Ah stress. That pesky little thing that many of us seem to not be able to get a handle on. Whether you’re stressed from trying to get your kids out the door and to school on time, working to...
Socially distancing ourselves has been a hot topic lately. We are all encouraged to practice socially distancing ourselves from each other to try and "flatten the curve" of the number of cases of diagnosed coronavirus. When our schools announced...
Congratulations on your new baby! Labor and delivery were hard, but now you have a lovely new bundle to love. You are so lucky! What a beautiful new mommy. Of course, you’re tired, emotional, and overwhelmed. It’s part of being...
Eleven unread messages. That little red bubble glares at me, reminding me of all the texts I haven't responded to, or even looked at for fear of being faced with reality. Messenger calls me out next: five more unread...
In the last month, I found myself having to surrender "Mom Control." On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, I broke my leg. I wish I had a dramatic story with which to dazzle you, but it was a freak accident, resulting...
I’m tired of books that tell me to “wash my face” and “stop apologizing.” I’m over hearing about how I need to be “brave” or a “warrior.” I don’t want to start a “project” to find happiness and I...
I know it’s not a weakness or the person's fault, yet it still has a stigma and a sting when I learn someone has a mental health condition. I can't quite put my finger on what it is that...
When I became a mother, one of the most surprising things about my personality was revealed. I was an angry mom. I always knew I had the capability of losing my temper, but I never expected it would carry...
Stealthily, I crept over to the cedar tree down the street and snipped a few trimmings. I wondered if the neighbors noticed. They didn't strike me as the sort of people to yell at me for taking a few...
Any other moms out there tired as we continue into the holiday season? I'm not talking about tired because the baby is not sleeping. I'm talking about emotionally tired. You're putting in max effort, but your to-do list never...

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11 Social Distancing 4th of July Ideas + FREE Scavenger Hunt...

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Fourth of July looks a little different this year. While many events are cancelled and social distancing is encouraged, there are still plenty of...