Montessori Activities, Preschool

Rainy Day Toddler Activities

  It’s inevitable in the Midwest, with Autumn comes Rain. Icky, Cold, Rain.   I don’t know about you but I cannot be trapped indoors with nothing to do, and by I, I mean my son. My little man must, I repeat MUST, have something to do or things get crazy. I mean we’re already on the brink of crazy…

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Babies, Lactation Tips, Mama

Are Your Breast Pump Parts Clean?!

Mama Hack: Breast Pump Edition Pumping is not only hard work it also requires tedious upkeep to ensure that your pump parts are clean and in good condition. For the first 7 weeks of my sons life I was an exclusively pumping mama due to latching issues. I must say that this was one of the most challenging times I…

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Mama, Working Mama

When Maternity Leave Isn’t Enough

My Story About How I Transitioned Back to Work after Maternity Leave During my maternity leave I kept a list of all the things I wanted to “accomplish” while I was off. Things like clean and organize the basement, cook amazing Pinterest worthy meals everyday, finish all of the crafts that I have been working on, lose all my baby…

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