Hi blog friends. I just wanted to let you know that I have decided to take a little break from blogging. Recently, I began to feel more of an obligation to blog rather than enjoyment from it, so for now I am going to step back from writing. I truly appreciate all of the support … Continue reading Taking a Blogging Break
Recently I have been doing a lot of thinking about self care and the accountability that goes along with it. Being a SAHM it would be just too easy to put myself on the back burner, forget all of my goals and passions in life and fade away into the shadows. Luckily for me, that … Continue reading Self Care & Accountability is NOT “Being Selfish”.
I haven't written an update about our vegan journey in a while, so here we go! It has been about 2 months now and things are going well . When we are at home in our nice vegan bubble things are excellent! I am finding a lot of recipes and we are truly enjoying a … Continue reading 2 months in… we are *mostly* vegan, and I’m OK with that.
Teaching pronouns to children can be really difficult if they don't just pick it up by themselves at a young age. Think about it... I am I, but to you I am you or your, sometimes, depending on the situation I am also me or my. You are you or your to me, but to … Continue reading Monday Mealtime Musings… a pronoun funny
Ohhh grocery shopping. It is one of those necessary evils in life. I feel like I need a disclaimer here that this is SUCH a "mom post". Anyway... No matter what time of day or day of the week I plan to go, or how prepared I feel I am with my meal plans, list … Continue reading How I Grocery Shop With an Infant and a Toddler… (in 27 easy to follow steps)
Potty training, or more specifically, toots. What would be a better topic for a mama to get back into writing about? We are most of the way there when it comes to potty training. She's got the concept and most of the time she does a great job. Lately we've been having some "false alarms" … Continue reading Oh, potty training…
Being a mom, I do a LOT that I never imagined I would do.... and usually it seems like it goes unnoticed and is not appreciated. My husband does thank me and tries to be helpful when he can, which is awesome, however I feel like no one in my immediate life quite knows exactly … Continue reading Monday Mealtime Musings… Feeling Appreciated
I kind of feel like I have been slacking on my blogging lately.... or have I? After spending some time thinking about why I blog, I have come to realize that really, I blog when I need an outlet... when I feel like I am cut off from adult interaction, and feel like I need to … Continue reading Why Do YOU Blog?
Whining is certainly something that is not tolerated in our house. I have worked really hard on teaching Aadelyn to use her words when something isn't going her way. I realize that she is only 2 years old, however, she understands what we say and I believe that teaching her early on will be far … Continue reading Monday Mealtime Musings… Using your words.
We have been having a lot of discussions about fairness lately. Not necessarily because Aadie says that things aren't fair, but because I believe in natural consequences and following through when I give her a warning. I try to be very consistent in my follow through with her because I truly believe that it helps … Continue reading Monday Mealtime Musings… what is fair?