Mommy life

Surviving the holiday season as a single mama (or daddy)

The holiday season is supposed to be the most thankful, joyous time of year. I personally consider the holiday season the time of year from October-December. If you have little ones, they love Halloween, then November comes, with the promise of family and thankfulness, only to be followed by the magic of Christmas. It is… Continue reading Surviving the holiday season as a single mama (or daddy)

Mommy life

Competitive Motherhood, as written by the bronze medalist

I recently posted an article/blog post on my facebook about the Elf on a Shelf mommies, kind of making jest of the idea.  These incredibly creative, passionate women, precious mama bear friends, who all work just as hard (harder in most cases) at managing the mommy/work life balance, amaze me sometimes at the lengths they… Continue reading Competitive Motherhood, as written by the bronze medalist

Mommy life

The plight of being female, see also, mammograms

“Have you scheduled your mammogram?” “When are you going to schedule your mammogram??” “You know. You really need to do that, like, yesterday”.  I have the voice of my mother in my head daily, and while she is usually 98% right about everything, for some reason (I blame my genetic code), I am bullheaded and… Continue reading The plight of being female, see also, mammograms