The Unwanted

Think back to that very first moment that you found out you were expecting… What were you doing? What were you thinking? How did you feel? Was the pregnancy planned or a surprise? Were you ready to be a parent or did the thought give you anxiety? Did you have worries? Did you tell people […]

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Things that do not Make You a Bad Mom

Each and every night as I put my kids to bed I can’t help but think of the things I could have done better. Then, every day I wake up and promise myself that I will be a better mother than I was the day before.  I consistently obsess over everything mom related, when in […]

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8 Ways You Can Dream (And Still Be A Great Mother)

Motherhood is a funny thing. A lot of us dream of being moms and having a family from the time we are little girls. Then, when we become moms we are suddenly filled with uncertainty, questions and often an odd loneliness, not to mention anxiety that we weren’t prepared for. We rely on our friends […]

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An Open Letter to the Mom Who Failed Today

To the Mom Who Failed Today: I hear you. Today wasn’t my day either. I yelled too much, dropped one too many “f bombs” although only a few in front of the children. I cried. I lost my temper. My kids cried. We had McDonalds for dinner and I let them watch entirely too much […]

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