From One Nap To None: 3 Survival Tips For First-Time Parents

When I was pregnant with my son, I was promised a fairy tale that never came true (it was one of many empty pre-labor promises, as it turned out). "Your kiddo will be napping in the afternoon at least until the age of 5", said many optimistic - and lucky - parents to me, based … Continue reading From One Nap To None: 3 Survival Tips For First-Time Parents

Mom’s Den Is Celebrating 100th Blog Post Today!

I feel kind of bad about it, but I only realized it's my 100th post the moment I thought: What am I going to write about today? I suppose that's a good thing, though, because time seems to be flying by! First of all, I wanted to thank all of you for reading my posts, … Continue reading Mom’s Den Is Celebrating 100th Blog Post Today!

Depression Through Eyes Of A Survivor: Don’t Let It Claim Your Life

However globally important this subject may be, the reason why I'm taking on such a dreadful subject today is a personal itch I can't seem to scratch no matter what I do. Since finding out about Reckful's passing, I've been carrying a heavy load in my heart that follows me everywhere I go. I can't … Continue reading Depression Through Eyes Of A Survivor: Don’t Let It Claim Your Life

3 Things I Found Out Too LATE In Life (Even At The Age Of 25)

"You're never too old to learn." I hear this all the time, and I'm sure you do, too! While it may have some truth in it (you're never too old to acquire information and process it, yes), I feel like it can't be completely taken for granted. There are mistakes we can still make, and … Continue reading 3 Things I Found Out Too LATE In Life (Even At The Age Of 25)

A Personal Letter I Wrote For My 16 Month Old Baby Boy

Dear boy, First of all, I need to work harder on not calling you baby as much. Both you and I know you're not one anymore; every time you point at babies in your little children's books and say: "Mama, baby!", I know what you're thinking. From your own perspective, you're a little man now, … Continue reading A Personal Letter I Wrote For My 16 Month Old Baby Boy