Yes, I went Black Friday shopping on Thanksgiving. Don't judge.

 I know, I know.People should be home with their families.  Those poor employees- having to leave their Thanksgiving tables to cater to the greedy mobs.  Another sacrificial lamb to the marketing gods.But sometimes, a mom's just gotta get out....more

Time out for me and not the Kids

OK so the kids are getting over their sickness bout, me and Dom got whatever they had now. Dom is feeling better, and I am still struggling to get over the sickness hump. I thought to myself today ''Why in the world do I feel so run down?'' "Why does my body feel so exhausted" Usually Mondays are the days that we have off, we can relax, take a long needed bath, maybe watch a favorite T.V. show, head to the movies, or get a massage. Wait that is not really reality, the truth is we never really have a day off....more

From Little Babies to Little Boys

Don't blink.That's no joke. Twenty months have passed, and it is hard to believe I'm on the verge of having twin 2-year-olds....more

From Little Babies to Little Boys

Don't blink.That's no joke. Twenty months have passed, and it is hard to believe I'm on the verge of having twin 2-year-olds....more

From Little Babies to Little Boys

Don't blink.That's no joke. Twenty months have passed, and it is hard to believe I'm on the verge of having twin 2-year-olds....more

How To Budget As A Single Parent

  Being a single parent means you are solely responsible for your family finances and as the sole provider, it also means that things can get expensive especially since you shoulder the financial burden alone and so it's necessary to properly plan out your finances so you can man...more

Preparing Yourself for School

It's the first day of kindergarten. It is a huge step for the whole family , do you know how to prepare yourself for school? Gone are the trips to preschool with 3 teachers in the classroom, endless cuddles if they are crying when you leave and endless hours of craft and singing. It's here....more

Three Mantras For Parents To Keep Calm and Carry On

As a newish stay-at-home mom, I found that my daily routine centered around avoiding any sort of baby meltdown. I prepared for everything. I made sure to have enough toys, snacks, a backup plan, a backup backup plan. I was determined to have everything run as smoothly as possible. ...more

To the guy that watched me parent for 30 seconds...

 To the guy that watched me be a mom for 30 seconds and decided that you knew all about my parenting skills. Enough so, that you thought it was your place to yell and scold me in front of my kids, my mother and father in law, and an arena full of wrestlers and fans. Telling me, in a very loud, stern voice, "That is Ridiculous parenting. The most Ridiculous parenting I have ever seen."    ...more
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