Parenting

Let’s talk about sleep, baaaby

Can we talk about sleep for a minute? Because I feel like it’s the one thing on every parents mind when it comes to babies. Twelve months into this and I’m constantly asked by literally everyone and their mother (seriously, even​ random strangers) if Sam’s sleeping through the night, to which I always respond with… Continue reading Let’s talk about sleep, baaaby

Parenting

#Momguilt: realizing it’s okay to not be perfect

My first Mother’s Day just happened this past weekend and it was filled with nice compliments like “You’re a great mom! You’re doing a terrific job!” When my response was that I was trying, I was met with a “no need to try, you’re a natural!” And you know what? 99% of the time I’m… Continue reading #Momguilt: realizing it’s okay to not be perfect

Reviews

Reviews with Mommy: Softbums Cloth Diapers

​When it comes to cloth diapers Softbums Echo and Omni shells are hands down my favorite. I’ll admit that when I first purchased them I was intimidated by the slide2size system, but you know what? It’s genius! Slide2size lets me get the perfect fit on Sam every time no matter what. I’m also a big… Continue reading Reviews with Mommy: Softbums Cloth Diapers

Recipes

Weeknight recipes: thyme pork chops with cajun rice

A couple days ago it was a snowy, icy night and I had forgotten to pull a crockpot meal out of the freezer, so I threw this meal together with a couple things I had in the kitchen. Quick disclaimer before we go on, I know that the title makes it seem fancy and you… Continue reading Weeknight recipes: thyme pork chops with cajun rice