Unspoken Rules of Motherhood

Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The Sports

The on-going list of Unspoken Rules of Motherhood pertaining to The Sports. These are things I have learned, noticed or have been told. Some are serious, some are just for fun - you be the judge! Check back regularly to see what I've added. *Note 1: this list does not only pertain to minor hockey,… Continue reading Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The Sports

Unspoken Rules of Motherhood

Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The Parenting

The on-going list of Unspoken Rules of Motherhood pertaining to The Parenting. These are things I have learned, noticed or have been told. Some are serious, some are just for fun - you be the judge! Check back regularly to see what I've added.   #1: Thou shall not judge other parents. Everyone parents differently,… Continue reading Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The Parenting

Letters

Dear Daughter

Dear Daughter, I was sixteen when I found out I was pregnant with you. I was terrified, nervous and to be honest – a little ashamed. I was not ashamed because of you, I was ashamed because I was only sixteen and felt like I was an embarrassment to my family. The almost nine months… Continue reading Dear Daughter

Letters

Dear Employers, Hire the Mom

**This post is in no way meant to shame working mothers. It is meant to give the moms - who have been at home with the kids for far too long - a voice. Too many times the stay at home mom is overlooked and passed over. If you are a working mom and feel… Continue reading Dear Employers, Hire the Mom

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Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The Self-Care

The on-going list of Unspoken Rules of Motherhood pertaining to the Self-Care. These are things I have learned, noticed or have been told. Some are serious, some are just for fun - you be the judge! Check back regularly to see what I've added.   #1: Thou shall understand Thy does not need it all:… Continue reading Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The Self-Care

Mom-Life Lessons

Mom-Life Lesson #6: Never Give Up

    When I found out I was pregnant with my first child I was sixteen years old. Living in a small town with a lot of narrow minded people made it very difficult to finish my grade ten year. I tried, I tried very hard. I kept attending school – showing up to more… Continue reading Mom-Life Lesson #6: Never Give Up

Unspoken Rules of Motherhood

Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: For the Dads

This list is for the dads! These are things I have learned, noticed or have been told. Some are serious, some are just for fun - you be the judge! Check back regularly to see what I've added. #1: Thy shall NEVER buy appliances as birthday gifts for mom: Maybe she likes cleaning, maybe she… Continue reading Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: For the Dads

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Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The Daily Life

The on-going list of Unspoken Rules of Motherhood pertaining to the Daily Life of a Mom. These are things I have learned, noticed or have been told. Some are serious, some are just for fun - you be the judge! Check back regularly to see what I've added. #1: Thou shall wake up early: sip… Continue reading Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The Daily Life

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Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The School

The on-going list of Unspoken Rules of Motherhood pertaining to the School. These are things I have learned, noticed or have been told. Some are serious, some are just for fun - you be the judge! Check back regularly to see what I've added. #1: Thou shall show up on time: Don't be that parent… Continue reading Unspoken Rules of Motherhood: The School