lifestyle · relationships

Dear friend, you’re not alone


Dear friend, It's been a while since we've seen each other face to face. It's been a while since I've heard your laughter ring in my ears that's not over a phone call or a voice note. It's been a while since we've hugged. We're living in a strange time; a time we don't know… Continue reading Dear friend, you’re not alone

budgets · pregnancy

How to save on maternity wear


The positive pregnancy test. The excitement, the tears, the laughter, the fears, the joy. Pregnancy sets off an adventure you can never prepare yourself for. No books or someone else’s experience will ever come close to going through it yourself. Once the excitement wears off a little (although come on, it never does), and reality… Continue reading How to save on maternity wear

family · mamahood · mom life · new mama · special needs · toddlers

My son’s name isn’t Aspergers


Many of you have seen photos of my oldest son, Monster, and many of you have read posts in which I've mentioned certain aspects of our life with him. But in reality, you don't know everything. Here's what you don't know.... Monster is a bright and loving seven year old little boy. He lives up… Continue reading My son’s name isn’t Aspergers

Babies · family · mom life · new mama · Organization · sahm · toddlers

Baby-proof your Christmas tree


It’s the most magical time of the year: when all those green, red and gold decorations come out, the flickering lights on the tree light up the room and Christmas crafts are in full swing. My boys remind me a couple of times throughout the year about Christmas and that we need to get the… Continue reading Baby-proof your Christmas tree

family · mom life

When parents disagree on Christmas gifts


It's suppose to be the jolly season, but it brings along some silly. Okay, a lot of silly. One of the aspects I dread about the festive season is the cleaning up afterwards. Taking down the decorations, packing away the tree. And the dishes, the damn pile of dishes. While it's considered to be the… Continue reading When parents disagree on Christmas gifts