Job Description: Mother

Until I had a kid, I really had no idea how hard being a parent is. Then I hopped aboard the pregnancy train heading for Parenthood with a capital 'P,' discovering all through the journey just how amazing (and sometimes gross- let's be honest) being a mom is. I bought What to Expect When You … Continue reading Job Description: Mother

The Best Ways to Help a New Parent

Our first time The day my husband and I brought our daughter home from the hospital will always be a day that I remember. We were so ready to go home after spending three days in the hospital following my daughter's delivery via emergency C-section. At home there would be no uncomfortable hospital bed, no … Continue reading The Best Ways to Help a New Parent

Momumental Mothers #4: Mary

I DECIDED TO CREATE MOMUMENTAL MOTHERS TO CELEBRATE WOMEN FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE. EACH OF THE WOMEN I WILL FEATURE ARE DIFFERENT, BUT THEY ARE ALL UNITED IN MOTHERHOOD. Today it is my pleasure to introduce you to my friend Mary. I have known Mary since kindergarten. We lived across the highway from each … Continue reading Momumental Mothers #4: Mary

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She’s on a Bottle Strike

The past four days my child has been on a bottle strike at daycare.   She will not drink almost any milk, only drinking about two ounces in three days.  This has been a slight issue for about a month, but not to this extreme. Abby resisted the bottle initially when I began trying to introduce … Continue reading She’s on a Bottle Strike