love, marriage, motherhood, parenting, rise together podcast

Relationships with Kids

I was recently listening to the RISE Together podcast with Rachel and Dave Hollis. As I write this, I am currently running 8 miles trying to do talk to text because I have a million thoughts for this blog post. During this podcast and this especially hard run, I realized dude, I can do this… Continue reading Relationships with Kids

family, love, marriage, motherhood, parenting

Dr. JC- What is love?

Howie and I started marriage counseling on Monday (President's Day)- the only time we could actually make the meeting, be together, and get a sitter. Thank you Erin. You are a goddess. Dr. JC would call Howie to try to schedule something with him, but then Howie wouldn't call back and then he would call… Continue reading Dr. JC- What is love?

Babies, Toddlers, family, love, marriage, motherhood, parenting, surviving motherhood, toddlerhood

I hate you I love you

2 kids they said. Have 2 kids! "Couples often think that children solidify a marriage but the truth is they are a serious threat. The transition from couple hood to parenthood marks one of the greatest stressors on the life of a marriage," says John Jacobs, M.D., A NYC couples therapist. Naturally, the more time… Continue reading I hate you I love you

Babies, Toddlers, family, love, motherhood

You are the best damn mama

Picture this...I'm in my car in my driveway, cutting my split ends, Hudson sleeping, Jules on my phone watching YouTube Kids. I literally have my new MacBook Air with me all the time, so I'm squished up against the steering wheel typing this. I have slept 2.5 hours and taught a Zumba step class this… Continue reading You are the best damn mama


Just Breathe Mama, you got this.

I dabbled with the idea of starting a blog when I had my first baby. I will start a blog and vent about motherhood, balancing life, being a wife, etc. That thought quickly vanished when I was sucked into motherhood so hard that I forgot to even brush my hair. And to think, that was… Continue reading Just Breathe Mama, you got this.

Babies, Toddlers, family, marriage, motherhood, surviving motherhood

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me throughout my raw and unfiltered journey of motherhood and life! I know there's a million mommy blogs out there, but I love to write because it helps me keep sane and put things into perspective. Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn't know you had and dealing with fears… Continue reading The Journey Begins