Yin Mom, Yang Mom

Category: Family Life

Anti-Depressant Lip Gloss

I have to say, I kind of hate Fall.  I know I’m alone here.  When I was a kid, I had extreme anxiety over going to school. So, now when I feel Fall weather coming on, it sort of subconsciously brings me back to those days. Plus, I have an old drafty house with oil…

I’m Leaving On a Jet Plane…

Sniff… I feel a little emotional.  I’m going to visit my best friend since high school, all by myself, for four days tomorrow.  This is a major milestone for me.  Ever since I became a mom and was slapped with the extent of time and effort our beautiful miraculous children require, I always took comfort…

Celebrating a Beautiful Little Person’s Birth

We recently threw a birthday party for Brooke.  This is my second attempt at a kid birthday party since becoming a mother 5 years ago.  My first attempt was when Brooke was 1. Every new mom is pretty much obligated to throw a first birthday party for their first child.  Some decide to continue to…

Meal Planning – Kid Food!

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Today is my Brookie’s 5th birthday!  Most people would say 5 years flew by, but I think it felt like 5 years.  Brooke is a beautiful fairy sprite, and I am completely head over heels in love with her.  She came into this world and completely turned mine upside down.  Being her mom has taught…