Stay Sane Mommies

"The worst feature of a new baby is its mother's singing." — Kin Hubbard

Is There a Cure for This Mommy Brain Thing?


Focusing is something I really struggle with lately. I know that “mommy brain” is an actual thing so it makes me feel better about my lack of concentration. But it … Continue reading

January 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

10 Random Things I’d Tell My Twenty-Year-Old Self


Stop saying “I’m sooooooooo tired.” There are new mothers who hear you and may punch you in the face. Don’t take life so seriously. Have more fun. After you have … Continue reading

August 8, 2015 · 3 Comments

I Hate You, Parenting Articles


I read parenting advice from all different perspectives. And with each paragraph I read I shake my head and realize I’ve been doing it all wrong. At the end of … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Unleashing My Inner Hulk


When Jacob whines, I want to grab a chair and throw it through the window. When he has a tantrum, I want to have my own tantrum too. I want … Continue reading

May 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

20 Questions


“Mamma?” “Yes Jacob?” “Can I wash the ants?” “No honey. They’ll drown.” “But they need a bath, Mamma.” “Ants don’t have baths.” “But how they get clean, Mamma?” “They don’t, … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · 3 Comments

THREE Ways This Pregnancy Is Different from the First


In case my 700+ blog followers don’t know yet, we’re PREGNANT! Before you read on, just know that I AM excited about it. The following post is just about my … Continue reading

September 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

A is for Avocado


Avocado was the first solid food I introduced to Jacob. He ate it like he stole it. Today, he lunges for it when it’s in front of him. It makes … Continue reading

August 27, 2014 · Leave a comment