As a germaphobe, I thought I would be prepared for a pandemic. Going into the chaos of the Winter blues earlier this year to a full-blown pandemic has really been eye opening. I live with something called mysophobia. It’s essentially a fear of germs, like an extreme fear, while others may think my mental illness is silly or annoying, it’s something I battle with everyday and it is real. Some suffer from fibromyalgia, or a even a Hypersexuality, and while we take those things seriously, I feel like my fear of germs is often overlooked as just a weird quirk and a get over it mentality.Continue reading Mental Load: My Coronavirus Thoughts
Adding another baby to our little family is by far the biggest blessing, don’t get me wrong, but I have been struggling. Mentally and physically.Continue reading the sh*t no one tells you about when having another baby
Well hello! It’s been quite some time and I seriously can not believe I finally get to write this blog. Yep, as the title suggests, my son has finally slept through the night! It’s been a long time coming and we are so beyond proud of him. So, how’d we do it?Continue reading How I finally got my baby to sleep
Alright, dads/gentleman this is geared towards you *hint, hint* and of course us mother’s, because who doesn’t like to splurge once in a while?
This year is going to be my first official Mother’s Day. It is so weird to even type that out. Continue reading Surviving Mother’s Day
Are you sitting down, good. I have always kind of hated my birth story. I felt like my body betrayed me. I kept thinking “why”… Continue reading Parker’s Birth Story
Mama don’t fear-meal time tricks are here!
Starting solids was…lets just say different. My babes HATED IT and I am sure I am not alone on this. He would gag and turn his head in refusal. It was quite hilarious but also very frustrating. Our doctor recommended to us that we should start with a green veggie, so we did, we choose to start with broccoli. He loved it until he didn’t. One day he was so into it, then the next, he would cry like no ones business. It left us extremely confused. Continue reading Our food journey-starting solids
Happy New Years lovelies! To sum up 2017 in a few short words is easy. But explaining how insanely difficult yet beautiful it has been, is much more hard. So I will say this… Being pregnant and becoming a mom, I am forever changed and better for it. And I am so, so dang grateful for all my accomplishments last year. Continue reading Happy New Year (2018)
I remember when weekends meant sleeping in, enjoying that mid-morning cup of joe while relaxing with my feet up, but…my baby doesn’t sleep!
When baby doesn’t sleep, no one sleeps! Continue reading My baby doesn’t sleep!
Motherhood, awe! The blood, tears and joy of my journey would not be the same without my nursing pillow. Continue reading Dear Nursing Pillow