Have you ever had the unfortunate pleasure of witnessing your oh so curious child cut their hair or take off a chunk of it? Well how about shaving off their eyebrows? Yep. You read that right! Let me start by saying I have a very curious, creative, and sassy 5 year old. She is compassionate … Continue reading True Story : My daughter almost shaved off her eyebrows!
We may not all say it out loud. We may not all feel the same crisis either. But with certainty I can say most of us have felt this at some point in our lives. You know what I'm talking about. The me before kids. Remember her? She was carefree, maybe had a wild spirit … Continue reading Identity Crisis: Mourning The ME Before I Had My Daughter.
It's been a minute since I have updated you all. Life is crazy around here but we finally have a good routine going again. It seemed like for a while there we were never going to get back into a routine. But here we are. We're here...surviving, living and grateful. In person school started recently. … Continue reading The New Normal
I think it's safe to say that no one has a harder time waking up than a parent. Even more so, a mother who has to get herself along with several of her kids ready all on her own and make it out the door on time for work. It's hard as hell! I only … Continue reading Morning Routine
Can we all just take a minute to say it out loud? Mom guilt! It's real and it's there. Everyday. For most moms anyways. But why can't we seem to just let go of it? It's funny how no matter how much we try to convince ourselves that we don't have it, we still do. … Continue reading Mom guilt
There was once a time where blogging was as simple as writing something on the very new internet, and pressing enter. Throwing it out into a world of the unknown. Not knowing who would see it or who would actually start following your writing. Blogging used to be more intimate, more sincere, and more individualized. … Continue reading Blogging isn’t what it used to be
If you are a San Diego local, chances are you know of the Little Italy Mercato. It's undoubtedly one of the best farmers markets to attend every Saturday morning; located in the the serene Little Italy part of Downtown San Diego. Upon entering Little Italy; you get an instant vibe of small village meets downtown … Continue reading The serene Little Italy Mercato
Do you ever wonder if another mom in this world is thinking the same as you or going through the same thing as you? Chances are there are several other mothers going through what you're going through, or feeling what you're feeling. You know those feelings of loneliness, guilt, and being overwhelmed? You're not alone, … Continue reading Mom Friends
It's something that not many talk about. It's just sort of something that happens to you, without notice, without your control, and something that many just live with. And to be honest...I never thought it would happen to me. Postpartum anxiety/depression, A very real problem that happens to many women after giving birth. It's so … Continue reading The Reality of Postpartum Anxiety
I recently found myself staring at the person in the mirror and not recognizing her. I didn't recognize the sleepy eyes. I didn't recognize the frown like appearance of her face. I didn't feel like I was the person that I was staring back at in the mirror. I saw her. I felt her. But … Continue reading New Chapter