Can I Get A Round Of Applause? I Didn’t Eat Any Sand On Vacation, But I Really Wanted To

I hoped that I’d get through this pregnancy and be able to tell you all, “Best news! I didn’t want to eat sand or rocks once!” But here I am, wishing we hadn’t dumped all the sand out of the sandbox. Then again, it’s for the best because you can see into our backyard from the school, and people may see me out there with a spoon, shoveling sand into my mouth.View full post »

Share This Video With All The Moms In Your Life Because They Just Might Need To See It – Postpartum Progress PSA

I saw some pictures come up in my Timehop app last week, and I caught my breath. There was a photo of the Pantages theater in Los Angeles. I was there for a media event, and I spent the entire symphony trying to convince myself nobody was going to push me over the edge of the balcony from 6 rows back. Then a photo of me holding my then 10 month old daughter. I had a bruise on the front of my legView full post »

My Trick For Easing Mom Guilt While I Work |

My Trick For Easing Mom Guilt While I Work

I guess it’s the hormones, but I’ve been feeling extra sentimental lately. And for the first time, really, I’m getting sad about the passage of time, especially when it comes to my oldest. I’ve never been one to be super… sad about it. I get longing for the baby days sometimes, but it’s never hit me like this. I think just knowing that I’m going to have aView full post »

Can This Baby Monitor Change The Game With Our 4th Baby?

There’s very little we “need” for a fourth baby. Luckily, I’ve held onto most of the important stuff- bouncers and rockers and cloth diapers, etc, and I know what a true “need” is and what will likely wind up superfluous baby crapola a few months in. Our last baby was a wee newborn over 3 years ago, though, and that is a long time when it comes to innovation inView full post »

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