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I Love Stepping On Legos

I Love Stepping on Legos

Sheeeew. Having four kids under seven is exhausting! Some days, my greatest desire is simply a few moments of sanity. A few minutes to shower, clean, work on a project, go to the bathroom alone, even run errands without a kid clinging to each arm. But people keep telling me ‘bigger kids, bigger problems,’ which […]

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An Ode to the Lunchable

An Ode to the Lunchable

Hey Lunchable. Hey… I see you, in the corner of the fridge, my sweet square-shaped meal time EpiPen, and I could kiss you on the mouth — assuming you had one in there somewhere. Someone once told me, “It doesn’t take a culinary genius to open a Lunchable.” And while that may be true, you […]

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The Last Baby Blues

The Last Baby Blues

The postpartum period is a weird time in general.  It’s unpredictable, lasts way longer than most expect it to, and generally morphs from day to day into something as new and equally as confusing as it was the day before. After my first child I was overcome with an anxiety so intense it took almost […]

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The Word I Can't Accept | Knoxville Moms Blog

The Word I Can’t Accept

There are a handful of words that I cannot handle: “sissy” (in regards to sister), “commode,” “hubby” and several I cannot write here. Then there’s the one that just makes me cringe: “DIVA,” especially when referring to a female child and definitely when referring to one of my female children. Let’s take a look into […]

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