This thought has run through my head time and time again, sometimes all day. When Malakhai gets older, will he hate me? If you've been following the blog for a while, you know that Khai's dad and I don't have the best relationship. In fact, we don't have a relationship at all. We don't coparent.… Continue reading Will He Hate Me?
So, we didn’t end up going trick or treating because the weather was pretty nasty, however, I did still put his costume on to take pictures. He was the cutest little Dalmatian.
This past Saturday, I took Malakhai to the pumpkin patch and as you can see below, we had a grand ol’ time. He loved touching the pumpkins and pulling up the hay. It was $5 to get in, and they had numerous activities to do such as a hay ride, vendors to eat or buy… Continue reading Old Time Christmas Tree Farm
Today was my first day back to work and I thought it would be a disaster since I’d be leaving Khai for longer than I ever have before. I expected tears, withdrawals, constant fidgeting and lack of focus. I experienced all of that minus the tears. Luckily, I’m still decorating my classroom so my mom… Continue reading Back to work…
Yes, you read that right. I finally took a bath. I haven’t taken a bath since before I was pregnant. I know many of you are probably wondering, “WTF? She doesn’t take baths?!” I know many people who use bath and shower synonymously, however, I’m specifically talking about taking a bath. Ya know, running… Continue reading Confessions of a Single Mom #10: I Finally Took a Bath
I know from the moment I found out I was pregnant that I was going to co-sleep, no if’s, ands, or but’s about it. Due to the fact that I knew I was going to breastfeed, it only made sense. After Boo was first born, we stayed with my mom. He did sleep in his… Continue reading Confessions of a Single Mom #9: Co-sleeping
*Disclaimer: This post is to piggy back off of Confession #4. I can’t stress how important it is is to have single mom friends as a single mom. I used to trip off having single friends because most of my friends are either married or in a relationship, and then there were those who had… Continue reading Confessions of a Single Mom #8: Single Mom Friends
I was listening to the Badass Breastfeeder podcast and they brought up something that I find mind-boggling. People turn their noses up to women breastfeeding in public and are even offended, but it’s okay for women to walk around half naked. Where’s the logic? Women have been asked to cover up, go somewhere private (often… Continue reading Breastfeeding Series: Discrimination and Harrassment