Category: Mommy Stuff

Then & Now: Why I Am a Spoiled Rotten Mommy This Mother’s Day

Posted May 4, 2017 by Niagara Mommy in Mommy Stuff / 3 Comments

I am a spoiled rotten mother, and it’s not even Mother’s Day yet. Don’t get me wrong, I am looking forward to relaxing this Sunday, snuggling up with my kids in the morning, maybe getting some retail therapy in the afternoon. Mother’s Day is about celebrating all the things I do for my kids as their mom and it’s going to be a great day.

 

But as much as I am a kick-ass mom, I really do have it a lot easier than my mother did back in the day. In conversations over the years, my mother and I have touched on some things that have made me think, “Woah lady, you got it made compared to her!”

 

Here are five ways I’ve been spoiled rotten in my motherhood.

Back in the day, moms had it way harder than we do now. Here are 5 ways I'm a spoiled rotten Mommy this Mother's Day

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8 Simple Ways to Cope with Postpartum Depression

Posted March 2, 2017 by Niagara Mommy in Mommy Stuff, Self Care / 4 Comments

Bringing a child into the world is one of the hardest transitions a woman can go through. Being thrown head-first into the late night feeds, the crying, the soothing, the epic diapers, and the sleep deprivation, you’re already hanging by a thread. Add postpartum depression to that mix, and coping with motherhood seems utterly hopeless.

I know. I’ve been where you are and you’re not alone. You can cope.

It is possible to cope with postpartum depression

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