Mom Low Point: Realizing Maybe You’re Doing Parenting All Wrong

Have you ever had a mom low point that was so rough that it knocked you right back on your butt and made you feel like you were doing absolutely everything wrong? Being a mom is hard. I mean question yourself, cry after they go to bed, guilt-ridden, love them so fiercely that sometimes it [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Categories: Confessions, Featured|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A Mother’s Love Knows No Bounds

Tuesday was a somber day and Wednesday was even worse, the world lost two amazing, strong women who happen to be mother and daughter, Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. It has me doing a lot of thinking about my relationship with my own daughters. It has me assessing just how much I truly love them. [...]

By | December 29th, 2016|Categories: Entertainment, Parenting|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What’s so Special about the Nutcracker Ballet?

This past week, Bella performed in her 7th Nutcracker and Gabs in her 4th. I remember Bella’s 1st like it was yesterday. I remember how my heart swelled and that tiny little snowflake made my heart burst. I thought that was it. That was as big as a mama’s heart could get. I was wrong. [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Categories: Raising Girls|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Family Traditions that make the Holiday Season Memorable

Disclosure: This post is brought to you by Disney. All opinions are my own. Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner? My family is super busy and it seems like the older they get, the busier we get and the faster it all goes by. I remember that first year of motherhood [...]

By | November 29th, 2016|Categories: Disney, Entertainment, Parenting, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall

In 2000, I was newly married and everything in life was ahead of me. I stumbled onto the show Gilmore Girls and I fell in love at first show. You see, I never had a great relationship with my own mom. There was nothing wrong with our relationship; other than we are complete opposites but [...]

By | November 26th, 2016|Categories: Entertainment, Raising Girls, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

I’m Voting For Hillary Clinton and Here’s Why You Should Too

First, let me start by clarifying that I f*cking love Hillary Clinton. I love what she stands for and the kind of woman she is. I want to be her when I grow up and I choose her for my next president; not because she’s the “lesser of two evils” but because she is qualified, [...]

Vote Like Your Child’s Future Depends On It

This post was produced with support from Clean Air Moms Action. All opinions are, of course, my own. The upcoming election has been dominated by divisive candidate issues. Believe me, many of us have lost friends and family because our politics simply cannot reconcile themselves but there’s one thing that we should all be able [...]

What to Do When Your Tween Gets Bullied

Now that my daughter is getting older, I have found myself faced with the question of what to do when my tween gets bullied. It's not like when they were toddlers. My daughters seem to be magnets for bullies. Despite being nice kids who are friendly with almost everyone (according to their teachers), they always [...]

By | October 17th, 2016|Categories: Parenting|Tags: , , |0 Comments