Why do all people have to eat food? Why do people at work heat their food up and eat it at their desks? Why do people post so much food on social media? Is no place safe?!? I need a nap. Can I get away with sleeping at my desk at work? Can I get… Continue reading 1st Trimester Rants
Sometimes I wonder if they are trying to kill me. Other times I wonder how I could ever wonder that.
A few things happened all in the same week that made me decide I want to share my perspective on screen time. A delivery guy at work stopped me to tell me he sure hopes I don’t let me kids use screens. Side note: I work in an office, not around kids. I’m not sure… Continue reading My kids are allowed screen time, and that’s okay.
Happy Friday, Friends. Time for this week’s “Week in Review” post where I talk about fried pies some more, Wil Wheaton, and potty training. How was your week? What are you up to this weekend?
Both of my kids have summer birthdays. That combined with Father’s Day, July 4th, and juggling a big extended family is causing me to have celebrations on the brain. My 4 year old son recently and unknowingly reminded me why we keep our holidays and birthdays simple: because right now we can. . . .… Continue reading Why We Keep Birthdays Simple
“Before having kids I rarely cried. In fact, it might have been weird how little I cried. Emotional moments around other people made me uncomfortable. It’s not like the end of The Notebook isn’t sob worthy. I just didn’t ever want to share that with the people I was watching it with. I was going… Continue reading Becoming a Mom Made Me a Crybaby
I hope everyone had a great week. Thanks for checking out my weekly series, Week in Review, posted every Friday. Enjoy a recap of how the week went down and tell me about yours. 1) What’s gotten my attention this week? Easter candy. Actually bigger and more important things in the world have gotten my attention… Continue reading Week in Review 4/7/17
There was a scared little boy standing in the doorway looking down at his feet. He softly stumbled over getting out his words, “Mommy, can you stop being mad? We love you.”
You know those people that start counting down the number of weeks until Christmas in July and don’t mind holiday decorations making appearances in stores before Halloween? Yeah, that’s not me. . . . . It continues here at my next piece for the moms blog site: I’m a Bah Humbug Mom Feel free to pin it,… Continue reading I’m a Bah Humbug Mom
Kids go through phases, but my son’s train phase has been long lived for a little boy, over a year. We call him train obsessed. As a mom I love watching my kids discover things they love. I never thought I’d ever get excited to get stuck at a railroad crossing. Now I think of it… Continue reading A Boy And His Train Obsession