HOW TO KILL IT: A GUIDE

We believe that there is room for ALL of us to succeed; which is why we decided to talk to a few women we know who are KILLING IT at the work-from-home-mom game (even though as this post demonstrates, it ain’t always roses and rainbows) and ask them what advice they’d give to a group…

SOLID(S) ADVICE

We get a lot of recurring questions on our Rebel Mama community (cause you know, we only talk about sleep regressions, eating habits, and stool consistency) – and the one hot topic that always come up is SOLIDS. As in “What the f*ck do I start with, and where the hell do I get ideas…

KNOCK KNOCK! THE UBER OF MASSAGES IS HERE.

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of pulling my back due to a walk back from the park that involved carrying my not-so-feather-light 2 year old on my shoulders for an entire four blocks (because you know, screw walking home from the park right now mom). I must have motioned the wrong way,…

SHE’S THE ONE: FINDING YOUR REBEL MAMA SOULMATE

It’s not easy to find your soul mate, hence the million different apps aiding people on the quest to do just that.  However, no one talks about the importance of finding a Mama Soul Mate – and these are the mates we as mothers need most! Now, if you have one – FANTASTIC, you’re one lucky…

AN OPEN LETTER TO MY 13-YEAR-OLD SELF

Dear 13-year-old me, Being a teenager is hard – harder than most adults like to admit.  You’re somehow expected to figure out who you are, all the while enduring an onslaught of hormones, social/academic pressures, and the imminent threat of acne. Your teachers, parents and loved ones all mean well, and they’re genuinely trying their…

SUCK IT UP, KID: Amazing Smoothies for Picky Buggars

As a parent, nothing makes you reconsider your decision to procreate more than having a meal you’ve carefully and lovingly prepared whipped to the floor by a picky toddler or flat out refused by a stubborn pre-schooler. “What is your problem, child? Do you know how delicious this is? Do you know how long it…

SIMPLE AND STYLISH: The only baby gear I allowed through my front door.

I hate baby stuff.  I mean, I REALLY hate baby stuff.  It’s tacky, it’s bulky, and it all too often comes in hideous patterns or generic pastels…. No thank you. With this in mind, when I started acquiring things for my little guy, I did some serious research, found the most aesthetically appealing items (and…

HOW TO SUCK LESS AT LIFE

Lately I’ve been observing people on their respective journeys through life. The good news is that some of you really seem to get it! You’re happy, healthy, well informed, interesting, non-judgemental – an all-round pleasure to be around. Bravo to you, indeed! The rest of you, however, are kinda fucking up. Being the observant little…

The Best Advice Isn’t Always Easy to Take

I thought I’d share with you some of the best advice I’ve ever gotten – in no particular order. Most of it I took reluctantly and now that I look back, my God am I glad to did! The one time I chose to disregard a piece of sound advice, it resulted in the above…