Babies, Toddlers, emotion, family, love, motherhood, pandemic, parenting, prayer, self care, Uncategorized

It’s all too much

How are you doing mamas? I am not well and I will admit it. As most of you know, I consider this my safe place to vent- a platform for mamas to share the good things, the bad things, and everything in between. We are living in an unprecedented time, a time where we have… Continue reading It’s all too much

Babies, Toddlers, family, life, love, motherhood, parenting, surviving motherhood, teacher mom, toddlerhood

Can you just stay at daycare?

This one is hard for me to write. I had to write it now because a few months from now it will sting too much. We are in the last few months of daycare and most of her friends are already gone. They all started together about 4 years ago. Juliana started there at 9… Continue reading Can you just stay at daycare?

Babies, Toddlers, family, life, motherhood, parenting, surviving motherhood, teacher mom, toddlerhood

“I can’t stay a baby, Mama”

I got to play with my kids tonight. I got to spend real time- no husband, no screen time, no running, no multitasking, no phones- yes I took pictures and videos obviously because it's me. I wanted to cry the whole time, not because I was sad but because I was so damn happy and… Continue reading “I can’t stay a baby, Mama”

Babies, Toddlers, breastfeeding, family, life, love, motherhood, nursing, parenting, self care, surviving motherhood, toddlerhood

I haven’t been out in 4 years

Ok ok, I've gone out, but I haven't been overnight anywhere, haven't gone on a vacation- which is totally expected with 2 toddlers, and really haven't gone anywhere for more than 4-5 hours? I'm tired. I need to fill my bucket a little more than once a month, if that. And I don't mean leave… Continue reading I haven’t been out in 4 years

life, love, marriage, motherhood, parenting, surviving motherhood, toddlerhood

I just need a minute…

When you're a mom- stay at home mom or working mom, you literally never stop. When people around you say they are exhausted, half the time you want to clock them and say- you don't even know. Even thought they probably went through this when and if they had kids. But damn times have changed.… Continue reading I just need a minute…

Babies, Toddlers, family, life, motherhood, parenting, sleeping, summer, surviving motherhood, teacher mom, toddlerhood

Hi, I’m late to work everyday

How in God's name do you get to work on time when your significant other works and your 2 kids are under 3 years old? I mean seriously and Dina/Mel if you are reading this, I am late to work everyday- don't fire me! Or maybe you should so I can just stay at home.… Continue reading Hi, I’m late to work everyday

Babies, Toddlers, life, motherhood, nutrition, parenting, self care, summer, surviving motherhood, teacher mom

The Summer of Me

This was the best summer and I feel a little guilty saying this because a lot of the summer I spent with me, myself and I. My kids went to daycare full time because we still pay, I worked summer school for a month, and the rest of my time I spent at the pool… Continue reading The Summer of Me

Babies, Toddlers, fitness, love, motherhood, surviving motherhood, toddlerhood

Mom Win

Let me just start off by saying that I have gotten some backlash for some of my recent posts, specifically Mama Meltdown. I am not looking for attention, or for someone to call DCF on me, and I'm not trying to make my family look bad. I write these blogs for me, but also to raise… Continue reading Mom Win

breastfeeding, motherhood, nutrition

Nursing Snacks

Breastfeeding is hardddddd, especially in the beginning. It's funny because now my son (second babe) is 15 months old and he won't get off the boob! Here is a list of snacks that helped me get through the early stages of breastfeeding and help my supply go up! Also, the hunger is the real deal.… Continue reading Nursing Snacks

Babies, Toddlers, fit mama, nutrition, fitness, Isagenix, motherhood

Healthy Body, Healthy Soul

It took me along time to make health a priority and a habit, but I feel as if I am good enough at it to give advice. Please note that anything in this blog is not a prescription or permission to do any of the following, but just some tips and advice that have helped… Continue reading Healthy Body, Healthy Soul