Traveling with Kids

We’re going on a trip, a great fantastic trip. With a baby. Shit.  Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. This means that I may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something that I have recommended. While clicking these links won’t cost you any extra money, they will […]

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Home Remedies for the Baby Cold

When you have a toddler, I don’t think that anything is worse than flu season. The first winter that my kid was in daycare I think he honestly spent more time at home than he did in school. This meant that I had to work from home a lot – I’m very fortunate in the […]

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Potty… Training?

Potty training. The goddamn bane of my existence. I think that attempting this (note how I say attempting… not succeeding) has caused a new level of frustration and anxiety I did not know that I could experience. I mean, it seems like such a simple concept – pull down pants, aim, fire… and yet my […]

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4 Rules to Help Cope with Anxiety and Panic While Parenting

I’ve always had various coping mechanisms for my anxiety, but since becoming a mom some of them aren’t particularly feasible anymore. For instance, I can’t randomly go take a hot shower when I’m in the middle of Walmart with my 2-year-old. Hell, I can’t randomly go take a hot shower when I’m in the middle of my […]

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Fighting Mom Guilt Together

Mom guilt is a very real thing (note that I say Mom Guilt but Dad Guilt totally applies to this entire post too). I feel it’s almost naturally ingrained in us because we worked so damn hard on the art project that is our child, we would hate for anything we did to affect how damn perfect […]

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