Yes, I use an app to talk to my kids

Yes, I use an app to talk to my kids

Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Just Love the App The excitement was written all over my face. I ran upstairs to get ready for a Facebook Live, and I shared our family’s progress while beaming with pride. We had figured it out! We were going through our...
You think you’re failing. Hang on a minute.

You think you’re failing. Hang on a minute.

(This is a letter to a real mom.) I can’t stop thinking about our conversation. I keep hearing those words: I do all these things, and no one notices. I do all these things, and nothing works. I do all these things, and I feel like a failure. I hear your exhaustion. I...
When the “experts” let you down…

When the “experts” let you down…

The internet is full of solutions, right? Your neighbour is a fountain of advice. There are books on the shelf full of answers. Magazines are full of relevant articles and big confident headlines. Why don’t any of those easy solutions seem to apply to your...
Supermom or Struggling Mom? (How about both?)

Supermom or Struggling Mom? (How about both?)

There are moments when I feel like a “supermom” but if I’m being really honest, I have to admit that sometimes I feel completely defeated. I have a feeling I’m not alone in this. This week, I’m going to be as transparent as possible about my ups and downs, and then...