The expectation versus the reality of having children is wildly different. Every stage is a challenge and nothing at all like you imagined. Above all, it’s harder than you ever expected. There are so many parts of motherhood that just plain suck, and it’s ok to hate them.
I have been a working mother for over thirteen years. Over these years I have always worked more than full time since I have both a full-time… Read more “Confession of a Working Mother: I Can Do It All…But I Cannot Do It All Well”
Sunday mornings are, unfortunately, not as relaxing as I would like around my home. Because I chose to raise my children Catholic, most Sundays I’m faced with… Read more “Reasons Why I Suck as a Mom (According to my Children)”
Why does my arm hurt? Oh hello little baby. When did you come in? How do I not wake up to the sound and feel of… Read more “Things I Think About at 2 AM”
Kate Street, a former blogger of this site, regularly wrote True Confessions posts and inspired others to do so. I never met Kate but enjoy her work… Read more “True Confessions Revival!”
I had a very specific vision of the type of parent I wanted to be. And then I became a parent and was smacked in the face… Read more “5 Things I Swore I Would Never Do as a Parent (But do all the Time)”
Oh karma – you fickle friend you. Okay, so, confession: I used to be a little judgy. I didn’t actually realize how judgy I was being until… Read more “Things I Previously Judged Other Moms for…That I Now Have Done Myself”
In celebration of the upcoming Moms for Moms Day on March 4th I’ve decided to offer up some momfessions for you all. I’m hoping that many of you… Read more “Confessions of a Tired, Busy, Working Mom”