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Caroline Murray

Caroline is a freelance writer, wife, and mama to two young children and one sweet baby. She's been featured on ScaryMommy, Her View From Home, TODAY Parents, & others. She loves everything country and tries not to take anything too seriously. You can see more of her at www.the-othermom.com or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/agratefulheart2.

Every Day Is The Same And I’m Over It.

I am over it. I’m sooooooooo over it. I’m over the kids being home all day, every day. I’m over this work from home thing that means...

You Have To Be the Village You Want to Join

There’s been a lot of talk lately about the “village.” Women looking for a village. Mothers thinking it would be easier to have a tribe of...

Dear Child Of Mine – You Teach Me So Much

Dear Child of Mine, I didn’t know it at first, but I had a lot to learn about what being a mother meant. I thought...

Being A Boy Mom Transforms You

Boys have always been a little bit of a mystery to me. I grew up with two brothers so I had a pretty good...

The Third Baby Is By Far The Easiest

We just had our third child after an almost six year gap, and the questions that I get all the time from people are...

To The Sister-In-Law Who Is Also A Best Friend

I won the lottery when you married my brother. I was happy for you at the time. I was a bridesmaid in your wedding...

Here’s Why Every Kid’s Birthday Party Invite Should Come With A Gift Registry

I wish we could make registries for birthday parties. There I said it.  Every kid’s birthday party invitation should come with a gift registry attached.  Let’s...

Having Two Kids Under Two Felt Impossible Some Days, But We Survived.

Those were the hardest years of my life. I look back at pictures and I see me smiling with two really cute kids, but I know that behind that smile was a woman on the edge.