Parenting · preschoolers · sports · Stay at home mom · Tee ball

The Joys of Tee Ball (insert sarcasm here)

Recently my husband and I had the brilliant idea of signing our 4-year-old up for tee ball… need I say more. Remembering my own tee ball days, I did NOT go into the first practice with high expectations. Like I suspected, it was an hour of total chaos. The second practice was pretty much the… Continue reading The Joys of Tee Ball (insert sarcasm here)

Crochet · Hobbies · Parenting · Stay at home mom · Uncategorized

Old lady at 26

I am a firm believer that moms (and parents in general) REALLY need to take up hobbies and have interests of their own, especially those that do not revolve around Disney Channel or Nick Jr.  Not only is it healthy mentally, but it gives you topics of conversation that do not revolve around baby poop,… Continue reading Old lady at 26

Holidays · Parenting · Stay at home mom

Easter and Mexican Food

Hope everyone had a good Easter! Whether you went to church or simply enjoyed a family day I hope it was fantastic. As another Easter has come and gone, I have a few thoughts.  First off, I’m pretty sure I rank in the top ten worst Easter Bunnies ever. I am an oilfield wife, which… Continue reading Easter and Mexican Food

Birthday parties · Parenting · Stay at home mom

Kids parties…and the evils of Pinterest

If you have kids, you have or will be in this situation one day. One day you will have the “bright” idea of throwing your dear child a birthday party. First of all, DO NOT GO ON PINTEREST! Let me repeat that, DO NOT GO ON PINTEREST! Long gone are the days of picking up… Continue reading Kids parties…and the evils of Pinterest

Parenting · Stay at home mom · Toddlers · Uncategorized

Why I bought a two piece swimsuit

As the dreaded swim suit seasons creeps closer and closer, I am faced with the reality that I no longer have my tiny college physique. Long gone are the days of flat tummies and perky boobs. Instead they have been replaced with the “mom tummy” which slightly resembles stretched out gum. Before the new year… Continue reading Why I bought a two piece swimsuit

Parenting · Stay at home mom · Uncategorized

Am I already failing?

So to reiterate that all parents suck at their job, these are the very real things that have happened in the hour that it has taken me to try and set up this blog. The toddler hit the baby in the face. Said baby nearly succeeded in falling out of his high chair (yes I… Continue reading Am I already failing?