Quit Fooling Yourself: why you’re a huge hypocrite

You lazy lump Do you know what the opposite of “productivity” actually is? Here’s what Thesaurus.com had to say on the matter: barren, disadvantageous, fruitless, idle, impotent, inactive, lethargic, useless, valueless, weak, worthless. What?? So I searched for the opposite of “busy”. Here you go: idle, unoccupied, lazy, quiet, inactive. No wonder we feel the … Read more

6 People to Ditch from Your Life

I love spring. What a perfect time of year for fresh, new beginnings! It’s the perfect time to purge your pantry, for example. (Why is it that despite purging my pantry every spring I STILL find things that expired in 2014 every single time?) It’s a great time to set goals for the coming season, … Read more

The Myth of Balance

What a couple of weeks it’s been. Two weeks ago I had intended to write a post about balance. I’ve decided to try having a theme every week on my blog and Instagram, and balance fits nicely into the theme of “struggle”. But then my Wee Bear started into Leap 7 and began teething. Then … Read more

But What if it’s Not PPD…?

“So, what brings you in today?” the doctor asked. “Well, there are some people in my life who say I’m not myself. That I sound negative and angry, so I thought I’d come in and get checked.” I replied, feeling silly but holding back tears, while bouncing my nearly 8 month old baby on my … Read more

Why Your Baby Hates You

Photo by Tim Bish on Unsplash

Baby finally starts to settle into a decent sleep routine…and then suddenly, wham! They’re up every hour. Baby finally starts to become predictable in their feeding schedule…and then suddenly, wham! They’re feeding every hour. Just when you think you’re finally over the hump or turning a corner, your baby becomes a whiny, clingy, drooly, fussy … Read more