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When Dads DO Parenting

It took me a while to trust Marvin to be a dad. I know that sounds kind of crappy. It sounds like Marvin needed my babysitting or hand holding when it comes to our kids. I don’t mean it like that. I don’t mean I didn’t trust him to handle things properly. I mean that… Continue reading When Dads DO Parenting

being a good mom · breastfeeding · humility · love · mom guilt · mommy wars · this is us

Why I Don’t Talk About Breastfeeding Anymore

I was scared to write this post, so I figured it meant I needed to. I don’t know if anyone has noticed, but I stopped sharing articles about breastfeeding and being a stay at home mom (SAHM).  I still think breastfeeding is wonderful and I still get teary eyed when I think about the fact… Continue reading Why I Don’t Talk About Breastfeeding Anymore

being a good mom · breastfeeding · humility · mom guilt · mommy wars · No Judgment · SAHM · Uncategorized · working moms

I Don’t Give A Crap

I have no idea what caused it. None. It’s not something I felt like I needed to change. It’s not something that I was working on. It just came out of nowhere. What happened, you ask? I 100% do not care about other women’s parenting decisions. No, really, I don’t. Let me back up. Some… Continue reading I Don’t Give A Crap

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Life With Two

I haven’t updated this in a while. My last entry was about Dane’s birth and now he’s a toddler who waddles around yelling. I haven’t updated partly because two kids rocked my world and partly because I have nothing witty to say. Y’all know I think pregnancy sucks. It’s hard. I feel ugly and fat.… Continue reading Life With Two