low sex drive

How to Increase a Low Libido and Have the Sex Life You Deserve

When browsing Twitter and Facebook or reading parenting blogs, I have recently noticed a trend; it seems like there are many moms who talk about their lack of desire to have sex. I see memes and jokes, or even off-hand comments, but I wonder how many women are really silently dealing with this issue. Lack … Continue reading How to Increase a Low Libido and Have the Sex Life You Deserve

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Date Night: Our Mini-vacation

On Thursday my husband and I left the kids with his parents and drove four hours east to Kansas City. I previously had written about how anxious I was leaving the kids at home with their grandparents. It only got worse as the week progressed, to the point I thought that I would need to … Continue reading Date Night: Our Mini-vacation

Living with Anxiety and Changing my Perspective for my Kids

By now most of you probably know that I have anxiety.  It is something that has been with me all of my life. Social anxiety is how it manifested; I spent many of my school years quiet as a mouse, observing everything but only speaking in situations I was comfortable with.  "Sarah's such a good … Continue reading Living with Anxiety and Changing my Perspective for my Kids

Little Ways to Show Your Partner You Care When You Are Short on Time

When my husband and I first met and started dating, we spent as much time together as we could, outside of college classes and our jobs. After around eight months of dating I moved in with him when the lease was up on my apartment. We could talk for hours, take road trips to see … Continue reading Little Ways to Show Your Partner You Care When You Are Short on Time

How My Children See Me

We often worry about how we look, how we dress, how we appear to other people. Until this afternoon I've never really stopped and thought about how I appear to my children. Abby had just woken from a nap and started to take photos with my smartphone. "Give it back," I said. "Please, just let … Continue reading How My Children See Me

Motherhood: The Art of Pissing Off Everyone

Do you ever have days where it seems as though when you try your hardest to be a good parent you just end up feeling like you are doing the opposite? I don't try to be the cool mom and I'm not one of those parents who let their kids get away with being little … Continue reading Motherhood: The Art of Pissing Off Everyone

A Day in Crazy Town

My father-in-law had hernia surgery yesterday, so I have been home alone with the two kids yesterday and today so that he could have a few calm and quiet days to rest and recover. Yesterday went relatively well and was uneventful, other than the fact that the kids both refused to take an afternoon nap … Continue reading A Day in Crazy Town