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I Am The Stump

I first wrote this post for Northwest Arkansas Moms Blog. 

At the end of the day I feel like a stump. Not just any stump, I’m referring to the stump in one of my favorite books to read to my boys, … 57 more words

If the new baby tires you, do this...

Sit down.

Just sit down.

No, wait, go lie down.


You really need it. For your own sake, for your children’s sake. Stop trying to get back up again. 832 more words


THE Best Baby Invention: A Carseat Swing

Do you remember a few months back when I posted about inventions every parent needs but just don’t exist yet? That was a pretty good list, and you all added some solid gold ideas of your own: an arm extender to reach dropped toys in the backseat, an automatic mood changer, a baby radar blocker to block loud noises during baby’s naps, a combo washer/dryer/folder …. 401 more words

Real Life

Today’s real life snack. Yes, I went into a Starbucks and didn’t get anything that was filled with sugar!  

It can be done. If an a former sugar junkie can walk into Starbucks and not buy a pastry, I know anyone can.  11 more words


Playground Accessories

I hear you Mommas. Alway so busy making sure your kids go to bed with a full tummy and you likely have forgotten to shower yourself. 188 more words


My day

After more than 15 hours, my day is finally winding down. In this time, I’ve ferried the entire family to and from school, to and from work, and to and from their Chinese classes. 218 more words


Motherhood Realized

Two months ago, reality set in for this tired mom– this exhausted mom of two– who was desperately seeking “me time” when she began her adventurous blog. 918 more words