There’s Always Something

There’s Always Something

Last Friday I got in a fight with my husband. Not just a little bickering match. We were yelling at each other in front of everyone at my son’s Montessori school. We continued the fight down the sidewalk. The kind of fight where people at the outdoor cafes covered...
5 Ways To Survive Summer With The Kids

5 Ways To Survive Summer With The Kids

I used to love summers. And then I became an adult, and I kind of started to hate them. Then, I became a mom, and — well, you know what happens to summer after that. I was jealous of those moms who actually enjoyed lugging their kids around town all day....
Live Like You Are Living

Live Like You Are Living

You know that saying, “Live like you were dying?” I never understood that. Why would you just not live like you were living? What if your life’s purpose was simply to live? To feel the fullness of every emotion. To experience the sensation of every stimulus on every...
This is Why Self-Care Is Bullshit

This is Why Self-Care Is Bullshit

You have to put on your oxygen mask first. You can’t take care of your kids if you don’t take care of yourself. Happy wife, happy life. We hear it all the time, and we know, we know. We’re supposed to focus on ourselves. This practice has been lovingly dubbed...