Just a girl trying to navigate this role as mom in the big city of LA.   Motherhood is a lot like high school except your car has more cupholders.  There are the alpha moms, the PTA moms, the overprotective moms, and then their is me, the "I suck at being a responsible mom."  However, I rock at being a fun mom.  Over the years I have found writing to be cheaper than therapy, this is my field journal as life as a mom.

On your 11th Birthday

Dearest Mr. Boy, Today you turn 11 years old and it's time to write my annual note to tell you how much I love being your mom....more

DIY Crime Scene

9:22 PM:...more

In the midst of the storm

Something is wrong with Mr. Boy and we don't have any solid answers yet. What we do know is that it is something in the Auto Immune Family and that he has arthritis....more

On building a house

It's no secret I am in love with our home. The beloved chalet has been an amazing home to raise my family in. ...more



Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler #DisneySide

I was thrilled when I was asked if I would host a "Show Your Disney Side"...more

Up all night

Last night around 1 am,...more

St. Valentine's Day - Junior HIgh School Edition

Happy Valentine's Day!...more


A peek into the relationship between Mr. Man and I, here is a recent conversation we had. ...more

The Mum Project

**A post that I forgot about in my drafts folder from the fall, but it still applies today** Over the last few months I have been thinking about an experience I had during the summer....more