Happy Birthday Blog!

Has it really been a whole year since I started this blog?? Has it only been a year?? ha! It’s true though! This precious space of the internet is one year old today! Thank you for being here to celebrate with me!!!! I remember sitting in my car in a shopping center parking lot one year ago and nervously pushing publish on my social media post telling the world about my blog. It felt much like giving birth. Wonder and excitement at this new thing, but also fear and concern if I could keep it alive. But God.

Read More

Introverted Mama Does a Girls' Night

We all know just how refreshing a Girls’ Night can be for women, especially mamas! Getting a little fancy, even if it just means a t-shirt sans spit up or crusty stuff, and putting on some lipstick can make us feel human once again!  The struggle for introvert mamas is real in this scenario! While we love, and need, social interaction because motherhood can be isolating, we also crave quiet time and spaces to recharge. The balance is tricky…

Read More

Introverted Mama Goes On Vacation

Vacations sound lovely, and they are quite lovely unless you’re an introverted mama. The memories are beautiful, but the work required to prep, function, and recover from a vacation is a lot of work for any mama. Add to all that work the consistency of social interaction, noise, and often no real place to escape and vacations are exhausting to an introverted mama…

Read More

Introverted Mama Goes To A Playdate

A common misconception of introverts is that we are shy, reserved, or don’t want friendships. Complete lies. We like people and we can be loud, but interacting with people comes at a a price. While extroverts, even the quiet ones, recharge best around people and the frenzy of groups introverts are drained by others. We recharge away from people and noise. This is totally fine…until you are a young mom who needs sanity. Observe…

Read More