End of semester blues?

Since becoming a mom, the end of the semester brings on far more anxiety for me than the beginning. Not because of tests and homework but because it’s finally time that grades will be posted and I won’t be able to hide from the fact that I tried to slide through the semester with minimal […]

Team Green

So as most of you know I’m expecting a baby in September..or at least we hope it takes that long. Since Olivia was 8 weeks early, the thought that this pregnancy may also come to a close sooner than expected is always in the back of my mind. If you’re the parent of a nicu […]

I used to be a perfect parent…

Then I had kids. I used to know everything there was to know about parenting. Thanks to my brief stint in high school as a part time babysitter I was a master in the art of toddler wrangling. I was a baby whispering guru. I was a bonafide child behavioral specialist. I threw shade left […]

Hold on to Your Shamrocks

Remember when I said life doesn’t happen on a schedule? And the best moments don’t happen by Friday at midnight?  Well last Friday, St. Patrick’s’ Day, we were finally able to share our “lucky news” with the world. My sweet little Olivia is going to be a big sister.  Being a mom is easily the […]

Forced words.

Blogging. It’s not for everyone. Sometimes that includes me. It’s not that I don’t want to blog, it’s more that I have a hard time creating content. By that I mean I literally don’t want to “create” content for you guys. I want to be real and raw with you. I want to share my […]

Why We’re Late

Like any stage of life, parenthood comes with it’s own unique set of challenges, but being on time is easily one of my toughest. So here are my top 5 reasons I’m never (like never, ever) on time anymore: My two-year-old just pooped her pants. You read that right. If there’s one thing old men […]

Embracing the Chaos

The emotional equivalent of an aha moment. That’s what parenthood is like. One minute you’re rushing through the mundane tasks of everyday life and the next you’re overwhelmed with this crazy, awesome revelation that you have this tiny being, a piece of yourself, that loves you even when you have mascara streaks down your cheekbones […]