September Sucks

I think September sucks. Every activity and school event comes in so damn hot that you don’t even have a minute to protect yourself from the burn that is inevitably about to scald you. My daytimer is so full I can’t even understand what it…

Back to School- is it Bliss or Annoying?

The back to school season is upon us. In fact, some have already sent their little ones backpacking out the door and celebrated this special occasion with a morning mimosa. No? Just me? Kidding, my kids haven’t gone back to school yet. In fact, they…

The Summer of Tweens…

Ugh. Tweens. Not old enough to stay home for the day and too old for most summer day camps.  How the hell do ya’ll do it? This is totally new territory for me. I noticed it last year. It was a hot day and we…

5 Things I Want For Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day, it comes every single year in May. Mother’s Day is the day where every mom finally gets to put her feet up and relax while soaking in all the love and thankfulness her family is showering her with. It’s the day that we…

Post the Photo

Last Sunday afternoon was awesome. It was such a great Spring day. We’ve been out cross country skiing this winter, but mostly we have been watching Netflix and waiting for the snow to melt.  We packed up a lunch, drove a few minutes out of…

When You Think You Beat Depression…

Right, when I thought I had beat the feelings of sadness they came back. I wouldn’t quite say I was getting cocky, but I was doing all the things on my list and putting my mental health needs first for my family. Why was I…

Why Having Kids in Sports SUCKS

Listen, I am aware of the benefits team sports have for children, this is one of the reasons both my children are in them. However, there are also many things about having my kids in sports that SUCK complete donkey ass. Having kids in sports…

I’m a PTA Mom…

Yes, I read the jokes about PTA Mom’s being those crazy psycho Mom’s that you steer away from at school pick up and drop off. I see the meme’s of Mom’s lying to the other PTA aka PAC Mom’s so they don’t have to go…

What No One Told Me About Being A Mom

When I found out I was pregnant every single woman on earth wanted to tell me their birth story. Once I had a lady in her 70’s stop me in the drugstore to tell me about when she gave birth to her son, 50 years…