Tag: family

Pumping At Work

Pumping at work isn’t always the most comfortable thing to do but if you’re properly prepared, t it can at least go smoothly. And coming from the girl who had to pump in her car, I know just how uncomfortable it can be. So first and foremost you need a bag. A big one. Pumping is so much easier if…

Unicorn Playdough

Every once in a while I’ll get a cancellation at work and a bonus day at home. I always try to do something fun with my daughter when this happens. Really make the most of our extra time together. Today we did play dough and every time I make it I’m so impressed with how good it turns out. It’s…

To The Moms With Special Needs Kids.

I see you. I see your pain when your child gets stared at in public or left out at the park. I see your desperation when your child refuses to eat yet another food. I see the sinking desperate fear of elopement or accident when you have to leave your child in someone else’s care. I see your struggle to…

The Terrible Twos & How We’re Coping

So your toddler is a handful. That’s okay. They’re supposed to be. I know it’s hard momma, but you can do this! Last week I did a post on how important it is for us to be patient and kind to our ever learning and so confused toddlers. I want share with you some of the super simple ways I…

STOP Calling Your Toddler An Asshole

Seriously just stop. It’s not funny and I guarantee little ears are hearing the words you’re speaking over them. As my daughter is approaching 2, I’m starting to see some of the tell tale toddlerisms come to life. (Not that I am a stranger to those things…I work with kids) And let me tell you something; I am so thankful…

Breastfeeding My 18 Month Old

Let me set the scene for you… My husband and I are standing in the lumber section of Lowe’s picking up some lumber so my husband can make my daughter a new bed. My 18 month old in my arms, suddenly throws her head down into my chest…and I kid you not…says “nom nom nom!!!” I thought I was going…