The App That Saved My Life

Life in my 30s has become quite stale. I’m the only one left out of my close friends who doesn’t have any children which is by design. If my only other option outside of my dull and tedious existence is to...

Preparing To Move Forward

No matter who you are, April is a transformative month. Winter has officially ended and Spring flowers have begun to bloom. April marks the halfway point of the semester for most traditional students, so they need to...

7 Reasons Why I Need Coffee

Let’s talk about why I need coffee every day of my life. God bless those of you who don’t need any help from the sweet nectar of the gods because you can wake up chipper as hell as soon as you open your eyes. As for...

Adults Need Help Too

Momentarily, I want to call my mother and tell her that I was really lying when I cried about wanting to be an adult. I mean, at the age of 16, she should have known not to take my overly-hormonal, know-it-all rants too...

Mommying Is Hard

The hardest job I’ve ever had has been becoming a mother. Don’t get me wrong, it has been the most wonderful gift, but definitely the hardest. Children don’t come with rule books or an owner’s manual. Not all the...

7 Reasons Why I Must Push Forward

When I was a child, I used to think life would just happen, naturally, the way it was supposed to. I was oblivious of everyone having their own path to travel. I assumed we were all on the same road. Oh sure, you walk...

A Mother’s Heart

“Through the blur, I wondered if I was alone or if other parents felt the same way I did – that everything involving our children was painful in some way. The emotions, whether they were joy, sorrow, love or...