Archive of ‘Motherhood’ category

Nap-Time: The Best Part of a Parent’s Day

Nap Time is the Best time

Right now, it’s nap-time. And I’m finally in the right mindset to open my personal laptop up and write something. A lot of the time, I only get as far as thinking about writing something, but never actually have the energy to stand up and grab my computer. Today, I am not sure what I’m […] Read more…

Why Motherhood is just as exciting as traveling the world

Why Motherhood is just as exciting as traveling the world.

I turned 30 this year. It was a milestone birthday and one that I always envisioned doing big. Getting the girls together, traveling somewhere I’ve never been and spending way too much money on a hotel room. A celebration of no longer being in my 20’s. But the reality was, I had to put my 30th […] Read more…

Mommy Diaries – The Battle of the Bedtime Story

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The Battle of the Bedtime Story Why is it that children seem to be programmed at birth to never want to go to sleep? I often ask myself this at night, and dread the agonizingly long bedtime routine that is bound to happen. One night, I had a revelation. As always, the rigamarole of bedtime was […] Read more…

Differences Between Baby #1 and Baby #2: Finding Out

Siblings, best friends

One thing that I really wanted to do for the blog during my pregnancy was a series of posts that documented the differences between my first pregnancy and my second one. Well, it just goes to show how much time I had as a working, prego mom of a 2 1/2 year old. But now that I am finding […] Read more…

How to Feel and Look Great After Having Children

Baby and the Beach

If you think you have just stumbled upon the secret diet and fitness plan to lose the baby weight after having children, keep looking. I am sorry to tell you that this is not that kind of post. What I am here to tell you is that every mother is different and you will find a way to achieve […] Read more…

Back to Blogging after Baby #2

Baby Reece is Born

Well, the last time I posted it was almost exactly one month before I had my second child, a beautiful baby boy, named Reece. He was born on February 6th and weighed in at 7lbs and 1oz. I can’t believe that was 6 months ago! So as you can see, being a mom of two […] Read more…

My Love Hate Relationship with the “Terrible Twos”

Unique Baby Rylee

Well, our sweet baby girl is now 2 1/2 years old. And we are experiencing – in full force – the dreaded “Terrible Twos.” It happened almost instantly after her second birthday and it’s really not hard to read the signs to figure it out. It’s kind of like this: Sign # 1 your toddler has […] Read more…

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