Category: Motherhood

10 Things About Being A Parent That No One Ever Warned Me About

When I had my daughter I was told about how fast it goes by, to enjoy it before they start crawling because your house will be torn apart and how amazing being a parent is, but I was never warned or given advice about these things: 1. Little kids are…

The Gap Between My Daughter’s Teeth Is So Big She Can Put A Straw Through It…

This is a sponsored post. However, all thoughts and opinions are always my own.   …not even joking.  My daughter has a gap between her two front teeth that put David Letterman and Madonna to shame.  People always think she has lost a tooth.  Not the case.  Here is…

Dear Lily, You are an EXTRAORDINARY kid. #CGC #YourExtraordinaryKid

Dear Lily, You are extraordinary.  You came into this world early weighing in at a whopping 3 lbs 15oz.  In size you may have been tiny, but in spirit you were extraordinary.  Even though you were in the NICU you let your presence be known with your extraordinary lungs.  All…

Happy Father’s Day To Past And Present

I want to wish all the amazing dads out there a happy Father’s Day.  I would love to give a big shout out to my husband.  Between him and my daughter I often feel like I have 2 kids, but he is a great dad (or deedee as…

A Busy Beautiful Week

My family and I were at Disneyland last weekend and were joined Monday by my BFF, her husband and their now 2 year old.  It was a trip to celebrate their daughter’s 2nd birthday, BUT my BFF had NEVER BEEN TO A DISNEY THEME PARK!  Can you believe…

Wait, stop the presses! Did my husband agree to run a runDisney 5k with me?!?!?

My husband is not a runner and has never really “understood” the running thing, but still supports me in my endeavors.  My daughter, who is 4, has always asked when she can run one of the bigger races with me and I told her at 5 I would…

Father’s Day Ideas From Kids

I wonder how many men get BBQs or BBQ accessories for Father’s Day presents?  I love when children, no matter what age, make a present.  Father’s Day ideas from kids can be hard to come up with because they are a little limited in…