About Mommy.Adventures

Veronica has been happily married to Brent for over 7 years. Together they have two girls, Olivia, 4, Georgia, 2, and Raquel (Rocky) 10 months. As a stay-at-home mom, her life revolves around her children, friends, playgroups, and family. Prior to becoming a mom, Veronica worked in Education at a private high school in Santa Rosa, and in Marin helping low-income, and first generation high school students gain access to college.

The Fall Guy

There is nobody like mama. Period. With all girls it has been interesting to see their affection shift from time to time depending on their mood. But mostly, when push comes to shove, no body can bring comfort like mama. I am going to milk this phenomenon for as long [...]

By | October 14th, 2011|2 Comments

Mrs. Nice Guy

Over the past several weeks a few of my friends have commented on how patient I am with my children. Each time I have heard this I am beyond shocked. I think it is because I don’t always feel like I have the patience inside that I would like to. [...]

By | October 8th, 2011|0 Comments

Mama Bear

There isn’t anything I wouldn’t do for my children. But that doesn’t make me special because I really don’t know too many mothers who don’t feel the same way about their own children. We go to such great lengths, some greater than others, to have children in the first place. [...]

By | October 1st, 2011|0 Comments

It’s A…

It was Monday, September 19th. Finally the day had arrived to find out the gender of Baby Blaustein #4. I was dying of curiosity, especially after having a dream that it was a baby boy. I just had to know if I was right or if I had been lead [...]

By | September 20th, 2011|8 Comments

Belly Pains

I love my body when I’m pregnant. I love that my bras are full and my belly gets round. I love the feeling of the life growing inside me, kicking me whenever he or she can as if to say “hello mama”. This baby, like all of my babies seems [...]

By | September 16th, 2011|0 Comments

Four Is The New Three

I going to be honest and say that I am really starting to enjoy telling people that I am expecting my fourth baby. When they ask me if this is my first pregnancy, I love telling them the ages of my other girls too (almost 5, 3, and 17 months). [...]

By | September 10th, 2011|1 Comment

40 Winks

For a pregnant mom of three the words that really turn me on these days are as follows: 40 winks, nap, snooze, shut-eye, catnap, catch some z's, nod, pause, rest, respite, shuteye, drop off, relax, siesta, conk out, hibernate, hit the hay, retire, and anything that has to do with [...]

By | September 4th, 2011|0 Comments

School Dazed

This week we got Olivia’s kindergarten pictures back. Olivia is an adorable girl but why am I not surprised that her school pictures did not turn out quite as good as I had hoped? I must say I am not a fan of school pictures. I don’t like that they [...]

By | August 28th, 2011|0 Comments

Deepest Darkest Secrets

My sister-in-law sent me a link to this article she saw on MSNBC last week discussing the deepest darkest secrets from mothers who were confessing the thoughts they have had either about being a mother or about their children. She thought I would enjoy it because of my blog and [...]

By | August 18th, 2011|3 Comments

I Wish I Had Known Him

For those of you reading this who do not live in Petaluma and are unaware, our community was hit with a pretty big loss this week. A young man by the name of Danny Cox, was killed when his car veered off the road and hit a tree. Danny was [...]

By | August 11th, 2011|1 Comment