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Category: Confessions of a Real-Life Mom

Thank Goodness for Merlot: Mondays Suck!

March 6, 2017

Mondays are tough. This Monday was made exponentially more challenging by the fact that Grandma has been in Mexico since Saturday and Daddy was in a course all weekend. That left me, Mommy, to solo parent two rambunctious, cooped up kids…

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Mama, Your Body Is Perfect

December 8, 2016

Inevitably it seems, a new mom's main concern, aside from her baby, is how to get her pre-baby body back, how to lose just a few more pounds. The message communicated to her isn't to take it easy or to…

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Parenting a Picky Eater

October 7, 2016

** DISCLAIMER ** Be prepared for salty language. My son's picking eating has me on the brink of losing it. If you look closely, you'll see the remnants of oatmeal caked on the floor, an errant spaghetti noodle stuck to a…

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Confessions of a Real-Life Mom: Entry #3

September 12, 2016

Have you ever snuck into the bathroom, locked the door, and held your breath, hoping no one would notice? No? Me neither. Ahem. And by no one, I mean your children. Because they seem to be all-knowing. Mommy wants to…

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Confessions of a Real-Life Mom: Entry #2

September 6, 2016

Breathe. Sip. Munch. As I type this I'm trying not to drink the entire bottle of Rosé and eat the entire bag of dark chocolate. It's been one of those days, which I know, you know what I mean. The big kid…

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Confessions of a Real-Life Mom: Entry #1

August 19, 2016

The truth is . . . parenting isn't all that glamorous. It's full of barf and boogers, late nights and long days and a lot of love. Sometimes you yell or say the wrong thing and other times your response is just right.…

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