Oh my goodness, WE'RE PREGNANT!!!!! Now we need ALL THE THINGS! Every fancy diaper bag with 200 compartments, every feeding contraption, sleeping mechanism, changing gadget, and of course, an AMAZING swing! So where do I start? Duh, GOOGLE THAT! Sound familiar? It doesn't take long to realize there are sooo many swing-like products that all… Continue reading All Things Mamaroo
Why do we only make "New Year Resolutions"? July seems like the perfect time to start a new one- (especially since most of my resolutions never last past March) Note: This post is made to promote self awareness, not to judge anyone else. You "mom" your way, and I will be cheering you on (which… Continue reading Mid Year Resolution
Are you completely spent at 8 am? Just want baby to sleep a long enough stretch for you to feel refreshed again? Are you a mom who rolls her eyes when someone mentions "resting while your baby naps" (I mean, really- what kind of mom actually rests when there is heaps of laundry to fold,… Continue reading Hello, my name is EXHAUSTED!
ACHOO! ...Oh gosh, did he just sneeze? DON'T PANIC, it was just one, plus it's early and he just woke up [Achooo...cough, sniff] No! What now? I will start by saying, it is NEVER a good time for your kids to get sick! For some reason it always happens before a big trip, family photos,… Continue reading MOMMING Through Sickness and Health
It doesn't matter where you are in your parenting journey- ORGANIZATION is a must! Let me start by saying, I love my Happy Planner- there are affiliate links to recommended products, but I only share and support products that I truly recommend. I talk to so many moms who feel overwhelmed, frustrated, and out of… Continue reading “Happy Planning” Mommy
Get out there and MOM IT UP! Some of you might be wondering- "where in the world did that blog name come from?" (More than likely- not from moms though, am I right?) Keep in mind (parts of speech lesson, coming right up) I am a teacher at heart! Moms are so incredible- I mean,… Continue reading It’s All in the Name
Welcome to my newest venture- a blog about REAL life for REAL moms! Hello! My name is Shannon, and I wear many hats (figuratively speaking ONLY, yikes!). I am teacher turned mom of 2, turned "momtrepreneur"! All of my loves come together here- coaching moms, featuring family moments, and putting a spotlight on hobbies (and… Continue reading The Journey Begins