Category Archives: Adventures in Motherhood

Getting your family fed and maintaining your sanity.

Just to be clear. This is not 1950. If you are in a long-term relationship (officially hitched or not), you should definitely be sharing the responsibility of feeding your family. Capeesh!? This is step numero uno of alleviating some stress, ok mommas!? Share the load. Maybe this will require some negotiation in your household. I […]

The 5 MOST important areas of self care that you’re probably neglecting

Sure, I adore luxury pampering sessions; pedicures, massages and baths, who doesn’t? But these are only one piece of the self-care equation. The reality is, it’s the accumulation of small daily acts of self-care that really help us to be our best, most authentic selves. Here are the 5 most important areas of self-care that […]

I’m failing at motherhood…

(And other ridiculous conclusions we make in the trenches.) I’m about to get real and vulnerable with y’all. So let’s purge some heavy truths shall we? Crack open the muddled illusions that we’re all “fine” and “okay”. Cause I gotta tell ya, some days, I’m not so fine. Some days, I’m completely unravelling and it’s […]

Dare not to Compare

I love the quote “Comparison is the thief of joy” because it unveils the ugliness of a habit that plagues most of our lives, especially once you become a parent. We all do it and I’m convinced those who say they don’t, lie. It’s far too easy to get away with and it is such […]