When Mother’s Day Isn’t Perfect

Mother’s Day Isn’t Perfect. We shouldn’t expect Mother’s Day to be perfect because motherhood isn’t perfect. Define, celebrate and reflect on motherhood in your own way.


Mother's Day Isn't Perfect When Mother’s Day Isn’t Perfect Alice Seuffert Mother and Children on a Lake

I waited impatiently for the light to blink and indicate the street was safe to cross. Late for a meeting, my mind was clouded and I just wanted to move fast. Forced into patience, I almost missed them. I watched as she wheeled her son up on the sidewalk next to me. The mother took the free moment to wipe her son’s mouth with a cloth and make sure he was comfortable. She was on her way to advocate at the state legislature with her adult child.

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Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs

A simple recipe for making Instant Pot hard boiled eggs. It’s an easy way to make big batches of hard boiled eggs and help with meal planning. This easy recipe makes delicious hard boiled eggs perfect for breakfast, lunch or to use in your favorite Egg Salad or Deviled Egg recipes. This Instant Pot Hard … Continue reading

Losing Me in Motherhood

I was losing me in motherhood. Stranded in motherhood by the monotony of laundry, carpool logistics, and meal planning. Stuck in picking up the toys, refereeing sibling fights and begging them to put on their shoes. Mom. Mom. Mom. I wanted to change my name. I wanted time alone. I was at the point where … Continue reading

Caribou Coffee Holiday Drinks Topped By You

The 2016 Caribou Coffee holiday drinks are topped by you! Pick your favorite coffee, whip and topping! Try my favorite, the Cozy Candy Cane Hazelnut Mocha. I’ve partnered with Caribou Coffee to share this post. Thank you for supporting the organizations, companies, people and events that I choose to work with, sponsored content grows my blog … Continue reading

Bourbon Cider Cocktail

This Hot Bourbon Cider Cocktail recipe made with apple cider and Cointreau is the perfect drink for a cozy night or the holidays. This is a sponsored post and contains affiliate links. Thank you for supporting the organizations, companies, people and events that I choose to work with, sponsored content grows my blog and supports my family.