7 years?!?! I'm not entirely sure how that many years has gone by since I dusted off the lap top and started typing. My mom says that I have always liked writing and that my teachers have always said that I was a good writer. I don't remember any of that. My momma also showed … Continue reading What 7 Years of Blogging Has Taught Me
May is a trifecta…. For my husband… Let me explain, My son’s birthday, my birthday, and mother’s day are all one week apart. As he described it (with a slightly terrified look in his eye), he has to be “on” for 3 weeks in a row. I guess we didn’t plan that one out very … Continue reading Gift Ideas For The Health Conscious Momma
The short answer? Yes…I think so…? Let me take you back to what prompted this question… I was on a walk with an awesome momma and the conversation turned to the ebb and flow of life and how to balance it all. Now, mind you, I don’t have it all figured out and I’m generally … Continue reading Is it Possible to Have it All?
Times they are a-changing in the Knight household. And you know what? I’m totally digging it..kind of… We started co-sleeping when Ella was about 3 months. She slept better near me which meant that I slept better, and it was a win-win. Plus, breastfeeding is exhausting in the middle of the night. As she got … Continue reading Integrating Oils Into Your Kiddos Bedtime Routine
No one ever told me motherhood was so lonely. Like, really, really lonely. But the crazy part is that I’m never alone. I always have a kid or a dog or a husband that is around, filling up the space in the house. I am always surrounded by people, yet at times I feel pretty … Continue reading No One Ever Told Me Motherhood Was So Lonely
I wasn’t ever actually diagnosed but I’m pretty sure it was a thing for me. Obsessive compulsive disorder. I was a parent’s dream. I had the cleanest room in (probably) the world. You could eat a meal off of my dresser and it would be cleaner than a restaurant table (no joke). I had this … Continue reading God Bless This Mess
I started to get annoyed at the sound of my own whine. For years now I have been complaining and complaining about how terrible the music is these days. I mean, most of it is just plain terrible and it makes me miss the good old days when I would go to the music store … Continue reading Adulting Should Not Equal Boring
You know when something keeps popping up and by the third or fourth time you hear it-see it-experience it you start paying attention (hopefully)? That happened to me recently. I keep hearing how we should stop using the word "just" when we are describing ourselves & our accomplishments. I'm just a mom. I'm just a … Continue reading Just.