Tag: Parenting


Review: Nobody Said It’d Be Easy by Patty Blount

30 August, 2018 / 0 Comments
Review: Nobody Said It’d Be Easy by Patty Blount

This book’s storytelling and captivity factor is extremely good.  Every time I picked the book back up, I found it super easy to get right back into it.  I didn’t even have to think about anything.  I didn’t zone out at all while reading.  It was just a really nice, […]


The Emotional Roller Coaster of a Toddler

19 April, 2018 / 2 Comments
The Emotional Roller Coaster of a Toddler

If you have/had a toddler or have been around a toddler for a significant period of time, you know how much of a roller coaster their emotions really are.  I mean, it’s complete madness at times!  And us parents don’t have a clue sometimes what the heck is going on!  […]


Parenting is Hard – Daycare

29 November, 2017 / 0 Comments
Parenting is Hard – Daycare

My daughter is turning 18 months in just a few days and so she is starting daycare on December 1.  She has been with my mom for the past 6 months, since I went back to work when she was 12 months old.  It’s ridiculously hard to get kids into […]



Parenting is Hard, but Worth It

6 September, 2017 / 0 Comments
Parenting is Hard, but Worth It

So, my mom inspired me to do a series of posts that talk about the good aspects of parenting as well.  Last week, I wrote about how parenting is hard and announced that I would be speaking up about the difficulties of parenting.  Then my mom called, told me she […]


Parenting is Hard

30 August, 2017 / 0 Comments
Parenting is Hard

Seriously.  That title is so true in so many ways.  Parenting is hard, and yet it seems like nobody talks about it or shows how hard it is.  All you see on social media is perfect families with smiles on their faces in their perfect houses and we are made […]


Tips for buying gifts for a baby shower

25 January, 2017 / 2 Comments
Tips for buying gifts for a baby shower

When buying clothes, think about what the season will likely be when the baby will fit into the clothes you’re about to purchase. I have soooo many short sleeve shirts and onesies for my girl that fit her right now but she can hardly ever wear because it’s bloody cold […]