Category: Mommy Musings and Mishaps

Mom blog and daily life

Contemplating having a baby. Read this friendly birth control psa first!

A Friendly Birth Control PSA

  Birth Control PSA Announcement  Contemplating having a baby? Read this friendly birth control PSA first!   If you or your partner has perky boobs that stay in place even lying down, and you plan to keep these, you may want to use a condom and…

Parenting is hard. Enjoy it with these toddler games.

10 Hilariously Entertaining Toddler Games

10 Hilariously Entertaining Toddler Games   Toddlers may keep you on your feet, but these games are a surefire way to turn the everyday into loads of fun, or something. Choose from popular games like Pick up More than Sticks, Cards Against My Sanity, Tic Tac…

Pregnancy in the early weeks

Pregnancy Series Weeks 5-8

Pregnancy Series: Weeks 5-8 Previous posts in the series: 8 Creative Pregnancy Announcements How Not to Keep a Secret Pregnancy Series: Introduction Read about when we found out here.  We were so excited about our surprise nugget! First things first though, I needed a new OB/GYN. My last…

How Not to Keep a Secret - Have you ever found out big news just to blab immediately? You're not alone.

How Not to Keep a Secret

How Not to Keep a Secret Does the thought of keeping something a secret make your insides churn? Have you ever learned some sensitive information only to blab it to your friends? Rest assured, you are not alone in this. Keeping secrets has never been my…

8 Pregnancy Announcements to help you share your big news

8 Most Creative Pregnancy Announcements

8 Creative Pregnancy Announcements Got a secret you are itching to tell? Waiting to announce some really big news? Congratulations. I have compiled some of the greatest pregnancy announcements to make sharing your big news even more special! 1. Promotion. There is nothing cuter than the…

Embracing boredom and enjoying life

Why Boring is My Jam

Why Boring is My Jam “Am I boring you?” My austere, Turkish ballet instructor would roar anytime we yawned in her class. Clearly, as I struggled to maintain the beat, being a march-to-my-own-drummer kind of person, I was anything but bored. And yet, now I realize…

Defining Funny, Empowerment, Humor

Defining Funny

Defining Funny: Confessions of a Cynic Self depreciation is the new comedic mantra. Recently I decided to use the word funny in descriptions of my blog. Talk about a lot of pressure. Granted, I think my writing is hysterical. Not so when I am speaking. I…

mom humor, Mom's Guide to Not Giving a Fip, Mom Blog, Messy House

Step-by-Step Guide to Not Giving a Flip

A Tired Mom’s Step-by-Step Guide to Not Giving a Flip Do you need to relax? Do you need to learn to loosen up a bit and stop giving a flip what others think? Well, here’s the guide for you! Amateur Mom tip: Housework sucks and needs to…

Most Underrated Movie of the Decade

Underdogs: More Like Underrated Underdogs is perhaps one of the most underrated children’s movie of the decade. I belly laughed and had a blast. In fact, I plan to watch it again and again because it was so jammed-packed with sarcasm and innuendo (my bread and…

How to Foster a Positive Narrative

How to Foster a Positive Narrative Life is all about creating a narrative. As a blogger, I tell stories. Mostly, I go from an angle of humor. Other times, I dig deep and try to find meaning. But, occasionally the story I tell is not the…