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Papa Posts

Outdated Parenting Advice

Parenting is tough, so it is no wonder that we often turn to those around us, the Internet, and anything else to find a remedy for whatever ailment seems to be possessing our child that day. However it is important to use your parental instincts before implementing recommended advice. Now…

Self-Care

Stressed, Depressed, and “Successful”

The recent suicides of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain have sparked a trend of people posting about their own experience with mental illness and suicide. Some have shared about friends and family who they have lost, and others have shared their own struggles that led to an attempted suicide. I…

Body Image

Aphrodite Never Had A Thigh Gap

All right ladies. It’s that time of year again: the dreaded swim suit season 😱. That’s right. The time of year when you probably feel more insecure than you thought possible. The time of year when you shutter at the idea of obligatory beach bashes and pool parties. Just know, you…

Papa Posts

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Deciding whether to have one of the parents stay at home after the birth of a child can be difficult. There are an abundance of short and long term variables to consider and even after careful consideration the answer may not always be clear. Initially, wifey and I did not…

Marriage

Happy or Right?

All right. So here’s the truth of it. Yev and I had a little “misunderstanding” about who was writing tonight’s article, so here I am, at midnight, typing away at my computer without any plan or prep. And this is exactly how marriage works. It throws us into situations, often…

Self-Care

Infused with Hope

I have been absolutely floored by the kind words I’ve received from my blog readers and Instagram viewers. So much in fact, that I’ve been inspired to reach out to other bloggers whose work resonates with me. I’ve emailed a couple of mom bloggers, and although they did not respond,…

Self-Care

A Night to Myself

I had this really weird experience last night where I encouraged Yev to go see a movie for his own self-care, but I ended up benefiting from some alone time too. I was initially a little concerned about Yev being gone for the nighttime routine. I can obviously do it…

Marriage Special Edition

1st Newsletter!

Oh man 😂. Yev and I spent most of the night working on my Newsletter. We are Tired with a capital T! I am so blessed to have a husband who can help me with these things. I know nothing about templates or text boxes or email blasts. I pretty much…

Marriage

3 Reasons to Fight with Your Husband

Fighting can be done right, wrong, and all shades in between. We are imperfect people, living together, managing each others expectations. We are bound to ruffle feathers and incite rebellion, but how do we handle these situations? Do we use them as an opportunity to enrich our relationships or boost…

Papa Posts

Four Things Every Future Father Should Know

The fear of the unexpected is one of the hardest things about being a new parent. There are books, videos, classes, and fads for every single stage of parenthood, and that’s just the tip of the iceberg. It seems as though there is an infinite amount of knowledge on how…