Gummy Bear Mom

I have a confession to make. I tried really hard for a long time to be a crunchy mom, but I have come to realize that I honestly just kind of suck at it. Don’t get me wrong, there are a lot of things about being crunchy that I do;Read more >

An Introvert Raising an Extrovert

Anyone who knows me knows that deep down I am very introverted. I am someone who is reserved at first and it takes me a while to warm up. Once I get there it is all systems go, but the getting there? It takes me a while. I just haveRead more >

Ode to an Almost Teenager

2019 is the year that I start parenting a bonafide teenager. My oldest will be thirteen in July and the passage of time is becoming so real to me. His turning thirteen feels like more of a landmark for me than my 40th birthday coming up in about two andRead more >

Balancing Being Mom & Being You

Becoming a mother has for sure been one of the most brilliant things to ever happen to me. I love my three children beyond measure and I am so proud to be their mother. It is the greatest thing I will ever do with my life…but it isn’t the onlyRead more >

Bathtub Confessions

Being a mother and an introvert is an interesting juxtaposition. I am someone that has always greatly valued having time and space to myself. I truly need it to recharge and rejuvenate my spirit. It has nothing to do with the feelings that I have for my husband or myRead more >