Breastfeeding Box Ideas: Nursing a newborn while caring for a clingy toddler.

When I was preparing for my second child, I already knew breastfeeding was going to be a daunting task because my toddler is not yet at a stage of independent play. At 22 months old, his favorite toy is me. In my hair, crawling on my back, feet in my face...All. About. Mommy. All. The. … Continue reading Breastfeeding Box Ideas: Nursing a newborn while caring for a clingy toddler.

Can I go back to school with small children? Of course you can!

I had been thinking about going to graduate school for a long time, but never actually DID it. Then I found out I was pregnant again in January, and immediately applied to every online graduate counseling program in Texas....which turned out to be two. But ONE of those two let me start in the spring!  … Continue reading Can I go back to school with small children? Of course you can!

Every new beginning comes from some other beginnings end: Goodbye for now, VIPKID.

Love that song. Love VIPKID. Love teaching online. Really, it is an AMAZING job. VIPKID helped save me during one of the most financially difficult times in my life, but now, after two wonderful years, it is time to say goodbye. With the arrival of my new son, it is just not feasible at this … Continue reading Every new beginning comes from some other beginnings end: Goodbye for now, VIPKID.