Am I Screwing Up? (Sponsored)

Sometimes I worry that I’m screwing up this whole mom thing. I mean, aside from the regular “crappy mom” stuff that I do, I feel like maybe I really am screwing up. I’m not too worried about letting Levi fall asleep in my bed with his sunglasses on. They’re not going to hurt him, and hey, if it gets him to sleep, I’ve kind of won the larger battle. Plus he just looks so darn cute. But other things give {Read More}

I Am A Crappy Mom

A heated debate on my Facebook page led to a snarky (funny) discussion with Trisha from MomDot on what bad parents we are. I still think she wins, but I had to try to top her. I’m a crappy mom. Here are all the things I do to screw up my kid: I hug him every day. I kiss his boo-boos. I use cloth diapers. I breastfed him for a year. I supplemented with formula. I use disposables at night {Read More}

Mommy Meltdown

I had my first major mommy meltdown earlier this week. A full-on crying-freaking-out-snot-dripping-down-my-nose-need-two-martinis-to-recover meltdown. I locked myself and Levi out of the house. We live in MN. It was 21 degrees outside. Jason was working late and wasn’t answering his phone. The neighbors weren’t home. The two friends nearby that have copies of my house key didn’t answer their phones, either. I had no diapers. No bottles. And Levi was due to wake up any minute. I kept calling Jason {Read More}