A WOMAN SHATTERED (PART TWO)

By the time she realized what was wrong, she was already in the depths of it. She was living her own personal hell. What started out as attempt to keep her daughter safe had spiraled into an agonizing … [Continue reading]

THE IMPORTANCE OF A SCHEDULE (AND HOW TOM BRADY AND ELI MANNING RUINED MINE)

 I learned quickly when the diva was a newborn that a schedule is important for babies  – one of the easiest ways to ward off temper tantrums and fussing. And I had it all figured out. Meals, snacks, … [Continue reading]

A WOMAN SHATTERED (PART 1)

She sat in the physician’s office, crying uncontrollably, unable to speak. She wanted to explain to him how small her world had become. To tell him that she was barely functioning. She’d open her … [Continue reading]

OOPS, I DID IT AGAIN: The Importance of Rear-Facing Car Seats

Who remembers riding in the back of a pickup truck or sitting on their dad's lap while he let's you "drive" without even so much as a seat belt on? Of course you have. We all did it. I'm not going to … [Continue reading]

Valentine’s Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Recipe

Is there any meal more comforting on a cold winter day than grilled cheese and tomato soup? Warm up your family's hearts this Valentine's Day with some grilled Mozelle sandwiches and creamy homemade … [Continue reading]

SANITY SAVERS: BEST MONEY-SAVING APPS (PART TWO)

As promised, today I’m sharing part two of the best money saving apps (the first two money saving apps can be seen here). If you downloaded  the previous apps (or these), let me know what you think … [Continue reading]

PAPA DON’T PREACH: 6,047 DAYS

Momma and I differ widely on our hopes for the little one’s growth rate. Like most mom’s, she celebrates each milestone happily, but also with a frown followed by “She’s growing up so fast.” I, on the … [Continue reading]

A THOUSAND WORDS

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AND THE WINNER IS…

After 2 ½ weeks, 11 posts and 66 comments,  Motherhood on the Rocks has had more than 1,000 views and was recently named Cheap Sally’s Blog of the Week. I'd like to thank everyone for their support, … [Continue reading]

IT’S COMING…

February 2, marks the 127th annual Groundhog Day. In case you've been living under a rock your entire life, Groundhog Day is when the world famous Punxsutawney Phil (that's him above), gets yanked out … [Continue reading]