The confessional

/The confessional

Girl, get a hobby

2019-03-26T11:12:12+00:00March 25th, 2019|

There’s nothing wrong with scrolling Pinterest or watching HBO - but there are personal and professional benefits to having a hobby. Girl, get one!

My daughter has an eating disorder. And it’s my fault.

2019-03-11T21:21:25+00:00March 11th, 2019|

"Even as I look back on how we got here, I’m still in shock on how it all seems like it happened overnight." says CityMom D. "My daughter has an eating disorder. And I feel like it's my fault."

The chaos of motherhood is bliss.

2019-02-26T15:26:05+00:00February 26th, 2019|

The chaos of motherhood is like this, isn’t it? We begin with the best intentions but learn that for our sanity, sometimes something has got to give. #TheConfessional #MomLife

Reflections from an introverted mom

2019-02-20T16:42:20+00:00February 20th, 2019|

I’m telling you now, because no one warned me 6 years ago: Being a mom while also being an introvert is hard! #MomConfession

My father-in-law is dying.

2019-02-19T15:32:13+00:00February 19th, 2019|

My father-in-law is dying. My father-in-law with the kindest eyes and the incredible memory cataloging all of life's moments. My husband's dad. My kids' Opa.

You were someone before you were a mom

2019-01-22T01:05:28+00:00January 22nd, 2019|

So much of my identity now is being a mom to my son... but as the quote reads “You were someone before you were their mom. And that person MATTERS."

Why I say my child’s name {my miscarriage story}

2018-12-06T00:28:08+00:00December 6th, 2018|

I walked out of the bathroom that evening, pregnancy test in hand. Everything seemed to be falling into place for us... Fast forward 4 weeks, the baby was gone.

The busy mom’s guide to surviving the holidays

2018-11-27T13:18:46+00:00November 27th, 2018|

"I think as mothers we have this crazy expectation that we need to do everything {unrealistic!}, and even more so during the busy bustle of the holidays." #truth

Depression and the new me.

2018-11-13T18:14:39+00:00November 13th, 2018|

"People think depression is something you can just snap your fingers at, think positive thoughts and will get better." CityMom Danielle shares her struggle with depression and becoming a 'new me.'