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”

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.”

I’m not the same woman

So here’s some tea, I’m not the same woman… This isn’t a post to rant nor complain but to acknowledge the fact that the woman I once was is no longer. The childless, well rested and timid girl is long gone. When I look in the mirror I don’t see the same person who useContinue reading “I’m not the same woman”

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”

Mom Fail Fridays – She’ll do it without a diaper.

So here’s some tea, Oh diaper changes! Is it me or are they becoming worse the older your baby gets? I miss the days when my precious little baby would lay there awaiting for her bum to be changed. Now it’s like trying to tame a Tasmanian devil, who is flipping and squirming to getContinue reading “Mom Fail Fridays – She’ll do it without a diaper.”

Showering is a luxury

So here’s some tea, Were you lucky enough to take a shower before dinner time? I envy you. After becoming a mother I didn’t realize how small things such as showering becomes a luxury. You may laugh but I’m serious certain things are not easy or possible to do with a little one around. WhenContinue reading “Showering is a luxury”