societal pressure on moms

Society’s Pressure to be the Perfect Mom (Part 2)

The pressure on moms is stronger than ever! They are expected to do it all while living a picture-perfect life! Some things that bother me about being a woman in this judgmental world we live in, and more specifically being a mother, are the expectations set before me on a daily basis, whether it’s from friends, …

Societal Pressure to be perfect moms

Society’s Pressure to be the Perfect Mom (Part 1)

The pressure on moms is stronger than ever! They are expected to do it all while living a picture-perfect life! If you’ve been pregnant before, or you’re a mom, you’ve definitely experienced societal pressure by now. Whether it’s loosing the baby weight at the speed of light after you deliver, breastfeeding your child or formula feeding …

Travelling without kids

Why a Couple’s Trip shouldn’t be a Guilt Trip

Traveling and leaving your kid at home can be very stressful on both parents, even if you’ve done it before. As rewarding and beautiful as it is to have a baby, it is also very challenging, and sometimes you both just need a break.Because let’s be honest: all relationships need sacrifice, effort and time, but where …

Food Expiration dates

Food Expiration Dates Explained

Food Expiration Dates can be very confusing.  Although they might sound similar, “use-by,” “sell-by,” and “best-before” dates actually mean three different things when it comes to food safety. So let me break down the most popular food expiration date terms, and the common food safety indicators you should always look for when in doubt.

Best phone apps while pregnant

Best Phone Apps to Download When You’re Pregnant

Congratulations on your pregnancy! You must be ecstatic and excited to see your little one already. However, I’m pretty sure you’ve been having anxiety and asking yourself daily questions about this new being living inside of you! This is why I have gathered the best pregnancy applications to date, and summed up an informative description …

Self Care

5 Ways to Take Care of Yourself To Be a Happier Mom

Whether you are a stay-at-home or a working mom, taking care of your kid is one of the most challenging duties ever! We’re always exhausted trying to manage the endless calls of motherhood and we tend to forget about what WE NEED. We feel like our household cannot function without us, and we sometimes feel …