Having a baby? Now What? – Must Read Pregnancy Tips.

When I was a new mom I read many articles, baby books and people had lots of advice. But in reflecting back on the experience I realized that there were many things I wish someone had shared with me before the baby arrived. So in this post I’ll discuss five things to consider before your first baby arrives. Motherhood, pregnancy, tips, what to expect, mom blog.

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How to make bath time fun for kids

My children have always loved getting in the bath. So that has never been a problem for me. One thing that can be a challenge is that they do like to bring new toys into the bath whenever they get a chance. This sometimes includes my kitchen Tupperware. It’s understandable. I wouldn’t want to play with the same toys in the bath over and over and over again. Parenting, kid activity, mom time

The Anti-Sunday Funday

Oh how I remember Sunday Funday. It was a fabulous day of relaxation, libations and musical vibrations before going back to work on Monday. Urban Dictionary defines Sunday Funday as: a celebration extending the weekend festivities just a little longer before hanging up your party pants. Fast forward to the mom version of Sunday Funday … Continue reading The Anti-Sunday Funday

Gratitude Attitude 

Over the course of a year we have many experiences, some good and some tough or even just plain bad.  For our household it has been a year of many tough and bad experiences. It has been a mixture of death, illness, change in employment, let downs in employment, major changes in the care of … Continue reading Gratitude Attitude 

Safety Net? No Safety Kitty.

Man oh man, have you ever had that night? You know the night you when you realize that your child's blankie, or in our case Kitty, has gone missing? Dun, dun, dun!!!! Total horror sets in and a relatively good bedtime has gone to hell in a hand basket in T-minus one second. See Kitty … Continue reading Safety Net? No Safety Kitty.

Screw the election. Twilight mom guilt

Needless to say when we got home the elections really didn't matter much to me. Were either politician going to be able to pay my bills so I don't need to work, or get me home earlier, or give me more time in a day? No. What matters is making sure that I'm raising awesome little humans who know that they are loved and always know they are priority number one.