Life Update – January 2018

Hello all!! I have been away from the computer for awhile and wanted to share a quick update! I do have some posts in the works ready to publish here soon I just need to finalize them. Life has just been a bit chaotic and I have not had much time. Health Since right before … Continue reading Life Update – January 2018

How to Pack the Perfect Diaper Bag – A List of Essentials

Choosing a Diaper bag Choosing a diaper bag may seem like a daunting task, but once you figure out what you will need it's a whole lot easier! Having been through many different diaper bags I can say for certain that you DO NOT want to cheap out on this purchase. This bag is becoming your life … Continue reading How to Pack the Perfect Diaper Bag – A List of Essentials

Day 7 Blog Challenge – Favorite Children’s Book

What are your favorite children's books? Being a mom and a future teacher I LOVE children's books! I definitely cycle through favorites though because with a two year old you end up reading the same book every night for weeks on end! Currently I really like Mr. Pout Pout Fish and the Big Big Dark. … Continue reading Day 7 Blog Challenge – Favorite Children’s Book

Day 2 Blog Challenge – Dream Job

What is your dream job and why? Over the years while taking so many different collage classes I have had a plethora of "dream jobs." I just did not have a for sure idea of what I wanted to be when I grew up! Honestly I still would not say that I had a precise … Continue reading Day 2 Blog Challenge – Dream Job

Day 1 Blog Challenge

What is the meaning behind your blog name? As you all can clearly see my blog's name is Mommy's Real Life. But what's behind my reasoning for this name starts out with how anyone who knows me says that I am brutally honest when it comes to my "mom life". I tell it exactly how … Continue reading Day 1 Blog Challenge

In honor of National Cookie Day…

I made cookies with my 2 year old! Now "unfortunately" I have been craving homemade cookies for a solid month now. (I have a 2 month old what do you expect! Everything takes longer!!) So this morning I put my mind to it, I WAS going to finally make these cookies and I DID IT! … Continue reading In honor of National Cookie Day…

Motivated!

Well I did not make it on to post last week due to Thanksgiving but I'M BACK! I am feeling super motivated after a realization I had last week. My accomplishments between the 1st of September and November 15th: I finished one 4 credit online class along with two 3 credit classes I started working … Continue reading Motivated!

One Month In & Goals

Little Lincoln is officially a month old (and a few days...oops!). This month has been full of firsts for us. He has given dad a few little smirks, he is trying to find his voice now, and he is starting to actually watch people. I love my little boy but now that he is starting … Continue reading One Month In & Goals

To move or to not to move…

So this has been a nagging thought in my head for months now (not that I can do anything about it right away) but I read an article last night describing the budget deficit that my current school district is in. This is bad for two reasons; my sons will be going to school here … Continue reading To move or to not to move…

Pre-Labor Blues

Burning. Contracting. Breath-taking pre-labor. Since Monday I have been experiencing pre-labor pains and I am sick of it! Don't get me wrong I want to keep my baby in as long as possible to keep him safe and give him the best chance but I have reached the point where I just want this to … Continue reading Pre-Labor Blues