Family, Food, Mom Life

Momma’s Hidden Veggie Meatloaf

Many foods can be super versatile as we all know. Meatlof is one of the few fully prepared dishes that can be eaten as prepared, made into a sandwich, scramble, or even into a hash. I am all for sneaking in veggies anyway I can. Which if you've followed me for long, you know how… Continue reading Momma’s Hidden Veggie Meatloaf

Inspirational, Mom Life, Parenting, Review

2018 Blog Post Round Up

There are so many amazing bloggers out there today. From those who do it as a hobby, a side hustle, or as their full time job. I want to share with you some of my favorite posts of the year so far... ENJOY!

Education, Eye Health, Inspirational, Mom Life

FAQ: Eye Prosthetics

Here is a quick FAQ on eye prosthetics. Your questions get answered finally!

Inspirational, mental health, Mom Life, Self-Help

The MOST Important Habit YOU Need To Have As A MOM

As a Mom, there are many balls that we juggle constantly. Kids, spouse, house, pets, work, and the list goes on and on. However, out of every habit you have, the absolute most important one you can do is to take care of yourself!

Education, Eye Health, Family, Mom Life, Parenting

When Should Your Child Get An Eye Exam?

Eye Exams... no one really likes them but they are so important! As a new parent, I would have never known when was the right time. Maybe before kindergarten or only if she complained of eye issues. Explore when to get your childs first eye exam and how often to follow up.

Opinion

When Will This Stop: One Mom’s Views of the Recent School Shootings

December 1997 and April 1999 will forever be etched in my mind because a student (students in the case of Columbine) walked into their school and caused a senseless tragedy. Here we are, twenty years later, having the same types of conversations we were then. Why?!?! I want to scream that word out loud every time I see another tragedy unfold in another school in another town. I want to understand why this keeps happening without our political leaders taking steps to curtail these tragedies. We, as parents, should not be afraid to send our children to school.

Parenting

How Could You Lose That: A Scarlett (Mis)Adventure

We ran a few errands and headed home. I hurried to the bathroom and changed into my pjs. I quickly went and got Scarlett from my mother in law. Noticing her diaper seemed heavy, I placed her on the changing table. While changing her diaper, I noticed that her right eye looked off.

Parenting, Self-Help

Learning to Let Go: The Parent Guilt Trap

What is more crippling as a parent than when your child is hurt or you perceive that they are hurt. Whether it is mentally, physically or emotionally, as a parent it can tear you apart. Parent guilt is real and if not kept in check can be debilitating.

Mom Life, Parenting, Pregnancy

My Top 5 Newborn Items

Now, there are hundreds... maybe millions... of articles on the best products for a newborn. They can be outrageous or simple. There are many items that we bought before Scarlett was born that we simply did not use.