A few things I never thought I’ll do as a mom…..

Before I had J I had some really “cool” ideas about how I would parent my child. I would look at other kids acting...

THANKFUL THURSDAY!!!!

It’s Thankful Thursday!!!! Yayyyyy!!! Being a young (working) mom it’s easy to get sooo caught up and forget to appreciate the Little Big Things –...

Common Misconceptions of the “Working Mom”

Let me start this post by sharing a personal experience ….. I was leaving the office early one day and bumped into a colleague who...

A test of faith…..

In the spirit of being honest here, I thought I should share a personal experience that encouraged and intensified not only my faith but...

Prioritization is not a luxury, it’s a necessity…

Isn't it funny how prioritizing can SEEM so obvious, but somehow we forget to do it? If you follow my snap chat (@oby_o), you’ll see...

A toast to Judgy Mamas

I’ve come to realise that parenting involves and requires a surprisingly vast amount of choices. And different parents have different parenting skills for different...

Mommy Guilt is REAL!!!

Mommy guilt is a real thing!!!! Every mom knows this. It’s that guilt you feel not just about work but about everything; like when your...

Missing Firsts…

When I had to go back to work 2 months after J was born, one of my very many anxieties was “missing firsts”…. First...

Mom.me Time :)

When I was “ young and free” all my time was “me time”; that was my life. Now that I’m a parent, I don’t have...

Struggles of being a working mom…

Yes, I am a "working mom." To complicate matters, I am a lawyer who works full-time and additionally offers freelance legal consultancy services. This...