Dear Diary: Therapy, Mom Guilt, & Gardening

At the end of March, Joe and I announced an early โ€œSummer Breakโ€ for the podcast, which will return in July. In place of extending that break to the writing I do here, Iโ€™m going to get a little less formal and a little more vulnerable with you, dear reader and friend, and write a weekly journal entry on Saturdays for the time being. I hope you enjoy ๐Ÿ™‚ Continue reading Dear Diary: Therapy, Mom Guilt, & Gardening

Wednesday Walk Along: Parenting To The B.E.S.T. Of My Ability

First things first, I am NOT the best parent out there ๐Ÿ˜‚. In fact, I am a BIG believer that there is no “best” way. You are simply the best parent for your child because you love and know them best. Whatever your methods, as long as you have that, don’t let anyone else call the shots! That said, I developed this acronym earlier in the year for some of my own parenting goals, and I would love to share it with you! Take and leave what you will. Continue reading Wednesday Walk Along: Parenting To The B.E.S.T. Of My Ability

Monday Mention: THIS is Legit Motherhood

In preparing for our podcast, I have found a treasure-trove of new friends, and Haili is one of them. THIS is Legit Motherhood is a beautiful podcast dedicated to: real and raw motherhood. I listened to my first episode a couple of weeks ago โ€” Episode 17: The Powerful Light in the Darkness of Postpartum Depression and Anxiety โ€” and I cried my eyes out. Continue reading Monday Mention: THIS is Legit Motherhood