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How Being a Parent Helped Me Become the Person I Was Meant to Be As a child, most of us played with dolls. We grabbed our “babies” and played Momma to plastic dolls. Looking back on those days, I always...
This past year certainly brought challenges no one could have predicted and it's certainly a year that will be talked about for a long time to come. As this year comes to a close, we wanted to take a...
“ Five hundred twenty five thousand six hundred minutes How do you measure? Measure a year?"  --”Seasons of Love,” by Jonathan Larson, from the Broadway Musical RENT  2020 has clearly been a year like none other. As this year winds down, I...
There is a meme that has crossed my feed a couple of times recently that asks something like,  “are you the ‘I’m frozen and can’t do anything type of anxiety’ or the ‘I have to do everything right now...
The loss of someone close is something that at some point we all will go through and struggle with. I’ve lost grandparents, family members, and friends. But the one loss that I was not prepared for at the age of...
Kid’s Best Furriend Before I was a human Momma, I was and still am a Fur Momma. Since I can remember, I have always had a pet. My parents had a dog when I was born. Throughout the years there...
This month for our “Be the Change Spotlight” we'd like to introduce you to NOLA Baby Café, an organization committed to their mission to inspire, educate and support women and their families on their journey to a healthier life...

Do You Believe In Miracles?

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Opening with my mantra that, people typically do not believe in miracles until they need one. This is something that I spoke about on my Pandemic Penpals episode about finding love. Rihanna's We Found Love song is in my...
Okay… I know I’m not the first mom to ever write about the magic of the hit Australian cartoon Bluey. What is it about this family of blue heeler dogs that captivates my children AND my husband and me?...
She’s the frazzled, frustrated, frumpy woman running around fussing at kids, juggling everything, and trying to make it all happen. She seems to appear at times of intense activity, like Christmas. She’s feared and dreaded in my home, yet...
As a parent with two children, I always wanted to treat my children the same. As with any parent you want to equally love your children, support them the same because a parent's heart sees their children in the...

Accidental Perfection

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“Mom, this is so cool!” said my 10-year-old as he reached for my hand. It wasn’t a new gadget that had him so excited. It wasn’t any of the items on his seemingly never-ending wish list. It was the...
As parents, we constantly compare notes with one another: when to potty-train, how to handle homework, tips on kid-friendly healthy meals, etc. Bedtime is no exception. In talking to other parents, I quickly realized that my oldest didn’t go...
My first solo trip to the grocery store with my son was something of a spectacle. I parked in the very back of the parking lot right next to the shopping cart return corral, making sure there weren’t any other...