You Suck! Now That You’re A Mom

Being a good mom means putting aside your wants and needs for the sake of adequately protecting and raising your children. It means redirecting your focus from selfish insecurities and indulgences to no longer giving af about much else other than your babies, maintaining some version of a presentable household, and ensuring that your adultish … Continue reading You Suck! Now That You’re A Mom

I’m A Bad Mom

If you're a mom, your ultimate fear is that you are somehow unfit to parent. You're scared that your mom skills just won't cut it and somehow you are not doing the best you can for the children you brought into this world. A lot of the time, this fear is ridiculous and obviously if … Continue reading I’m A Bad Mom

Facts About Motherhood: #58

Fact #58: Motherhood is boring. It's never fun to admit something that you're supposed to keep a secret. Like, the fact that you have hemorrhoids or a third nipple. There are so many secrets that mom's won't admit to that it actually adds more stress to keep the thoughts all bottled up.ย There is never a … Continue reading Facts About Motherhood: #58

3 Out of 5

I have recently been reading Thrive by Arianna Huffington and, although I'm not too far into it, a bit of text caught my eye and has been sitting in my brain. She quoted Randi Zuckerberg's entrepreneur's dilemma. When it comes to being successful within the five key areas of your life โ€“ work, sleep, friends, … Continue reading 3 Out of 5

Just Do It

"Wow. Twins. How do you DO it?" Somehow having twins makes you really popular and you make lots of new, random street friends with lots of opinions. Aside from the opinions no mother wantsย about simply raising one child, you get double the input with twins. I'm asked many repetitive questions about #twinlife, like "Are they … Continue reading Just Do It

Identity Crisis

  I was finally figuring out how to adult right around the time I got pregnant. I paid all my bills on time. Started an RRSP. I was buying groceries that were NOT pizza pops, Kraft Dinner, or Alphaghetti. I (sometimes occassionallyย rarely) woke up early to run or read before work. And matured into the … Continue reading Identity Crisis