Tag: mommy wars

Why is Being ‘Just a Mom’ Not Enough?

Recently I saw through different professional networking and social media accounts some of my old friends, who are also mothers and amazing at their...

Don’t Choose Staying Home Just for the Memories

"Don't stay home just because you think you'll remember more," my own mother told me during my first pregnancy. I was talking to her...

Toughen Up, Ladies: Criticism Is Not a Personal Attack!

If you go online and dare criticize a woman — any woman — for anything, no matter how gentle, no matter how constructive, no...

Sometimes I’m A Bad Mom… And I Don’t Care

By all standards, I didn’t do my job today. I wasn’t patient. I yelled at my kids. I got frustrated. I didn’t play with...

Dear Mom Who Called Me Overprotective…

Dear Mom Who Called Me Overprotective, First of all, I heard you. So next time you feel like talking smack about my parenting style, you...

Give Breast A Rest

You may be noticing a plethora of Breastfeeding related stories drowning out the usual engagement shoots and spaghetti covered babies on your social media feeds....

Dear Friends: Thank You For Keeping Your Mompinions Quiet

Dear Friends,I am a lucky gal. After 13 months of Mommyhood (Seriously? Is that it?), I can honestly say I've found my Wolfpack here...

Mama Needs a Break!

A couple months ago I read a mom blog post that I found on the internet. The author made the mistake of saying something...

Battling the Mommy Wars: Bottle-Feeding versus Breastfeeding

If there is ever a "battle" between moms, it's the age-old debate on bottle feeding versus breastfeeding. I'm not sure why this continues to...

Battling the Mommy Wars: We Need Thick(er) Skin!

During one of my sleepless nights the other night I grabbed for my phone (see my post on Mommy Insomnia Insanity- reaching for the...