Momming

You guys, is being a middle-aged mom weird or is it just me? I’m being completely serious. I’m somewhere between coming to terms with my constantly unhappy body (aka age) and my terrible sleep “patterns” (aka parenthood) and wishing I could just have one more moment to relish in the freedom that is (was) being […]

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I am basically paralyzed by the thoughts of preparing for the future. Not necessarily my future – because, well, let’s get real – but my kids’ future. The running list of questions and considerations I have created is beyond manageable. In fact, it’s fucking absurd. But every item on the list feels completely necessary and […]

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Every now and then we all wake up to a devastatingly dark day, usually marked by the unexpected loss of someone gone too soon. They’re the days you hug the ones close to you a little bit tighter and hang on a little bit longer while your mind unravels to confusing places. One minute you’re […]

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Did you know there is more than one way to successfully raise a child? AND did you know that “success” is actually a subjective term usually defined by those raising said child? Yes, it is true. You are actually free to raise your children how you see fit. Believe it or not, they’re yours to […]

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Gosh. Two years. I can remember phases in my life where two years felt like a lifetime but not these past two years, they’ve been more like a timewarp. Are we sure it’s really been two years?? It’s true, all the things they say: Time flies. Don’t blink. It will go too fast. You’ll miss […]

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Over the weekend, the boys’ grandpa was coming to stay overnight with the boys and I had a few errands I wanted to run, so I thought it would be nice of me to offer to bring one of the boys along to cut Seth a break. He gave me a strange look before chuckling […]

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In just a matter of a week and a half everything in our home has changed. I’m no longer in control of our household,  and, as such, I’m losing my mind. You might think ‘oh, that must mean Seth is in control’ but no, he’s not. I’ll give you one guess who’s in charge at […]

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It’s finally December! Seth and I have been busy preparing for what is expected to be our most exciting Christmas with the boys yet. With a basically-two-year old and a full-fledged threenager, Santa has been a hot topic around here and you better believe Seth’s been taking full advantage of Santa’s ‘existence’ each night at […]

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It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving if I didn’t take a minute to acknowledge what I’m grateful for, at least once. So, let’s just cut to it because I’ve got a lot to be thankful for. I know, 2017 was a rough one for most of us but still, guys, we have a lot to be thankful […]

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