You know you’re a mom when… (Wednesday)

Intro: In motherhood, there are some unexpected behaviors a mom experiences that she could have never prepared herself for. Probably because they’re pretty ridiculous, sometimes embarrassing and are most likely not her finest moments. But, one huge lesson learned in motherhood is that there will be times you’ll just have to laugh at yourself and at life, to keep your sanity in tact. Below are 5 actual, true story moments that I’ve had or continue to experience as a mom. Can you {Read More}

You know you’re a mom when… (Wednesday)

Intro: In motherhood, there are some unexpected behaviors a mom experiences that she could have never prepared herself for. Probably because they’re pretty ridiculous, sometimes embarrassing and are most likely not her finest moments. But, one huge lesson learned in motherhood is that there will be times you’ll just have to laugh at yourself and at life, to keep your sanity in tact. Below are 5 actual, true story moments that I’ve had or continue to experience as a mom. Can you {Read More}

The start of raising sisters

Mia didn’t become a big sister the day Margo was born. She accepted her new role the day she found out we were having another baby. All through my pregnancy, she’d ask about the baby, talk and sing to the baby and referred to herself as a big sister. She’d tell Margo everyday how much she loved her, before Mia even met her. She’d also talk about all of the big sister things she’d do for her like take care {Read More}

Life Lessons To You, From Mom :: Part 1

As a recent mom of two girls, I’ve been feeling the weight of being a parent and responsible for the healthy upbringing of two beautiful little humans. I can’t help but to wonder: What will they be like when they’re older? What will their interests be? How will their personalities unfold? Will I do enough, say enough, show enough and be enough to allow them to be everything that they have the potential to be? Will my guidance, teachings and {Read More}

Margo Blue // 3 months, we found our groove

*Enter huge sigh of relief, here!* Margo Blue turned 3 months old today and Mama finally got her groove back! Well, that may be a bit of an exaggeration because things aren’t as smooth as ice over here. Maybe a baby’s bottom, though. Baby’s skin is the best, right? But compared to how the first 2 months went for us, things are great! After going through such chaos and screaming and tears and confusion and stress, I really can’t complain {Read More}

My treadmill is my new bae (+ my workout playlist)

What’s with the word “bae”, anyway? Not gonna lie, I think it’s obnoxious. I had to look it up because I’ve been seeing it used so much lately and had no idea what it meant (since I’m now a mom of 2 and my current residence is under a rock). If I’m not mistaken, it’s short for “baby” or “babe” and is what the kids are calling their significant other these days. Puh-lease correct me if that definition is wrong {Read More}