Category: About Blogging

3rd Quarter 2016 Check In

I’ve just spent the last who knows how long scrolling Facebook and accomplishing nothing. Despite having this post on my to-do list for the past two weeks and having a dozen other post drafts in …

2nd Quarter 2016 Check In

In January I set some big goals for Beyond Mommying in a “make it or break it” moment. The past 6 months haven’t been easy in any way, shape or form (in blogging or life) and …

Read More from Me

I’ve always been realistic about what fits my blog and audience. Not everything I write is a good fit for Beyond Mommying and so I’ve been working really hard this year to find new audiences …

10 Reasons I Hate Blogging

I’ve developed a very strong love/hate relationship with blogging lately and have even considered giving it up completely (but my supportive hubby has urged me to continue). I love sharing my stories and hearing from …

Feeling Like a Failure

Yesterday morning, I was up at 6:07 with the baby (though he did sleep through from 10:30 so I won’t complain about being tired).  I sat down on the couch to feed him and pump …

Words From My Former Self

I’ve had a lot of blogging milestones during my journey on Beyond Mommying. From hitting my 100th, 500th, 1,000th posts to surpassing my first and second blogiversaries.  And now, I’ve reached my THIRD blogiversary! I’m not …