First lesson: no matter the circumstances (you can literally be staring at your sleeping child on a monitor), you will most likely hear a crying baby while you're showering. If whipping open the shower curtain to get a better listen burned many calories, I'd be 90lbs by now. I can't believe we are 6, almost… Continue reading I’m 7ish Months Into Parenting – Here’s What I’ve Learned
In a world where working hard is romanticized, it was challenging for me to work from home. Slowing down, being comfortable, and still being efficient seems oxymoronic. But it isn't.
Motherhood is hard. It is so rewarding and such an overwhelming feeling of love, but it is hard and we shouldn't stop reminding ourselves how awesome we are for doing the most difficult job in the world! I also think it's important to note that we are all crushing the mom game. I know moms… Continue reading I Had to Give Up on My Breastfeeding Journey
Am I the only one who completely put off doing their baby registry? I knew nothing about newborn care and didn't know what I would definitely need and what was just a money grab. It was all so overwhelming especially when I had just grasped the concept that I was really going to be a… Continue reading First Time Momma Must-Haves
If you've been here since the beginning of my page and blog, you may have noticed things look a little different. I hate change. I am a person who seeks comfort, and once I've found it, I stay put. But to be honest, things have changed with my tumor so, it's time this space follows… Continue reading Why Things Look a Little Different
The house is quiet. It's probably the first time since Oliver was born that we are all home but the only sounds are me typing, the dog snoring and the TV on low. That's about as quiet as it's going to get and I'm very content with it. I am returning back to work on… Continue reading Manifesting My Mondays Away
Wow. I cannot even say how good it feels to be back at my lap top writing. I'm not sure if it's writing that is making me feel so good, or, being able to finally balance an infant to the point where I have a few moments to do something for myself that is beyond… Continue reading The Trenches of Parenthood
First time pregnancy, with a tumor, during a pandemic - sounds a bit like a horror movie, doesn't it? For me, it actually isn't a nightmare but a dream. Hear me out. I totally understand there are women who are pregnant during this crazy time and would have much preferred a more normal situation. I… Continue reading Pandemic Pregnancy: Why I Feel Lucky