3 Reasons Why Running the Sweeper Doesn’t Suck When You’re A Mom

I would not exactly be what you call a neat freak. A bit of a germophobe, yes, but not a neat freak. This is why it is surprising to me that I have come to realize my love for running the sweeper, and as I reflect more deeply on my life as  a mom, here … Continue reading 3 Reasons Why Running the Sweeper Doesn’t Suck When You’re A Mom

Ya Win Some, Ya Lose Some

Every parent knows the joys of a parenting win and also the abysmal distress of a parenting fail. I had one of each back to back this weekend that just beg for sharing. On Saturday, a good friend of mine was over for a play date, of the Mommy persuasion rather than kid. She came … Continue reading Ya Win Some, Ya Lose Some

5 Reasons Why Drinking Wine While Momming Might Make Me A Better Mom

Okay, let's start off with, I am not a " Lush". Despite the title of this post, I have yet to partake in this adventure, I just ponder it on a daily basis. I've liked wine for awhile, but had taken a hiatus from it for some time. Having recently come to my senses and … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Drinking Wine While Momming Might Make Me A Better Mom

Candy Conversation Hearts From My Toddlers

Valentine's Day... she ain't what she used to be. But something that still remains from those days of yore and which will always be a part of this greeting card company induced holiday are the ever important candy conversation hearts.  When I was in grade school,  I specifically remember picking these candy coded messages out … Continue reading Candy Conversation Hearts From My Toddlers

Ode to the Mama About to Have Her 2nd Baby

So mama, you made it through your first pregnancy, birth and the beginning months or years of motherhood, when a tune you just cannot resist is on constant repeat in your mind. Sing it Ace of Base, "all that she wants is another baby…" It's time to get the party started again. Get another little … Continue reading Ode to the Mama About to Have Her 2nd Baby