Finding Your Tribe.

Finding Your Tribe. We all know that term. “The One.” It means so much to so many hopeful, aspiring, young women. It’s the guy who gives us butterflies when he calls or texts, or if you’re from the Olden Days like myself, when he sends you an instant message. It’s that feeling of the first … More Finding Your Tribe.

Natural Childbirth

Natural Childbirth “Giving birth should be your greatest achievement not your greatest fear.” -Jane Weideman I’ve told this story, or various fractions of it before, to close friends and family. I’ve talked about why I chose to deliver not one, but both, of my babies without so much as even an aspirin and why I’d do … More Natural Childbirth

Toddler Truths

Toddler Truths If there is one thing that is absolutely, 100% true about parenting it is that we are all winging it. No one knows what the hell they’re doing. We generally put up a good front, some may even truly believe that they’ve “mastered” this whole messy chaos of not raising jerks. But the … More Toddler Truths

The Toddlerbeast

The Toddlerbeast Yes. Yes I of course love my toddler. He can be the most amazing tiny human on the planet. He melts my heart with his love for his baby brother & his fur siblings, and his curiosity about the world. I find it absolutely adorable that he pronounces the letter “d” like the … More The Toddlerbeast

Germaphobes

Germaphobes So, this one is for the sanitizer freaks, the cart cover moms, the “don’t kiss my kid” gals… this one is for the germaphobes. We all know them and we’ve all been there at one point or another. Hell, even I have thrown the Purell around like Oprah giving away her favorite things… “you … More Germaphobes

‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the Season Okay, let me start by providing a disclaimer: I am truly sensitive, aware, and respectful of the fact that not all cultures celebrate Christmas. I am also sensitive to those who may not be financially fortunate enough to celebrate by providing gifts to their children. I plan to educate my kids of … More ‘Tis the Season