It's been exactly one month and three days since I've written a blog post. It's also taken me one month and three days to realize trying to be a mama and to do it all at the same time occasionally makes you want to lose your shit. I've watched the viral videos circulating social media … Continue reading The multi-tasking Mama ain’t for the faint of heart.
We all have heard the term "Dad Bod" and if you haven't, well do some googling and you will find article after article related to the term. The Dad Bod is a celebrated bod no doubt, and it's society's way of justifying that if you're man and have kids, then it's ok to have a … Continue reading The Mom Bod…
Of course, the whole point of this blog is to share stories of motherhood and what it means to me, in hopes of allowing other mamas to try to connect to something I've written somewhere along the way. Before having a baby, I honestly thought the amount of mom blogs out there was somewhat ridiculous … Continue reading What motherhood has made me and what it hasn’t..
I have been baking Banana Bread since I was a little girl and have tried numerous recipes over the course of my life. The recipe that I religiously used until the last year, is the recipe that I grew up baking in the kitchen as a little girl with my mom. It is written in this little … Continue reading The Best Banana Bread on the Block
We as women put a lot of pressure on ourselves to be the all encompassing perfect Mama. "Supermom" is the term coined by society and there are a boatload of expectations that come with that term. I've decided it's OK to not be Supermom. Why? Because prior to having a baby, I thought I was … Continue reading Why it’s OK not to be Supermom
Happy Sunday! In between the babe napping, I finally got a chance to get back into the kitchen and try out a new recipe. I've had my eye on a Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe that I found off of my favorite recipe sites: http://allrecipes.com/ I like this site and use it frequently because it's normal … Continue reading Weekends are for cookie makin’
Except for work that is, because I'm up at 5 a.m. I'm 9 weeks in to motherhood and have had countless doctors appointments, a few social events and one glorious salon appointment. None of which I've managed to be early too, let alone on time. I just can't get my ish together. So, I'm going … Continue reading I’m apologizing now because I’m going to be late.
When we first found out we were expecting, one of the first things we did was order cute little t-shirts for our pups that said: "Future Guard Dog" on the back. This is how we planned we were going to share the good news with our families on Mother's Day weekend. For months after, we … Continue reading How everything changes when you bring baby home; even your dogs.
I love seeing pictures on social media of new parents smiling with their baby from the hospital bed. Those new mamas are always smiling and seem to look great after having a baby within minutes or hours of when the picture was taken. They will cherish that photo forever and it will probably hold it's … Continue reading I’m secretly envious of your blissful post childbirth pictures. And why I don’t have any.
Most of us eat breakfast on the go; usually on the way to work each morning. Well, not my husband anyway. He's anti eating while driving as he always tells me how unsafe it is to eat while driving. Blah, blah, whatever. I've mastered eating my Greek yogurt parfait every morning while on the way … Continue reading When I eat my breakfast in the bathroom..