Post-Adoption blues or depression is just as real as postpartum depression. Do not hesitate to seek a professional counselor or therapist.
Author Archive | Heather
When I listened to Hamilton, I was invigorated with the thought that I can do so much better. And that I will do so much better.
I was snuggled up my kids, reading them the French tale “Stone Soup,” when I realized the story was perfectly depicting my life as an introverted mama.
Our family TRIES to be normal. But there are some days where indecent exposure is more the norm than the exception. This was one of those days.
“I used to be a smart person! Now all it seems I know how to do is zip up zippers and tie shoes!” Here are five ways to fight against “Mom Brain.”
We love taking our children to see the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train. Here is the schedule for all of the stops planned for Minnesota.
Ah, fall. It’s no secret that we love Autumn here at Rochester MN Moms Blog! After all, we love our fall food, going to apple orchards (see our tips for how to find the best apple here!), making apple sauce and apple butter, and going for hikes to view the fall colors. (Here are our […]
Being a “boy mom,” I was somewhat surprised about a few things when my daughter came into our lives. Genuinely flabbergasted.
A 15-year-old girl sat in the driver’s seat of a parked car in a high school parking lot, tears running down her face. Her voice was angry, her face flushed. Her mother was doing her best to remain calm. “You need to learn to drive. How are you going to be a functioning adult if […]
Backpacks are flying down the stairs, shoes are absolutely nowhere to be found, the bus is screeching to a halt around the corner…. And you haven’t had coffee. There are priorities here, kids. Weekday mornings can be brutal. Here is my easiest breakfast (or lunch for littles) for those days when life is just rough. […]