I've always tried to be real about both the great and the really hard parts of motherhood on this blog and on my Facebook page (shameless plug, follow it if you don't already. That's where I… Read More
I'll be honest: I've never really been great at keeping the inside of my car clean. Once when I was in college, my car broke down in the middle of an intersection, and I made my roommate hel… Read More
As moms, we can often find ourselves being so caught up in the daily tasks of taking care of our kids that we forget to find time for pleasure that's just for us. But as moms, we have a uniq… Read More
Attention Zipadee-Zip fans: Welcome!! Make sure to like "I Was Promised More Naps" on Facebook, and stay tuned for a chance to win a Zipadee-Zip! The first rule of Fight Club, as everyo… Read More
Last year I had Lucas make a cute craft for Dan for Father's Day. (I'm going to assume that you all know that "had Lucas make a craft" actually translates to "I mostly made the craft with Lu… Read More
If you haven't yet read part 1, you should read it here.As I was waiting to see if my post was actually going to be published on HuffPost, (and by "waiting," I obviously mean "alternating be… Read More
Ok, so...A while back, I read this blog post about how to submit things for publication on The Huffington Post, and she referred her readers to this podcast, which I listened to. (Side note… Read More
1. Denial/IsolationThis isn't happening. This IS. NOT. HAPPENING. This is just a horrible dream. It is way too early for them to be awake. The baby doesn't really need milk. She'll probably… Read More
As the mom of a preschooler and a baby, I've read lots of advice books and blog posts on how to get your child to do - and not do - certain things. Sleep, use the potty, pay attention, learn… Read More
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