What is MamasMomentum?

What is MamasMomentum?

MamasMomentum is me, transforming energy.   I have spent the past thirty years fighting to thrive in a world where living with the trauma from my mother’s murder has been a story that haunts me and has kept me small.   The trauma became too great a weight for me to...
Holy crap! We potty trained in three days!

Holy crap! We potty trained in three days!

It’s so hard for me to believe that three weeks ago my daughter had her last day in diapers.  It is even harder to believe that in these past three weeks, she’s only had five- that’s right, only FIVE accidents TOTAL.  The reaction most moms give me – Say What?...
4 Life Lessons From Coaching Hurdles

4 Life Lessons From Coaching Hurdles

It seems like another lifetime ago, but once upon a time, in the early 2000’s – I coached Varsity track.  I was the hurdle coach and I can say with confidence that the lessons I learned went far beyond my coaching skills!  My first year coaching, I was...
One more benefit of cloth diapers – a tight ass

One more benefit of cloth diapers – a tight ass

Before having a child, the idea of cloth diapers gave me visions of a patchouli-scented, dread-lock sporting, braless, hairy-pitted mama – hunched over a dirty toilet, rinsing out her ‘crunchy’ baby’s dirty diapers – and that wasn’t for me. Yet here I am...
30 years of First Days of School

30 years of First Days of School

Today marks exactly 30 years since I began 5-year-old Kindergarten as a four-year-old. Since my parents were divorced and I was attending school where my mom lived, my unbelievably loving and thoughtful father presented me with this necklace. On the front –...