I used to be a one hat kind of girl. Then there was a second. And a third. But each day I grab a hat. Usually the same one; the one I always wear. Mom.
Before we were mom and dad, we were husband and wife, and before we were husband and wife, we were him and her. And we still have to be both.
But hear me on this: you are a good mother. You’re also human, and you deserve some grace.
Maybe there’s not always a “right” way and a “wrong” way. Maybe sometimes, there's just our way.
Baby gear is slowly but surely disappearing from my house, forever, and I’m having a moment. My head knows we’re done, but my heart aches a little.
Your relationship matters, and it deserves to be nurtured.
Rejection hurts. And even though it's an unavoidable part of life, there's something to be said for tact, empathy, and inclusion, too.
Winter is long. Winter with kids is ridiculously long. Bust the winter boredom with these easy, inexpensive indoor activities perfect for keeping toddlers busy when it's too cold to get outside.
Because this is the life we’re building together; and no matter how crazy the season, there’s no place I’d rather be.
As women, finding time for self-care can be a struggle. With the #D2DSelfCareChallenge, we're encouraging women everywhere to get in on the action with a meaningful purchase, a little pampering, or even some time to meditate.