How to Deal with Mom Guilt

How to Deal with Mom Guilt

Your house is a mess, you yelled at your kids over something small, and you have no idea what’s for dinner. Maybe you and your husband decided to take a weekend away and you feel guilty for leaving the kids with a sitter. Or perhaps you do it all by the book but...
Why Moms Suck at Friendships

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 I always at...
I’m Not a Natural Mom

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, especially a...
7 Things to Never Say to a Mom

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...