It’s All About the Ice, Baby

My post this week was initially titled “Mommy Masochism,” and was meant to explore all the unspoken hardships of raising a toddler AND a newborn.  You see, in my experience, nobody talks about these very real struggles: the tantrums, the demands, the selective hearing and undermining of authority we moms experience when simultaneously trying to […]

Loving the Mom Me, Finding the Me Me: The Meaning of “The Juggle Struggle”

It’s no secret that motherhood is full of sacrifice.  Your body, your sleep, your privacy, your sex life, your weekly mani/pedis all get turned upside down once the needs of a new human depend 100% on you.  The thing is, while the idea of this “upheaval” may well deter some from embarking on the parenthood […]