Me, Mommy

If You Have Kids, Remember These 4 Words…

It was about this same time last year. A time when my eyes were perpetually red and puffy from crying every 10 minutes. My first child, my little sidekick, my hilarious little buddy was going to kindergarten. I was determined I would not survive the first two weeks and couldn't even imagine beyond that. We… Continue reading If You Have Kids, Remember These 4 Words…

Me, Mommy

Prep Yourself, There’s a Day 2

The first day of school went well. No tears from him at drop-off. Only about 56 cries for me. I consider that a win. I watched a mom take a picture of her kid, turn around and walk off. She was overwhelmed and forgot to say bye. I get it, it's a lot. The kid… Continue reading Prep Yourself, There’s a Day 2

Me, Mommy

Free Coffee and Mommy Tears

It's our 9th anniversary. We're celebrating at Barnes and Noble. I'm looking for books, not even for myself but for the kids. How things have changed! Our first anniversaries were spent traveling to the beach, even a great trip to Jamaica. I had to chuckle at how life has changed, but I'm still happy. Happier… Continue reading Free Coffee and Mommy Tears