Yes, You Are More Than Just a Mom- No, You Shouldn’t Feel Guilty.

Yes, You Are More Than Just a Mom. No, You Shouldn’t Feel Guilty. Not long ago, I had a critical yet honest conversation with my mother a few weeks ago. During this conversation, she mentioned several times how now, at the age of 61, she feels she missed out on certain parts of her life. As…

Little Fish in a Big Pond

When I hear these words, I honestly can’t help but smile. I feel that all of us at one point in our lives have felt this way; like a little fish in a big pond. Am I right? Whether it is starting a new job, going to a new school, meeting someone new for the first…

Do Not Judge What You Do Not Understand

Do Not Judge What You Do Not Understand As most of you know, Christmas this year looked a little different for everyone. My husband and I decided to take our children to visit their grandparents who live nearly an hour away for a short visit. Prepped with double masks and hand sanitizer, away we went….

Tales of An Exhausted Mama

As I write this, I am pretty sure I am (somewhat) present with a rather LARGE cup of coffee today. With just 1 hour of sleep, I tend to rethink myself quite often throughout the day. As life would have it, all 3 of my children suffer from asthma (just as I did as a…

Back to School or not..THAT is the real question

As I write this, I have noticed many parents on social media (and rightfully so) conflicted on whether to send their children back to school in the Fall or not. While I do fall into this category as well (somewhat), I have always been a very black and white person. Always. And because of this…

Quarantine Fatigue..is REAL

As I write this, I find it hard not to feel a bit envious of those planning their holiday weekend getaways. Why you ask? At the moment, I can only imagine it has to do with what is now known as “quarantine fatigue.” About a month before the pandemic started, (mid February) my son came…

I Said What I Said.. MOM

These exact words were said to me from the back seat of our SUV not even 1 week ago. I turned around and tried not to laugh. His exact words were, “I said what I said Mom. I don’t know what I said, but I said it.” If possible, this is where I would insert…