#momfails – November Edition

This one goes out to all the mamas who think they are failing miserably at this #momlife thing. I’m here to tell you, you’re...

Operation Homesteader: Canning

T his isn’t about work. And it’s not really about mom-ing either. And it’s definitely not about wine.  This is something that I solely want to...

Travel with a Toddler: Beach Edition

Let’s go to the beach-each Let’s go get away! Ryan and I literally sang the Niki Minaj every day while on vacation. We’d wake up at...

Summertime Saddness

I’m not going to lie, I’ve been kind of uninspired lately. I started this blog with the intention of writing at least one post a...

Returning to Work While Breastfeeding

I was able to nurse Little Foot all the way up till his first birthday and that day I consciously made the decision to...

Shit Has Hit the Fan

S hit has hit the fan, people! And I’m feeling it from all sides. Everyday I wake up I feel like I’m sprinting a marathon while...

Newborn and Breastfeeding Survival List

  I don’t know if it’s my age or the alignment of the planets or what, but I know SO MANY people having babies. And with...

Not Your Mothers Chocolate Chip Cookies

Off the top of my head I literally know 10 women who are either pregnant, or just recently had babies. Assuming those 10 women...

It’s Sniffling Season

  Before I share with you my go-to tactics for fighting cold symptoms (baby & mama friendly), I have a couple a mom-thoughts for your reading...

2017 New Year’s Intentions

 IN 2016 I didn’t set any New Year's Resolutions. Mainly because I was 5 months pregnant and was pretty sure the feat of bringing a...

Holiday Traditions: Part Two

  Christmas came and went. It was fast, furious, and anything but uneventful. In the week leading up to it, we had to battle a...

Holiday Traditions: Part One

Each year to get into the holiday spirit, my mom’s side of the family has a Ladies Day Out. It's a holiday tradition meant...

The Birth of a Mom Blog

I  was excited, stressed out, anxious and sitting on a plane about to begin my first work trip away from baby. All the thoughts contributing to...

Work Travel While Pumping

**I should caveat this post by saying, this is the trip that inspired it all. It was my first work trip away from baby...