On Being a SAHM: Year One

Do you like being a stay at home mom?  I've gotten that question a lot since I made the decision over a year ago to stay at home with our two kids and I've never quite mastered a succinct and genuine response. What I really want to say is so word vomit-y that the person … Continue reading On Being a SAHM: Year One

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Trying to Make Mom Parties Happen

I love my kids dearly as I outlined here and here This weekend I threw them a donut-riffic joint birthday party and while I loved conceptualizing the theme and seeing their little excited faces, I couldn't help but think why are we celebrating them? Kids are all like "Oh hey, I was basically helpless for the … Continue reading Trying to Make Mom Parties Happen

Dear October – I Just Have a Lot of Feelings

October 10th: Anthony's birthday October 12th: Olivia's birthday October 29th: Our wedding anniversary October 31st: Halloween (AKA share pictures of your cute kids in an adorable costume day) All month long: MLB playoffs/World Series (this one was for Joe. Happy early anniversary) So, yeah, I guess you could say that October is a big month for … Continue reading Dear October – I Just Have a Lot of Feelings