Dear America:

Martin Luther King Jr. Quote

A few years ago while at work, I experienced a coworker being openly racist and derogatory during a political conversation. I just stood there and pretended I wasn’t hearing what was coming out of her mouth. I stood in silence and disbelief. To this day I am ashamed that I didn’t speak up. I don’tRead more

Homeschooling Your Preschooler

Girl doing homeschool activity book

We’ve all been dealt this hand we didn’t ask for, and are now suddenly expected to homeschool our kids due to social distancing. As if many of us needed to add another job title as teacher to our lists. Am I right?! So I thought I’d share some of the things we’ve been using toRead more

Why I’m Not Ready For Baby #2…

It seems like I’m getting asked almost every day lately when we are having our next baby, if we are trying yet, and so on. I always said I wanted my kids close in age, but the truth is, I’m just not ready yet! This photo sums it all up. This was a photo IRead more

Dear Future Moms

Dear Future Moms: I’ll be the first to tell you that your new journey is going to be HARD. It’s not always going to be rainbows and butterflies like social media makes it look. It’s not for the light-hearted. But it’s also going to be the absolute best and most rewarding journey of your life.Read more

Stocking Stuffers!

Christmas is ALMOST here! I’m getting so excited for Mila to really experience Christmas this year, and I’ve almost caved and given her so many of her gifts already! Stockings have always been one of my absolute favorite parts of Christmas! As a kid I remember waking up suuuuper early on Christmas morning, I’m talkingRead more

#momlife

Before you really know what #momlife means, you think you know, but you don’t. Until you do. #momlife is legitimately a way of life, not just a saying. #momlife is having your daughter dressed like a Pinterest baby model, meanwhile considering dry shampoo as a perfectly acceptable form of bathing…for the fourth day in aRead more