Luke is officially a third grader! Where did time go? I remember sharing his kindergarten post like it was yesterday. He's officially a big kid now...or so he says. But he'll always be a baby to me. The start of third grade was not the typical start when you're in the middle of a pandemic … Continue reading How We Are Navigating Remote Learning This Time Around
Earlier last week, I celebrated my 43rd birthday. I didn't throw a party or have a birthday cake. In fact, it was very low key, just the way I like it. But this year, I got to celebrate my birthday with two more people in my life - Cruz and Levi! This year's birthday … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! This is 43
The other day, Luke asked me why I didn't go on his class field trip with him and went on to tell me that the "other moms" were there. I have to admit, it hurt. The guilt of not being there really hurt. I told him that I had to go to work but I … Continue reading Let’s Get Real: Will The “Mom Guilt” Ever Go Away?
I've had this blog post drafted for the last six months. At first I was very excited to share it. Then the hope that we might really be able to have another child crossed my mind and that this post might be too premature. Then my insecurities set in and I thought it was a … Continue reading Let’s Get Real: 10 Reasons Having an Only Child is Awesome
About a year ago, I started selling some of clothes in my closet that I can no longer fit into. As much as I wanted to keep them for sentimental reasons, I knew I had to let them go. I had the Poshmark app installed on my phone since April 2014 but never used it … Continue reading My PoshFest Experience
The Kindergarten Attitude Last week, I shared on Instagram about Luke's transition to kindergarten. The response from the post was quite surprising as I realized we were not the only ones who are going through what I call the "Kindergarten Attitude." Thank you for all who commented and shared their experiences! Luke has been looking … Continue reading Let’s Get Real: The Awkward Phase