Recently, I’ve noticed an uptick of parenting blog posts centered on phrases that seem to offend new moms and dads. They range from “Savor every moment” to “Kids grow up way too fast” and are often conveyed by those who have yet to enter the parenting realm themselves, or are so far removed from having young… Continue reading My least favorite phrase…
Last week, I got up and went for a run while it was still dark out. I tossed my running belt aside because I was running late and in the rest of the craziness that is our typical morning routine. Fast forward 45 minutes to having dropped A at daycare, and I’m now on my way… Continue reading I left my phone at home for a day… and survived!
I’m going to go ahead and say it: I hate texting. Yes, I get the efficiency of it. And sure, it’s useful when you need to communicate direct information (i.e. Can you pick up milk at the store?) but I don’t like it. I’ll admit it, I’m an awkward texter. I have never really learned… Continue reading Confessions from an Awkward Texter
Here I am in the young hours of 2016, sitting down to write my first blog post of the year. I’m probably right along with thousands of others, resolving to make this “the year” or “start the year out on the right foot.” How many actually follow through? I’ve seen figures all over the map,… Continue reading Happy New Year!