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What Motherhood Has Taught Me….

A mom shares lessons learned as she juggles her family and career….

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The Scheduling Explosion…

So baseball season has begun for my boys which means 2 different teams, 2 different practice schedules, and two different game schedules.  Factor this on top my daughter's gymnastics schedule, my work schedule, some additional work responsibilities I just took... Continue Reading →

Trying to pare it down in 2019

In a world of surplus and excessiveness I am trying to take on a more simplistic approach when it comes to running my household.  That is, I am trying to buy only what I need when I need it.  I... Continue Reading →

Bending to the Breaking Point…

Lately I have been stretched to the max and pulled in so many different directions I am spinning.  Between issues with my kids, personal stressors, work-life IMbalance, and unexpected life turns I am tapped out, anxiety ridden, irritable, and just... Continue Reading →

Things I Continue to Learn as a Mom…

Breakfast time is a joke... When you don't make your children breakfast they will whine and complain about how hungry they are, how they hate cereal, and how they are still hungry even after eating two full bowls (of the cereal... Continue Reading →

Points to Ponder…

I do a lot of wondering, both as a mother, a woman, and a human being.  Often I wonder if what I am thinking is being thought by others.  Like the following... Why do people insist on taking selfies in... Continue Reading →

Doing for Me…

As a mom it's so important to make time for yourself.  This can be a near to impossible feat for so many obvious reasons, BUT it is vital to your survival, your identity, and your sanity. I vowed that 2019... Continue Reading →

Why Motherhood Gets My Panties in a Bunch…

As a mother, I've come to realize that there are quite a few things that give me anxiety, are cause for me to worry, or result in my high level of stress.  Interestingly enough, they're not the big things you... Continue Reading →

Mommy-Wife Hearing…

If you're a wife or a mom you know exactly what type of special hearing this is.  It's that innate ability to hear something, anything, anything at all - three rooms away through a closed door that was whispered by... Continue Reading →

My children are my joy…

Sure there are times I yell, freak out, and lose my shit on my kids - who doesn't.  But underneath it all, my kids are my joy.  Their smiles light up my world, their innocence restores my faith in humanity,... Continue Reading →

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