Motherhood & loneliness – Part 2

Mom Life

Motherhood is a series of bumpy roads. Whether you’re a mom of 1 or a mom of 5, we can all relate to feeling alone in a crazy blur. It may not seem like there is much rhyme or reason to what’s going on. We make all sorts of plans for the day when we …

How I’m juggling Mom Life & Yoga Life during this pandemic

Fitness & Wellness, Mom Life

I wholeheartedly dedicated myself to yoga after having Ronan, which carried through in my pregnancy with Ophelia. Prior to that, I only practiced when I needed a break from cardio. Little did I know how much I would fall in love with finding balance even though my pregnant body felt like a mess… Or the …

Mom Stories

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The day I cried at the park while pregnant There’s a reason I still have this photograph. Although it may not look significant, I saved it because I hoped to talk about it one day.  I was pregnant in my third trimester with Ophelia, but still was out and about  with the boys. I stopped …

Being More Than A Mom

Mom Life

When I started this website, I hoped to own a business that celebrated life’s nesting moments. I dreamed of having a venue that could be used for so many different things. It of course, did not come into fruition, but I still hold this dream till this day and am keeping it alive by documenting …

Through The Years – Soul Searching

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I come from an entrepreneurial family, so naturally I find myself stuck with the question, “What do I want to do when I grow up?” The digital age has presented so many possibilities and I have way too many interests. Or are they hobbies? I’m not really sure if I can make a distinction between …

Seasons of Motherhood

Mom Life

I never thought there could be such a thing, but it’s true. Seasons of Motherhood do indeed exist and I wonder which one you are currently in. What are the seasons you may ask? I define them as: Spring – You’re amazed at how much the kids have grown. You’re excited about everything and are …

Mom Brain Moments – Yes, It’s a REAL thing!

Mom Life

THURSDAY – I was awake till a little over 1AM this morning working on this blog post and I did another “Mom Brain” thing by not saving the draft! OoooMG!!!!! I’m mortified. Flash back… MONDAY – I excitedly got ready for TKB. Tim came home early enough for me to go to the 5:30 class. …

Do you let your kid cry it out?

Mom Life

When you have 3 little ones,  there are often times when you’re dealing with a tantrum or two. Sometimes when one child is done crying, another one starts up for no apparent reason. I become angry mom when I fall victim to constant crying and whining on the daily. It’s my vice, my kryptonite and …

A Mom’s Guide to Pin Trading at Disneyland

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My babysitter/friend converted me into a pin trader. I am still learning the in’s and out’s, but with research and patience, I’ve managed to amass a sizable collection. It is an exciting can be expensive) hobby and I cannot wait till my kids are of age to join in on the fun! So, first thing …

Postpartum: Easing Back Into Exercise

Fitness & Wellness

The first few weeks of postpartum healing were terrible for me because of the “no exercise, no heavy lifting” restriction. After having Declan, I remember feeling pretty terrible for 2 months. Everything hurt! Mix that with sleep deprivation and learning how to care for another tiny being and *BAM!* No wonder Postpartum Depression exists! But …