Food for thought… working mom? stay at home mom?

So here’s some tea, A lot of women are tore between a career and motherhood. Society makes us feel like we can’t have it both ways. I know very successful women who have children and are striving in the professional world. It is hard to put a price on missing moments though. As a SAHMContinue reading “Food for thought… working mom? stay at home mom?”

Shout out to the mamas

Shout out to the mamas: Who are exhausted Who need a break Who stay at home Who work full time Who try to do it all Who get overwhelmed Who are fighting postpartum depression Who are trying to find themselves again Who are single mothers Who are co-parenting Who are trying not avoid the mommyContinue reading “Shout out to the mamas”

Friendships after baby …

So here’s some tea, Friendships just like relationships go through their bumps and hurdles. One bump in particular is a baby bump. Once you start having babies your friendships change. Especially if your friends aren’t at the baby point in life yet. Which there isn’t anything wrong with that, it’s not for everyone. Plus everyoneContinue reading “Friendships after baby …”

Mom Fail Fridays – Mombie life

So here’s some tea, As summer is ending; here comes autumn. It has to be my favourite time of the year. Everything starts to cool off with orange and red accents everywhere. Yes I’m basic but hand me a pumpkin spiced anything and I’m a happy girl. With my little one old enough to enjoyContinue reading “Mom Fail Fridays – Mombie life”

Mom Fail Fridays – baby proofing

So here’s some tea, It’s mom fail Friday and a recent fail of mine is baby proofing. By baby proofing I mean I haven’t…. at all. Well we do have the plug covers on and the gate for the stairs. So technically we have the most important things done. Although I underestimated my daughter andContinue reading “Mom Fail Fridays – baby proofing”

The dreaded sleep regression.

So here’s some tea, One thing I didn’t know about becoming a mother was sleep regression. I thought once your child starts sleeping through the night you’re in the clear. Oh how I was wrong. In child infancy your little one will go through several sleep regressions. A sleep regression can be described as aContinue reading “The dreaded sleep regression.”

Mom Fail Friday’s – Thursday night fever no Travolta

So here’s some tea, Moms aren’t perfect although we try so hard to be. I feel like a common mom failure we all come across is when our little ones get sick. I’ve been lucky enough to deal with only one cold within our first year, which was my fault when she was a fewContinue reading “Mom Fail Friday’s – Thursday night fever no Travolta”

Mom Fail Fridays – cake smash fail

So here’s some tea, First, let’s just put it out there in the universe that I’m not the best baker in the world. To be honest I’m not even a decent one but I attempted to bake my daughters smash cake for her first birthday. My thoughts were she was just going to make aContinue reading “Mom Fail Fridays – cake smash fail”

Happy 1st Birthday Olessia!

Dear Olessia, Before my eyes you’ve grown so fast I knew this phase would not last It still brings tears to my eyes to say That my baby girl turns one today You’re a piece of mommy And daddy too There is nothing I mean nothing we wouldn’t do for you Happiest first birthday myContinue reading “Happy 1st Birthday Olessia!”

Mom Fail Fridays – story time from other moms!

So here’s some tea, It’s Mom Fail Friday and instead of my fails this week I’m going to be posting a few stories some people have sent me! “ my son has fallen off the bed so many times that we put railings up, you would think that would stop him but no. It wasContinue reading “Mom Fail Fridays – story time from other moms!”