Motherhood · Quarantine/COVID-19/Coronavirus

As I Watched My Daughter Play In The Snow

As I watched my daughter play in the snow these last couple of days, I forgot reality for a little bit. Life felt normal as if the pandemic NEVER happened and everything stayed the same. I watched her slide down the little hill by our house in her pool tub at our house. My daughter… Continue reading As I Watched My Daughter Play In The Snow

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Wake Me Up When October Ends During The Pandemic

As October starts, I can't help myself from thinking about what if my mom was alive. October has always been my favorite month but the last almost 6 years brought on a roller coaster of emotions. Luckily as my daughter gets older, the pain of my mom’s death anniversary disappears in the air. She loves… Continue reading Wake Me Up When October Ends During The Pandemic

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The Light Is Starting to Shine Through The Pandemic

This is our life now.This is how mommy and you have to shop.This is how mommy and you stay safe. I never thought you would have to live in a world were masks are required in public.Life doesn’t always go as planned though from time to time. I’m so proud of you for listening to… Continue reading The Light Is Starting to Shine Through The Pandemic

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A Letter To My Daughter: Losing Her Front Teeth During The Pandemic

Dear Princess, You look so adorable with her two front teeth missing. You’re growing up so fast. I just can’t believe how many teeth you lost now. I’m not surprised though because you got your baby teeth starting growing at 4 months. I guess I just don’t want you to grow up. I can’t help… Continue reading A Letter To My Daughter: Losing Her Front Teeth During The Pandemic

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My Daughter’s Emotional Letter to The Tooth Fairy

Kids shouldn’t be feeling like this. A five year old shouldn’t know what this kind of sadness. She’s feeling emotions that I’m not sure how to explain in a way she will understand. She’s breaking my heart hearing her say things like this. I’m feeling bad for social distancing her from people at times. I… Continue reading My Daughter’s Emotional Letter to The Tooth Fairy

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A Letter to My Mom And Myself On Mother’s Day

My heart feels heavy today. I miss you so much, mom. I wish I didn’t have to be motherless on Mother’s Day. The pain is unreal. I hate seeing all the Mother’s Day posts popping up on my newsfeed. I’m feeling jealous of everyone with a mom still alive. I thought writing a special post… Continue reading A Letter to My Mom And Myself On Mother’s Day

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How The Coronavirus Pandemic Is Affecting My Daughter’s Life

Coronavirus took over New Jersey and hit us hard. Our lives have never been the same since then because so much has changed. I’m trying to explain to a five year old what’s going on when the truth is that I don’t even know. The Coronavirus is seriously so confusing to explain when so many… Continue reading How The Coronavirus Pandemic Is Affecting My Daughter’s Life

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Why I Enjoy Having An Early Bedtime For My Daughter

Bedtime is one of these things parents always disagree on. Some parents believe bedtime isn't a big deal. Other parents are strict on when their kids go to bed. Can you guess which parent I am? As my title states, my daughter has an early bedtime. I believe it's important for my daughter and me… Continue reading Why I Enjoy Having An Early Bedtime For My Daughter

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My Daughter’s First Day of School EVER

My daughter started school yesterday. She loved every moment of it. When she came home she couldn't stop talking. She also loved taking the bus but she said that feeling all the bumps and holes was annoying. She also made some friends already. My daughter's first day of school day EVER was a success. My… Continue reading My Daughter’s First Day of School EVER