Good things come to those who work…


So I’m on Day 4 of Weight Watchers.  Not entirely sure how I feel about it yet, but I’m “cautiously optimistic” as they say!  I want to lose weight SO badly.  I began my first pregnancy at a great weight – I was 26 and in good shape.  I’ve never been a super active person, but I was busy and YOUNG … [Read more...]

A wee update, and a very exciting “PS”!


Well this has been quite a trip.  Many months ago my husband started bugging me about writing a blog.  I knew that I wanted to do it, and I knew I'd really enjoy it!  But I also knew that once I start something I'm not always so great about sticking with it, and I didn't want to add yet another … [Read more...]

I get by with a little help from my friends.

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First order of business:  My kids are ganging up on me today, they are so mean. The eight year old has decided that I am “like, SO unfair!” on pretty much every single things that comes out of my mouth.  The two year old has forgotten what an “inside voice” is – EVERY sound that comes out of his … [Read more...]

Mirror mirror on the wall… who’s the BEST mother of them all?!? (Hint.. no one cares)

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I am inspired to write this morning, and thankfully the baby is napping and the little dude is VERY lost in “Super Why”, at least for the moment. So, to my Facebook friend who decided to post yet ANOTHER bragging status about how wonderful her life and children are, I say “thank you”... you … [Read more...]

Postpartum depression.. let’s talk about it.


Every once in a while I get a message that reminds me of why I started this blog, and what its core purpose is.  I am here, 100%, to remind and reassure other moms that they are NOT ALONE.  Motherhood is NOT a competition, not a race, and not something that should be judged by anyone else.  We all … [Read more...]