Erin Rawlings

Erin Rawlings

Erin is a former junior high English teacher who thought she’d teach and have babies.  End. Of. Story. Erin is a stay-at-home mom to her six year old daughter and three year old son and lives in Macomb Township with her family. Erin’s journey took an unexpected turn when she began blogging and rediscovered her love for writing while connecting with others. Mommyonthespot.blogspot.com documents all her on-the-spot observations on life and motherhood.

Mothering: A life-long job

Last week I wrote about turning a corner with my daughter in first grade and my son in nursery school.  A friend asked me how I could feel amazing.  Didn’t I have the fear of not being needed anymore? I was taken aback by her question because I never even considered that a possibility.  A … Continue Reading →

La Femme Fashion Show

A few posts ago, I wrote about going to my very first casting call for a fashion show.  I have some super exciting news – I made the cut!  Today, at the La Femme Fashion Show I will make my debut on the runway  (minus that one time as a kid when I walked the … Continue Reading →

Stepping Out

There’s a pattern to my normal Saturday night — it’s predictable and relaxed, which is just the way I like it. I usually catch up on my shows. But this past Saturday was the antithesis of that and it was nice to step away from my normal life for a bit. I had a photo … Continue Reading →