For the Mom Who Doesn't Have Time for Resolutions

Momma, don’t feel bad if you don’t have a New Year Resolution. If you feel like you’re too overwhelmed already then keep reading. First off, I just want to say that I did take an unintentional break (at first) from Momma Bird. Over the course of the last few months my husband was finishing upContinue reading “For the Mom Who Doesn't Have Time for Resolutions”

Bubble Baths Don’t Fix Mom Problems

In speaking about the topic of Mom guilt, we’re really searching for so many answers. Is this normal? Why don’t I feel satisfied? Will I always feel this pressure? Does any good come out of feeling this way? I may not have all of the answers, but yes it’s normal. And no I don’t thinkContinue reading “Bubble Baths Don’t Fix Mom Problems”

10 Funny Parenting Tweets

Once, while on a Facebook Mom’s group, someone posted, “What’s your favorite mantra for getting through motherhood?” A member legit responded with, “f*** it.” I’ve never laughed harder at a Facebook post! And that is pretty much a summary of Twitter. As a Mom of 3 boys, I connect well with genuine parents and theirContinue reading “10 Funny Parenting Tweets”

How Stay-at-Home Parents Can Build a Resume

How can I build my resume while I’m a stay-at-home parent?  If you’ve decided to be a stay-at-home parent, you may eventually start to panic about returning to work. Many of us have no intention of forever being a “homebody.” After all, it seems a large number of us stay-at-home parents were climbing career laddersContinue reading “How Stay-at-Home Parents Can Build a Resume”

10 Affirmations For Mom Guilt

There is one main message I think that Moms need to hear, but often don’t hear enough, it’s that you matter. In the midst of your messy home, in your messy bun, wearing yesterday’s pajamas, where you often lose your cool, you feel so unaccomplished. Yet, you’ve accomplished everything! Your kids know your unconditional loveContinue reading “10 Affirmations For Mom Guilt”

From Girls To Motherhood (To The Best Mom Friends)

Growing up as little girls was a hard life. We thought our “BFFs” would always have our back. But that wasn’t the case for a lot of us girls. A girls world is hard! There was gossip, sharing secrets that weren’t to be shared, stealing boyfriends, stealing friends, jealousy, trying to outshine each other forContinue reading “From Girls To Motherhood (To The Best Mom Friends)”

How To Do A Mental Detox (20 Ways)

Stress is 1,000x harder to hide from when you’re a mom (or dad). You just feel so overwhelmed and you’re well aware that you can’t just shake the feeling. I mean, you let the laundry pile up and then tomorrow there’s a mountain of clothes to fold! Let the kids play on their own forContinue reading “How To Do A Mental Detox (20 Ways)”

Mom Life (And The Thing No One Talks About)

Mom friend, I know your struggle well. I know that you’ve entirely changed since you’ve become a Mom. You have less time for the things you love, including sleep. I also know that beautiful memories are made when unexpected, just as often as the day’s obstacles before you. And I know that being a MomContinue reading “Mom Life (And The Thing No One Talks About)”

Dear Middle Child

As my middle son nears age 5, I feel like I missed him being a baby. Part of that may be him being the middle kid. Or maybe because he’s close in age to his brothers. Whatever the case, he suddenly seems so grown up! This is what I want him to know. Dear middleContinue reading “Dear Middle Child”