My Unrealistic Parenting Expectations

While pregnant with my first, I read the basic books like What to Expect When You're Expecting and the Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy. Because of these, I felt prepared and ready to welcome Wildman into the world. (HA) I also had some pretty unrealistic-for-me expectations on how I'd do things once he arrived. I wanted …

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The Dreaded Food Rut

Maybe it's the third trimester slump or maybe it's just a lack of creativity, but I'm in a major food rut. I could scour Pinterest for days, but the thought of spending hours a day cooking 3+ meals is just exhausting. Luckily, family doesn't seem to mind (or maybe they haven't noticed? Wishful thinking)? My toddler …

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