Why Honesty in Parenting is Important: Do You Lie To Your Kids?

Do you remember any lies your parents told you when you were a kid? I do. Some were downright awful things. Like the boogeyman under the bed. And omg, don't even get me … [Read more...]

Nichole Nordeman Song Slow Down Becomes Parents Anthem Around The World

There is that moment you catch you breath as a parent. You blink and it's over before you know it. Singer Nicole Nordeman's song 'Slow Down' becomes parents anthem around the … [Read more...]

Happy Mother’s Day: The Meaning of Motherhood

It's Mother's Day! The day mother's around the world get to celebrate all the hard work we do all year long and the joyous, wonderful upbringing of those little or big humans … [Read more...]

What Do You Love the Most About Being a Mom?

With Mother's Day fast approaching, I always think each year what I want from my boys. Not that I'm overly commercial, and I don't extend my wants and needs to the floral or … [Read more...]

Rant: Dealing With Death Is Much Better Than Ignoring It

It's funny how you don't think of death or your own mortality when you're younger. Even after losing my Nana, whom I was extremely close to, death never registered in my brain … [Read more...]

Being A Bipolar Mother with a Bipolar Child

There is this moment in motherhood where you know you've screwed up. You know it the moment it happens, when the words leave your mouth. "Listen you little brat, stop acting … [Read more...]

Things I know for sure about my 4 year old son

1. There is no such thing as being too dirty. It doesn't matter if he has been playing in the sandbox all day long and every finger and toenail has dirt under it. He will play … [Read more...]

Joys of Being a Mother #ivf4bc #bcpoli

i was compensated for this post. All opinions are 100% my own and for the purpose of sharing this information with my readers - Thank you! Mother’s Day is May 12, 2013 this … [Read more...]

Rant: Mom on Strike: day one everyone go to your room!

The first day of the strike didn't go quite as I planned, though in parenting and life nothing ever does hahah.  The kids came home from school and immediately I was bombarded … [Read more...]

Rant: Mom on Strike: teaching my family values and love

That's right!  I'm officially on strike this week starting today.  However before you compare me to other moms, like Jessica Stilwell from Crazy Working Mom, who went on … [Read more...]

Just Stick A Fork in My Eye!

  Some days I want to stick a fork in my eye.  I know it hurts, duh? Don't look at me like that.  I just want to feel something other than what I feel, which … [Read more...]

Mommy Moments: Teaching your kids to fib

  Okay so we've all done it.  Taught our kids to tell a small fib.  This morning it hit me just how wrong and bad it is and how I didn't know as a mom … [Read more...]

Trashy mom moment number thousand!

"Mommy why did you hurt me?" "I'm so sorry baby," I said for the thousandth time while fighting back my tears. I felt horrible inside. Truly horrible, you have no … [Read more...]

Beware of the mommy monster roar!

I want to run away. I want to scream. I want to pull out my hair! I want someone to tell me this is going to get easier, even if it won't. Lie to me. I don't … [Read more...]

Something has got to give: motherhood blown up!

I can't take it anymore.  I'm so stressed to the max at the dissaray that is going on at  home, overwhelming doesn't even begin to cut it.  Every day it's the same … [Read more...]

Mama That Man is Peeing Behind The Dumpster Again

Okay fellas we all know as little boys it's cool to pee your name in the snow. It's a talent really. But the pee bandit has struck again, and this time I am ready to hit him … [Read more...]

Loving Trace: Dealing With Mild Cerebral Palsy

He`s beautiful, isn't he? I fell in love with him the first  moment I laid eyes on him. Just after midnight, born 7lbs, 8 ounces and without a pulse. Born blue and needing … [Read more...]