On the topic of meltdowns, let's talk about mommy meltdowns. I'm talking about the hit your husband, sit on the floor and cry, feel like a failure, want to run away meltdown. I want to start off by reiterating that I love my life and I love my family and I love my children. With… Continue reading Mama meltdown
Does your toddler go from 0-200? My 3 year old does and I constantly go back and forth between wondering if I should be worried, to NO, this has to be normal, right?! My husband is a firefighter and I'm a full-time teacher. It's now summer and I am off from my job, although still… Continue reading Holy Meltdowns
I was recently listening to the RISE Together podcast with Rachel and Dave Hollis. As I write this, I am currently running 8 miles trying to do talk to text because I have a million thoughts for this blog post. During this podcast and this especially hard run, I realized dude, I can do this… Continue reading Relationships with Kids
Life is freakin hard lately. Being a mom is the hardest job I have ever done in my life. I am trying so hard to juggle my life and I can't seem to get ahold of it. I feel so overwhelmed with everything and I feel like a big failure. I miss my first-born- just… Continue reading The day I snapped
Today, in particular, I'm feeling the weight of the world. I am tired and cranky and exhausted. It's not about me anymore though. It's about the kids. I don't mean to sound conceited or rude, but I just want it to be about me today. I want to curl up in a ball in my… Continue reading What about me?
1. You can't really wear perfume anymore because your nursing babes will choke on it. Hell, you really can't be cute anymore unless you have a nanny, are rich, and/or you have help around the clock. 2. Can't really be naked anymore because your toddler will tell everyone they saw your "Gina". 3. Your car… Continue reading 36 Mom Realities
"They grow up so fast. Oh, it's just a phase. You think the terrible two's are bad? Wait until they are three. I miss that age." I can't stand it! I hate phases! I don't want my babies to grow up. Yes, I complain that it's hard right now trying to balance everything while having 2… Continue reading I hate phases