The irony of the stay-at-home mom is that they rarely are – home that is.
There is one room in our house I find myself retreating to whenever I need a moment or two of silence, somewhere to watch a Snapchat video without interruption, or a place to have a good cry alone. My closet has become my sanctuary. And not because it's by any means fancy, has good lighting … Continue reading Do you ever hide from your kids?
I knew going in I was choosing the harder job in staying home. Every day I have to remind myself, you knew this was going to be challenging. And yet, with every passing week, I'm still surprised at how intense home life can get.
Last weekend I sat at my kitchen table and admired the resiliency of these plants and I couldn't help but come up with an allegory for mothers who decide to step away from work for a while.
Oh, hi. Somehow it is already 5:00 p.m. and I'm just getting around to posting today. (Thanks Monday. You got me. You still have the power to be a total B sometimes.) Friends, as you ease your way into your week and start making your lists of things to do, I made a couple of … Continue reading 21 things (awesome and not so awesome) about staying home