Getting through the first ER trip with your toddler.

It happened today. The day no parent wishes upon any other parent, but deep inside we all know that the odds are against us all, as one day most likely this will happen to you as well. Today was the day we had to take our 15 months old to the ER. It was the…

3 Tips for Surviving a hangover with a toddler, during COVID-19

It is very reasonable to assume that if you are anything like me, an average parent that is, you may have engaged in some occasional, socially distant at home enjoyment of a glass of wine. It is also reasonable to assume that at one point or another, during a lengthy unwinding evening conversation with your…

I am a liar, a cheat, a hypocrite…and a GOOD mom.

Rather than always strive to be a “perfect” mom (whatever that may mean in todays world) I am admitting to myself who I am, flushing out the lies, the hypocrisy and the cheating actions behind my parenting choices.

Why I love you the way I do. A letter to my daughter.

My sweet sugar plum little Zoe, There will once come a day when you will learn the story behind the forces that brought you to this beautiful universe, and plugged you into the arms of your father and I. As you are only a year old today, this time is no where near close, but…

He is one of a kind. My husband, a New York City Firefighter.

People appear into out lives for various reasons. Some pop in just for a short while, while others stay for the long hall. Many only come to teach us a lesson, but only a few appear to fundamentally change your life. He is that person for me. Just a few years ago, a sudden, carefree…

POST-PARTUM: When will I feel human again?

Birthing a human is meant to break you, both physically and spiritually. It is suppose to make you re-evaluate your life, re-define its purpose, re-examine your direction, and re-establish yourself as the new version of you. Here’s what got me through it..