Explaining My Period to My 3 Year Old Son

This may be the most share-y/TMI post I’ve written.  I thought maybe I shouldn’t share this, but this blog is supposed to be about my experience raising my little guy, so here goes. A few days ago… I’m in the … Continue reading

What Mommy Does Behind Closed Doors

I love my family, but sometimes I need to do me. Being a parent is a never ending job, and once you pop out a kid, you will never be alone again! When I lived alone, dressing up and playing … Continue reading

I Just Melted Into a Puddle of Mush!

Breaking News! I posted this picture on Facebook. As my son walked by, I asked, “What do you think of Mommy’s picture? He assessed the photo for a few seconds and said, “You’re beautiful.” Oh. My. Word. I just melted … Continue reading

Ridiculous Cool

Ridiculous Cool

This picture says so much about my kid’s personality and interests. My kid is a puzzle master.  Plus, his cool is so cool, it’s ridiculous! Side note: Can you tell that I’m the founder and president of his fan club? … Continue reading

My Kid Discovers the Difference Between Mommy and Daddy

My kid is full of little gems. The latest came a few days ago… My husband decides to take a leak while I am in the bathroom getting ready for work, and my son comes in wondering where daddy is. … Continue reading

When Parenting Gets Real!

My son is 27 months today. That boy is smart, active, determined, and independent.  My mom tells me he is very much like me when I was his age.  He knows exactly what he wants, how he wants it, and … Continue reading

Cutting the Cord

I return to work in a few days.  It seems like this year went by in a blur, and I can’t believe it’s already over.  On Tuesday I will send my little guy off to school and for the first … Continue reading

I Am Not the Nanny

“Will the parents be joining you?” What?! Rewind… I went through a marathon trip to get my son to the doctor Monday morning.  I missed the bus that I usually take–it only comes once an hour–and I thought the train … Continue reading