Breastfeeding in Public Makes Me Feel AWKWARD

Seven babies.  I have breastfed seven babies; all within the last 10 1/2 years.  The thing I hate strongly dislike the most is breastfeeding in public.  I would rather be cooped up in my hot car than feed my baby with public, stranger eyes staring down at me.  It’s cumbersome and annoying.  I’m being a…

Don’t Call Me SuperMom. From a Mom of 6 Kids Under 10.

If I had a quarter for how many times someone told me I was a ‘SuperMom,’ I’d be rich. It is overwhelming, to say the least, to be putting off an impression that I’m handling more than others feel they can handle. When someone says, “there’s no way I could do what you’re doing,” I…

Episode 3: I Don’t Want To ‘MOM’ Today!

You have those days…. the ones where you DON’T want to SHOW UP!!!  Today is that day for me!  My kids are fighting, my kids have totally turned off their ‘listening ears.’  It is time to stop giving in.  It is time to throw out the responsibilities… it is time to just chill and watch…

MOTHERHOOD SERIES: The NEW You!

Whether you work, stay at home, are single or married, being a mom to young children and babies is hard work.  When I hear older, more seasoned moms tell me it’s worth it, all I can think about is how I will NOT miss the tantrums, the blowouts, the lack of sleep, the endless games…