* This post contains affiliate links, which means I get a small throw back if you make a purchase though the link * I’m a hater of “stuff.” I hate clutter and big bulky things that just lay around and take up space. I also had a baby. Those two things do not always go together. There are major marketing campaigns designed to…… Continue reading What you really need to survive infancy
I finally broke down and bought the Wonder Weeks App. Anything to help me understand why my daughter cries all. the. fucking. time. Low and behold – she was going into a new leap. A leap that is said to last for FIVE WEEKS. Insert face into palm. If you aren’t familiar with Wonder Weeks…… Continue reading Leap this! *Flips the bird*
Okay, bloggers – it’s truth time. This is hard. Hard doesn’t even begin to describe the feeling of loss, frustration, joy, anger, love, and hate that motherhood has thrown at me in the last three and a half months. I knew it would be hard. But I did not know that it would be this…… Continue reading Truth Time
Touched out. What is that? No one EVER talked about this! I have friends and family that have children. They told me about all the wonderful moments and some of the not so wonderful. Hemorrhoids anyone? But being touched out? Nope. Not once. I didn’t learn about being touched out until I came across a…… Continue reading No touchy, touchy.
I dance in my living room at 4am. In my underwear. Little in her Baby Bjorn (did you know that Bjorn means bear? So the carrier is literally baby bear. Which is, in my opinion so much cuter). But I digress. Back to the dancing. My darling Little does not like sleep. I’m not sure…… Continue reading Bob Marley
Not good enough. Not strong enough. Not “motherly” enough. I am Inadequate. I haven’t the patience (or perhaps it’s the sleep I’m lacking) to mother my little the way I want to. The way I need to. The way I’m “supposed” to. Thank all that is good and holy for my husband. He saves me…… Continue reading Inadequate
Welcome to so-sew mommy. As you may have guessed I’m a mom and I sew…sometimes. But I also often feel like I’m am a very mediocre mom, ya know – just so-so. I created this space as a way to share my journey into motherhood – the good, the bad, the ugly, and the creative.…… Continue reading So-Sew Mommy