The mom who lost herself…

Steffany Duke, Spit and Sparkles, Mommy burnout, twins plus one, Austin Moms Blog

Laughter filled her house. She heard tiny footsteps pitter-patter down the hall as children played happily together, imagining they were explorers on a hunt for the lost treasure. Her heart swelled with joy at the sounds of their innocence. She was the mother of many happy children, but a sense of sadness lingered over her. […]

The worst day of my parenting life

Spit & Sparkles: Worst Day of My Parenting Life #lockedcar #summer #kidsincar

I never in a million years thought I could make such a dumb mistake, but I did. I locked my two year old twins in the car with my keys and my phone! This happened almost a month ago, and I’ve been too traumatized to write about it. I am horrified and embarrassed that this […]