There are cracker crumbs on the floor right now. We've been wearing yoga pants most of the week, and don't even get us started on how much dry shampoo is in our hair. But you know what? This week, we're celebrating the moms who keep it real like we do. The ones who remember that it's the little moments that make us so lucky (like this mama!). To us, those are the wins that matter anyway.



PS. Can we get a πŸ™Œ for Megan Markle keeping it royally real? Plus, we're digging this budget friendly way to dress our kids.


Just about all of us had set assumptions about raising kids before we became parents ourselves. Some of these ideas might have been based on our own ideas of how we would absolutely do things differently than everyone else. Others, we believed what everyone else told us would happen would apply to our littles, too. But, that's not always the case, mama.

Below are six of the biggest lies I believed before having kidsβ€”and the reality of what actually happened for me.

1. Put your baby down drowsy, but awake

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