mollynagelli

mollynagelli
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Molly is a married 40yo Stay-at-Home mom to her growing garden of three girls aged 6,4, and turning 3. Molly is passionate about maternal mental wellness and practices Dialectical Behavioral Therapy to help keep her mind balanced. She enjoys experimenting in her kitchen with many flavors and binge watching shows on Hulu and Netflix after the girls go to bed.

Intermittent Fasting: Breaking the Cycle of Overeating

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DISCLAIMER: The following post outlines the writer's personal experience with intermittent fasting. It is not intended to act as medical advice. As always, please consult your doctor before considering any new diet...

Celebrating Indian Independence Day 2020

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August 15 is the 73rd anniversary of India’s liberation from British rule. The metro Detroit area has a relatively large minority population of Indian immigrants who celebrate Indian Independence Day, similar to how...

Pentwater: Detroit Moms’ Favorite Michigan Vacation Spots

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A Michigan resident all my life, I grew up going camping around the state. Outdoor camping is social distancing friendly– it encourages seclusion and isolating your family unit in the outdoors. Whether...

An Irish Mom’s Guide to Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in Metro Detroit

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Growing up Irish in Metro Detroit means being a part of a thriving Irish-American community that celebrates cultural heritage year-round. Every March, the tradition of celebrating St. Patrick’s Day comes around, and over the...

A “Break” from Being Needed

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My husband often wonders what it is that I need a “break” from as a mother of three girls five and under. After thinking about the question, I have finally come up with an...

What Is DBT and How I Use It as a Mother

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I learned to practice Dialectical Behavioral Therapy from social workers at the University of Michigan in the group therapy setting. For five years I attended a group designed to teach pregnant women and new...

Let’s Talk Depression during the Holiday Season

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Holidays during the fall and winter seasons can be stressful, especially for us moms. Mothers carry the bulk of the mental load for their families whether they work outside the home or are a...

Introducing Molly Ann Nagelli…a Livonia Mom

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Introducing yourself is an awkward process. It consists of sharing information about yourself that is personal but not too private.  As a Bipolar individual, I am, by default, prone to over-sharing, and as a...

Mothering with Mental Illness

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I have been a mother for five years now, and I would like to think I am doing a good job. My three children are happy, healthy, and well-adjusted. It hasn't been easy, however....