We Went to a Party

We went to a party and to me, it felt like something a bit out of a horror movie. I know that sounds dramatic but to me it isn’t. The tables were lined with bowls full of peanuts mixed with raisins. There were jars containing Snicker bars. People flocked to my daughter. They wanted to […]

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The Month of August

What do you write about when you’re the least interesting person in the world?  This is how I’ve been feeling lately.  I started this blog thinking I had so much to say and really no one to say it to but for the past few weeks, I can’t think of one single thing to write […]

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Living with Food Allergies

I’ve wanted to write about this for a few weeks now but it’s been so hard to put into words. It’s challenging enough trying to keep a child safe (excuse me…alive) but now we have the extra worry of avoiding peanuts.  This sounds easy enough until you start thinking about all of the potential dangers […]

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Our Trip to Aruba

I must say that the weeks leading up to this vacation weren’t the finest.  I almost canceled this trip altogether but I’m SO glad I didn’t.  You see, with all the Zika precautions I was angry that going on this trip basically changes our family dynamic.  I always wanted to have children close in age […]

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Tantrums – How do you Deal?

Now that we have officially entered into the beginning stages of meltdowns and tantrums, I find myself doing a lot of reflecting on myself. Already naturally having a high-strung personality, I carry a lot of guilt with the way I handle situations at times but I’m new to all of this and I’m still learning […]

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Instagram the Honest Way

When I started this journey just a few short months ago I had no idea what I was doing or what I was getting myself into. Still don’t. I’m learning every single day though. The Instagram world is so much different from what I initially thought. I have learned that things can be completely fake. Accounts […]

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Confession: We Co-Sleep

If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to sleep with a baby or a toddler, I can tell you right now. There are kicks to the chest, head butts to the face, forceful pushing to the very edge of the bed and loss of pillows and blankets as a tornado tears through our […]

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