Category: motherhood

Why mommy bloggers never talk about life with teenagers

Why mommy bloggers never talk about life with teenagers

I recently read this post titled I worry for Mommy Bloggers from Jamie the Very Worst Missionary. Being a self-proclaimed “mommy blogger turned lifestyle blogger”, the title naturally piqued my interest. She talks about how a mommy blogger has it…

Children’s books celebrating Women’s History Month

Children’s books celebrating Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month and the month of March is almost over. Eek! You still have time to head over to BabyCenter for fourteen really cool and colorful children’s books to help celebrate the wonderful contributions of women from past and…

Motherhood problems: Please teach your children about good music

Motherhood problems: Please teach your children about good music

I was sitting at my desk, plugging away on the computer editing photos (as usual) and writing, when I heard the most beautiful thing: my son playing a song on his guitar. You see, my office is situated right in…

The single mother side hustle

The single mother side hustle

My favorite photo of my mama. She’s pregnant with me in this photo. Although I hate the thought of wrinkles and gray hair, growing older is a good thing. I’ve gained wisdom and insight that I just didn’t have when…

Talking about Latinas on HuffPost Live today

Talking about Latinas on HuffPost Live today

I’m blogging about Disney Junior’s first so-called Latina Princess, Princess Sofia, today at BabyCenter. Please go and check it out and leave me a comment if you can. Also, I took part in a HuffPost Live conversation about this topic…

When your baby is no longer a baby

When your baby is no longer a baby

My youngest child turned seven. I’m in disbelief. I have heart palpitations. It can’t be. When all of my babies were babies, and I was fighting to keep my head above water, I couldn’t conceive of them growing older. I…

Boys are just little men

Boys are just little men

I’ve always been a little boy crazy. What can I say? I have a weakness for cute boys. Bottom line, I enjoy their distinct maleness, so different from female energy. But, I’ve got to tell you, my boys–the ones I…

The latest on the Babycenter Blog

The latest on the Babycenter Blog

If you want to see some really sick, weird, creepy, life-like strange baby shower cakes, head over to The Babycenter Blog and check out my latest slideshow post: The strangest baby shower cakes ever (pics!). So far, emotions have ranged…

My Instagram Life

My Instagram Life

I’m still posting over at Babycenter’s MOMformation everyday. Most days it’s awesome sauce and other days it’s as if I beat a hornet’s nest with a bat, and a gang of angry bees are chasing me, ready to sting me…

The best birthday gift ever

The best birthday gift ever

Eight years ago, I gave birth to my first daughter. She was greatly anticipated well before her arrival. You see, when I met my husband Michael, he was already the father to a little boy. Then, we got married and…