It’s Just a Passi, Karen.

It’s Just a Passi, Karen.

Our daughter will be three in April and she still takes a passifier when she sleeps. I’ll pause for the Karens to judge. With our son, removing the passi when he turned one wasn’t a big deal. He didn’t care too much about it. Our little girl LOVES...
Why Moms Should Stop Hiding Fears and Frustration

Why Moms Should Stop Hiding Fears and Frustration

Why do we spend more time apologizing than voicing our concerns, needs, or wants? When did it become shameful to just vent? Just because I’ve had a really frustrating day and I am looking more forward to my kids’ bedtime and a 9pm glass of wine than I am...
To The Grandparent Who Is My Kid’s Best Friend

To The Grandparent Who Is My Kid’s Best Friend

Like it happened yesterday, I can remember belly laughing over hour-long games of Dominoes, always diligent as my fiesty grandma would cheat in a second and never let me win just because I was a kid. She’d dominate in memory, checkers, skip-bo, you name it. I...
To The Maxed Out Mama

To The Maxed Out Mama

As I sit, staring at the mountain of dirty dishes and miles of sippy cups lining the counters, I feel like I am at my motherhood breaking point.I don’t want to deal with another sleepless night. I don’t want to clean up another food spill. And Lord help me...