How to Stand Up Against Mom Shaming

We live in a world where everyone has an opinion on everything. And most people like to voice their opinion to anyone and everyone. This can be okay, and has its place, but when you start believing that your opinion is fact, issues begin to arise. If you...

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Why Moms Suck at Friendships

Making friends is a struggle for me. Part of it is that I was raised in the same town I was born in  and went to a K-12 school, so I never had a need to make a ton of new friends. Naturally, my friend groups somewhat changed as I moved through school, but...

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When You Can’t Handle Your Tiny Human

No one will debate that motherhood is hard. I mean, the job description is literally this: you are solely responsible for keeping a tiny human alive almost twenty-four seven. And a lot of mommas are responsible for multiple tiny humans all at once. Not...

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So You Want To Start A Blog…

** This post contains affiliate links, which means I will make a commision off of any purchase at no extra cost to you. All opinions are my own and I would never recommend something I do not love!** So you want to start a blog. There are a thousand and one...

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I’m Not a Natural Mom

I don’t love motherhood. I don’t adore being a stay at home mom. I love my baby boy dearly, but I’m not a natural mom. Patience has never been a strength of mine, and I’m not an overly compassionate person. Both are extremely necessary for being a mom,...

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How to Survive Air Travel with a Toddler

Traveling with toddlers or babies can be a nerve racking experience. You’re nervous that they won’t do well, that you won’t be able to hold it together, and that you are going to annoy everyone around you. I mean, we have all had that moment on an airplane...

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The Push for Perfection From Our Children

Our society is obsessed with perfection, success, popularity, and being the best. How many likes you get on social media, how much money you make, and how perfectly your house is decorated is all of vital importance. We must be perfect, we must be the...

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How to Inspire a Love of Reading in Toddlers

** This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may make a commision off of things I recommend on this page. All opinions are my own and I would never recommend something I do not love!** Everyone knows that reading is important, especially with little kids....

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The Sunshine Blogger Award

I am so excited to be nominated for The Sunshine Blogger Award by Brandiann at Mamma Review! Brandiann blogs about all things motherhood, lifestyle and honest reviews. You can read her Sunshine Award here!   WHAT IS THE SUNSHINE BLOGGER AWARD? The Sunshine Blogger...

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7 Things to Never Say to a Mom

For some reason when children come into your life, people feel the need to ask some very intrusive or just obnoxious questions. It all starts in pregnancy when every person you ever come in contact with feels the need to give you advice that you didn’t ask for or...

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The Best 12 Items for a 12 Month Old

** This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may make a commision off of things I recommend on this page. All opinions are my own and I would never recommend something I do not love!** My baby turned 1 just a couple weeks ago! I’m still a little bit in...

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Hey there! My name is Rachel and I’m a 23 year old wife and mother. I’m decidedly in favor of DIY projects and decidedly against mom-shaming. This blog is my place to take a stand against superiority and to share ways to thrive in motherhood. My hope is that you leave this site feeling validated and encouraged in your mom-bilities.

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