer, Kristen Martinez with Handprints Photography captured our little guy so perfectly. At two weeks old, a such an easy going little guy, he decided he would refuse to sleep during the photo session. 96 more words