Mommyhood Perfection: It Really Doesn’t Exist

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I was looking through my Facebook feed this past weekend, and can't believe how many people have had babies in the last week. I love those pictures of the first few days in the hospital. You know, the new family photos? They make my heart swell for ... [ Read More ]

WAHM: Making It All Work With Limited Childcare

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After my last post, I got a lot of emails from all of you who also work from home, wondering how I make it all work. Sure, I've got these tips and tricks for working from home with a little one...but what actually makes our days tick?  I get it: ... [ Read More ]

Mommy Win: I Avoided the Meltdown

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Do you ever have those parenting moments where you're just like...ohmigosh. This is too much. I need thirty minutes of quiet or my head is going to freaking explode. WHY IS IT ONLY FOUR O'CLOCK???? Okay, I know you have. Because we all have those ... [ Read More ]

Potty Training – Err, the Start of It

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The weekend of Ricky's second birthday, he kept telling me that he wanted to use the big boy potty. Tugging at his diapers, telling me when he needed to be changed - the whole works. So that Sunday night, we went to Target and let him pick out a ... [ Read More ]

The Cost of Two Kids is Blowing My Mind

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Today I was sitting at my desk, trying to work. But all I could think about was OMG baby stuff. And then I just had to get everything that was sitting on my mind down on paper. So...lists. Because lists are the only way to keep my pregnant mind ... [ Read More ]