It’s been awhile since my last post, but as the title implies, this is the world I’m living in these days. After getting inspiration from enough Pinterest articles promising to have a toddler potty trained over a weekend (spoiler alert: that didn’t happen), we took the plunge.Just like that, too. One day, I woke up and decided, ‘No more diaper.’ Okay, maybe not NO more diaper – more like, LESS diaper. During the day. When we’re at home. Continue reading
My daughter has always been a good eater, but as a finicky, distracted toddler, her interest in a plate of food can wane from time to time.
That’s not a knock against my cooking, by the way. I just had to call in some reinforcements to spice things up. Continue reading
I needed this reminder today. If I’m honest, I could use it everyday.
We are all probably entirely too hard on ourselves at times (or all the time), but what we really need is to forgive ourselves, learn and grow. “When you know better, you do better” and you don’t learn unless you try. Continue reading
My sister and I took my daughter Cora out to lunch and to a children’s museum yesterday. Nice little Saturday. It was one of those days you wished every day of your parenting life could look like.
Ugh, I knew his would happen eventually.
No one has fessed, but I have a sneaking suspicion I know who the responsible party was. Continue reading
“Stop telling women they can have everything without sacrificing anything,” Amy Westervelt says in a recent article in the Huffington Post.
Hashtag truth. Continue reading
When it comes to “going green,” I try to do what I can. I make all of our household cleaning products, we recycle, I carpool to work a few days a week… you get the idea.
Baby steps, sure. But trying to do our part.