2017/05/01
grief,loss, parenting, miscarriage

I Shouldn’t have Looked

Five years ago this morning, I broke the news of my miscarriage to you in a blog post, as I was undergoing my D & E. […]
2016/12/29
Carrie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds, parenting, RIP, mother and daughter

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 […]
2016/11/24
grief,loss, parenting, miscarriage

Wish You Were Here

Last night, I dreamt about a baby. A tiny, baby boy who perched his little bobbling head atop my shoulder right in that perfect cradle made […]
2016/09/01
mommy coma,motherhood, coma, parenting

Mommy in a Coma

I feel like I’ve been in a mommy coma for the past 10 years. While all of you are trying to find your way back to […]
2016/08/19
parenting, gun control, hiding in a bathroom, attack

That Time I Had to Hide in a Bathroom Stall with my Daughter

Ever think about what it really means that we are parenting in a world where it’s completely necessary to teach our children what to do in case someone enters […]
2016/08/10
back to school, first day of school, parenting, girls, letting go

Back to School Breaking My Heart Since 2009

Back to school was not Xanax inducing here. Not this year anyways. Today was the first day of school for my girls. It feels much too early […]
2016/08/05
Gwen Stefani, 1st concert, this is what the truth feels like, parenting, girls, milestones

What Gwen Stefani Taught Me about Parenting

I learned something life altering at the Gwen Stefani concert last Sunday.Raising girls has taught me to be a better woman. My little girls are no […]
2016/07/05
parenting, how to survive parenting, mom mantra, exhausted mom

Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop; How to Survive Parenting

Ever find yourself Googling how to survive parenting? My girls are past the toddler years and we even lived through the threenager years…twice! We’ve survived the first […]
2016/07/01
how to deal with kids being home all summer, parenting, the truth about parenting, life, truth, suummer

The TRUTH is Some Days Suck

I need your advice on how to deal with kids being home all summer? Yesterday, I was having a “poppin Xanax like they’re tic tacs” sort […]