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Let the Panic Begin

I sat, clicking the pen over and over until the clicks blended into one another and became a distant hum to my thoughts. What would I do now? I had cleaned the kitchen, done laundry, cleaned the bedrooms, and written in my journal. My daughter was sleeping and showed no signs of waking up. Sigh….

Happy Easter

Happy Easter, friends! We’re preparing for a busy weekend here. Hope you have a great holiday. Enjoy your weekend. Related Posts:The Magic of EasterchristmasBunnies, Jesus, and Food Poisoning A1 Christmas

The Author is You

I’m in a good place right now. I had a lot of support and encouragement when I was at my worst. But, I will never forget the pain of PPD and Bipolar, the confusion brought on by suicidal ideation, the release you feel when you make a plan, the sadness and loneliness of depression, or…

16 Year Old Self

Dear 16 year old self, You know me; very well, we share the same face, skin, eyes, body… Oh that body. Wouldn’t you love to have a different one? Well, appreciate the one you have now. You are gorgeous and don’t see how beautiful you really are. Weight? No. Stand tall, find clothes that flatter…

The Girl is 4

What do you want for your birthday? “A bike, another bike, a bear, a big bear, a giraffe, a huge one, and everything.” For my daughter’s 4th birthday we are celebrating with a bowling party. There will be bumper pads, bowling shoes, children, cake, presents, and most likely some sort of foot fungus. A far cry…

Netflix Giveaway

Rainy days in our house mean Netflix marathons! We find a show we like and watch it until we know all of the words. Luckily for us Netflix has just come out with new episodes of Turbo Fast so that we can begin to memorize a whole new round of programs. This swift snail and…

These Pants are Supposed to be Tight

My friend Kim honoured me with a Liebster award. *takes bow, nods at crowd In order to accept I had to answer some questions… I know you all love learning more about me Yes you do. Yes, you do. 1. Are you that guy in your neighborhood who feeds the wildlife? If by wildlife you…

Things I’ve said this Week

Ohhh, the things I say in a week.. looking back I really shake my head. “Please stop kicking my vagina.” “No, we do not put blankets over the cat’s face.” “I’ve asked you before not to lick the garbage can.” “Oral hygiene is great but you do not need to brush your teeth four times…

Giveaway Bin

The box was filled to the top and overflowing with bright pinks and white’s, stripes and polk-a-dots, and ruffle bums. Tiny shoes that I couldn’t believe ever fit her feet, bloomers that were missing their counterparts, and dresses that would be shirts on her now. I started going through it days ago but had to…