Month: November 2017

We Took Two Babies On A 12-Hour Road Trip – And Lived To Tell The Tale

We Took Two Babies On A 12-Hour Road Trip – And Lived To Tell The Tale

James and I alternate  holidays every year – his family gets Thanksgiving, my family gets Christmas, and we swap every year. This plan has worked well for us for the past 7 years. This year, my family got Thanksgiving, and I knew with this being […]

11 Things Twin Moms Hear Every Single Day

11 Things Twin Moms Hear Every Single Day

I get approached every time I go anywhere with Alex and Nathan. I’m pretty introverted, so talking to strangers isn’t my favorite thing ever, but I get it. Twins are rare, interesting, and fun. When you go run errands for the day, you don’t expect […]

Mommy’s Got Midterms: 9 Tips for Going Back To School with Small Children

Mommy’s Got Midterms: 9 Tips for Going Back To School with Small Children

On top of being a full-time mommy to Alexander and Nathan, I’m also a full-time graduate student. When I started my master’s degree in Special Education, I wasn’t pregnant yet, so getting my work done was pretty easy. Even after they were born, it still […]

The Easiest Way To Teach Your Kids Their Letters and Sounds

The Easiest Way To Teach Your Kids Their Letters and Sounds

I’m a stay-at-home mom for the moment, but the job I know and love is a special education teacher for young children. Being a teacher and a mom has some pretty cool perks. One of which is already knowing which educational practices work for kiddos […]

C-Sections Are Not The Devil

C-Sections Are Not The Devil

When I first got pregnant, I was so terrified by the idea of having to have a c-section. It seemed like a worst-case-scenario – what happened when your planned birth “went wrong.” I’d heard of so many women who had planned vaginal births and were […]