Is it just me, or do you just want to call Child Protective Services on the main characters of “Max and Ruby”? One day while watching the show with my 2 boys, I decided to do a Google search on the show. It seemed to be unanimous that the top question everyone had on … More Kids TV Shows- The Secrets Behind..(Max and Ruby)
“Please, please, please, go to sleep”, I cried. I laid with my youngest son, Adam, who obviously had everything else but sleep on his mind. I laid in his bed with him, while he cried and squirmed, trying to get out of my grasp. I could feel my heart race, my body shaking and my … More Surviving the Terrible Two’s.. While Living with Anxiety
“Come back to bed”, my husband said to me. I had gotten up to check on my one month old who was wrapped up like a neatly packed burrito. I had heard of baby blues and feeling a little anxious after having a baby, so I thought this was normal. I had been up … More You Don’t Own Me..
Let me start off by saying my kids are amazing and I love them to death…. That being said, I just have to say how much I love watching them. They entertain me. It’s almost like watching some crazy reality show on TV. The things they say and the things they do from … More 5 Reasons I Laugh at My Children (and not with them)
May 27th of this year, started out just like any other day. Except for the fact that I received a positive pregnancy test. I was ecstatic! I had asked my husband to pick up a test on his way home from work because I suspected something was different with my body. Having had … More I Am Just One More Statistic
I remember being in the hospital after having my oldest son, like it was yesterday. Before I could leave with my new little bundle of joy, the nurse handed me a paper. It was a questionnaire for Post Partum Depression. It was supposed to tell me if I was at a higher risk or … More PPA & PPD: My Nightmare
Ok ladies, I thought I would change it up a little bit! Instead of a long blog post, I thought it would be fun to do a questionnaire. Let you guys get to know me a little more! Lets get started! 1. WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE? Strangely, my mom said I was named after the character from … More Lets Play.. 50 Questions About The Geeky Mama!
For most of my relationship with my hubby we have lived in apartments. Two to be exact. We lived in our last place for almost 6 years. (about that…) We had planned to save up for a house but of course obstacles always seemed to find us. The apartment was quite small, had all tile except … More Why I am the Worst Neighbor..Ever
Pulse is racing, a bead of sweat is seen by the glistening of the sun, tears form, ready to flow.. You would think that I was talking about my 4 year old, who started Kindergarten on Wednesday.. but no, I am talking about me. The first day of school didn’t even seem to phase him. I … More The Dreaded First Day..
The scariest part of finding out I was pregnant with my first, was knowing what items I needed. You can ask around to friends, coworkers and even your own mother and all will overwhelm you with that massive list of baby must haves! I use to carry a list in my purse, so when anyone suggested … More 6 Items Every New Mom Should Never Go Without
Normally I wouldn’t let my kids tell me to be quiet, but my oldest son is different and I feel like it would be wrong of me to yell at him. He is extremely sensitive to noises. When we go about our day, I have to make sure that nothing triggers him or he cries and has … More “Your son is ‘Special'”..
Oh those lovely tantrums… Who doesn’t love those? Definitely NOT this mama! Whether your at home, the store or even out to dinner, those pesky tantrums always seem to make an appearance! Laying on the floor, kicking and screaming and well… just looking crazy! I have had to experiment with different techniques and have made … More Tips to Help You Survive (another) Tantrum