About Ponytails and Princesses

Elizabeth puts her three degrees to good use as a stay-at-home mom (or this is the lie she tells herself). She has two daughters who make her smile and laugh daily (“daily” = “on the good days”). She also shares her maternal love with her French Bulldog, who doesn’t differ too much from the kids (except definitely more drool). She always tries to keep a sense of humor about the triumphs and trials of motherhood and is not above poking a little fun at herself (and, yes, at her precious littles, too). After years of hearing people say things like, “You really should write all this down in a book or something,” she’s finally taken this advice and entered the blogging world (and thinks the word “blog” is just really fun to say).

Kids Are Never Satisfied

By |May 18th, 2017|

I’ve come to the realization that children never are fully satisfied.
They always want more.  More candy, more toys, more allowance.  More, more, more.   Or they want something different than what […]

The Weight of the World on Tiny Shoulders

By |May 15th, 2017|

As parents, we often try to make childhood magical for our little ones, presenting the world around us as a nearly flawless wonderland.
We edit out most of the problems.  And, […]