• Ralph Breaks The Internet
    Disney,  Uncategorized

    How Disney’s Movie “Ralph Breaks the Internet” Can Help Parents Teach Kids About the Internet

    PSA I will be using situations from the new movie Ralph Breaks the Internet as examples in this post. So, if you do not want parts of the movie spoiled for you please stop reading. 🙂 I don’t give away the movie, but some people don’t like any spoilers at all. Haha! Family Movie Night We recently had a family movie night and had the pleasure of watching Ralph Breaks the Internet. We are a huge Disney family, and loved the first Wreck it Ralph movie. So, we were so excited to see the second. My husband and I were a little surprised that we found Ralph Breaks the Internet…

  • Me Before Mom Book Review
    Mom Life,  Product Review

    Me Before Mom Book Review

    How Did I Get Here? This is a question I was asking myself as I was sitting at the dining room table one day having lunch with my kids. I was frustrated, and sad. I had just made my 3-year-old her third meal because she was not happy with her first two, and my 1 year old was whining because I was not feeding her fast enough. My dogs were barking in the background because the kids were whining, and I was getting hangry because I had yet to feed myself lunch. Usually I am a very happy and bubbly individual, but postpartum depression can be a B*tch sometimes, and…

  • Parenting is hard
    Mom Life

    Parenting Is Hard, and Our Society Make’s It That Much Harder

    2019 Update I am now a parent to two kids, and everything I wrote below years ago still holds true. Parenting is tough when you seem to have an endless peanut gallery of folks putting you under a microscope, and automatically thinking you will fail. But I believe in you, and you got this! Parenting in today’s society I am coming up on my second year of being a parent, and I am starting to really notice somethings that are really starting to get on my nerves. No, it’s not the terrible two’s tantrums, or the being tired from being pregnant with our second while having to run after our…

  • Trying to Conceive
    Mom Life

    Trying to Conceive? How to Make the Two Week Wait a Little Less Stressful

    Trying to Conceive is Stressful AF Trying to conceive (TTC) can/is stressful. Especially if you have been trying for a while. For some women, it’s like all they have to do it kiss their significant other and they are pregnant. For other’s it can take years of trying, many miscarriages, fertility treatments, invitro, and more to just become pregnant. I will say it again. Trying to conceive can/is stressful. The two-week wait (TWW) alone can seem like years. Counting down your day’s past ovulation (DPO) till you can test is part of the stress. I will freely admit I am one of those women who love to pee on pregnancy tests.…