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There are all types of moms, with all types of lives, and all types of problems. People try to paint a picture of perfection online, but people are imperfect and that's our beauty. There is no perfect mom, and I was sick of feeling like I didn't fit. I decided to bare it all: stretch marks, addiction, HG, eating disorders, and the occasional cursing. At the end of the day I am just me, this is Diary of a Real Mom.

Alanna

Best Black Friday Deals for Kids and Family!

November 26, 2019 Alanna 2 min read No Comments

Here is the best stuff I have picked out by deal and price as the best gifts for Christmas to buy on Black Friday (and Thursday) for 2019. Check out…

Why Being a Mom is Worth over $160,000 a Year, IF We Were Paid.

November 25, 2019 Alanna 2 min read No Comments

How much is a stay at home mom worth IF they were paid for everything they do? Salary.com, a website that determines salary for multiple jobs and positions, used their…

13 Realistic Tips for Making More Time for the Time Crunched Mom.

November 22, 2019 Alanna 5 min read No Comments

I know finding time as a mom is just probably the most impossible thing ever. It doesn’t even matter if we think we have some time, it is all an…

Is Laughlin Good for a Family Trip? My Experience Taking My Family.

November 20, 2019 Alanna 7 min read No Comments

So my in-laws have gone to Laughlin many times and so because of that reason they recieved some promotional free rooms. It had been awhile since our last family vacation…

21 Epic Tips to Make This the Easiest Thanksgiving You Will Ever Host.

November 19, 2019 Alanna 7 min read 4 Comments

Halloween is over. Christmas is almost here. And Thanksgiving is right between the two. I use to love the holidays a lot more before I became a mom of 2…

What Are the Different Colors of the Baby Poop Rainbow and What Does Each Color Mean for Your Baby’s Health?.

November 12, 2019 Alanna 3 min read No Comments

Poop, poop the magical fruit the more you eat the more you toot, wait… that’s not how that goes. Your baby’s poop can show a lot about what is going…

20 Burning Questions All New Parents Ask, Answered Now by a Mom.

November 7, 2019 Alanna 12 min read 2 Comments

1. Do I have to breastfeed for an entire year? Breastfeeding for 12 months, and exclusively for 6 months is what the Academy for Pediatrics recommends. In the beginning it…

Everything Car Seats: Rear Facing, Escaping, Toys and More.

November 4, 2019 Alanna 8 min read No Comments

If you are only looking for a specific category click below. Rear-Facing Escaping Car Seat Covers Head Supports Car Seat Toys If you continue reading you agree to my disclaimer…

About Me

About Me

Alanna

Mom of 2 from Arizona. I live with my girls, fiance, 2 dogs and 1 cat. I have struggled with addiction and now get high on life and motherhood. I'm a crude, rude, crass, lass and see things very different than most. Read More

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Blog News

1/3/2020 - Happy New Year everyone! New Year, new fun! Check out my new online shop, The Shop (Only a Mother Could Love).

12/28/2019 - Welcome, my first guest poster Anita Fernandez.

12/18/2019 - Continuing work on my memoir.

12/9/2019 - Mothers 4 Recovery has been approved for 501(c)3 status!

11/14/2019 - Working on my non-profit, Mothers 4 Recovery, which helps mothers with detox and childcare while they are in recovery services.

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