Growing up, holidays weren’t big in my home. Christmas and Thanksgiving were probably the most celebrated. However, anything before or after barely got a mention. When I would get to school and see how celebrated holidays were, even the minor ones, I longed to have that excitement too. When I became a mother, I made… Read More Kicking off the Halloween Season – pumpkin patch visit!
If you’ve been keeping up with me, you would know that not too long ago Bug dropped the F-bomb to display his frustration with his sister. I completely took responsibility for this as I do not have the cleanest vocabulary. However, I have made a conscious effort to watch what I say in his presence.… Read More Mocking Everything You Say | Life with a Toddler
If there’s one thing that I am, it’s honest. And I can honestly say, I’ve been struggling with Bug lately. He has turned into this whiny child and I hate it. Sadly, when I say lately, it is more like the past 6 months that he has been doing this. It started towards the… Read More Whining Toddlers | The Quickest Route to Insanity
Busy, Busy weekend!I’ve been working on my backyard, decorating the kid’s rooms (recently purchased a home) and I also had family come into town. Boy oh boy did they make sure my days were filled. I won’t complain because I thoroughly missed my family and don’t see them often enough. And any chance my mom… Read More Amusement Park Fun | Day Out With Two
I just want to start this by saying that I am living proof that a VBAC is possible. If for whatever reason, your first birth did not go according to plan and you are hoping for a second chance, it can happen. I’m not here to give statistics on the probability that it will occur.… Read More VBAC For Me, VBAC For You!
“How dare you provide nutrition to your child in public, i’m appalled!” *insert eye roll emoji* It’s funny to look back and see how much I’ve changed since becoming a mother. One of the most noticeable differences is my attitude towards breastfeeding. I’ve always supported breastfeeding, but I was one of those people who believed… Read More Breastfeeding | I’ll Whip it Out Anywhere!
For all of you out there that convinced me potty training would be easy, you lied. You fully potty trained in 3 days mamas, I envy you. And to the ones that told me to rid myself of all pull-ups, yes you slowly ruined me too. It’s safe to say, nothing I read prepared me… Read More How Potty Training Ruined My Life
Technology has made teaching our kids fun and interactive. There are so many videos, shows and even apps that were created to be educational. This is in no way a substitute for hands on learning that your child can experience with you one on one. Instead, it is a great add-on to enhance the skills… Read More Top 5 Learning Apps – Toddler Edition
Hearing your child’s first word is like magic to your ears. For them, it is probably one of the biggest milestones in their early life. Whether it is ‘baba’ ‘mama’ ‘dada’ or something else, as a parent you know that your child is grasping the English language. As they age, one word becomes two, two… Read More The F-BOMB | #ParentingFail
You carry your child for 9 months anticipating the day that she gets here. That day comes and you cry tears of joy as you hold this miraculous creation for the first time. You get visits, calls and texts of congratulations. How perfect is life during these moments? You realize as the days… Read More Postpartum Depression – The Ugly Truth