All You Need to Know About Natural Childbirth

All You Need to Know About Natural Childbirth

Do you want to have a natural childbirth? Or are you at the beginning of your quest to understand what to expect when you give birth naturally. There’s so much to know about when it comes to delivering a human baby into this world and hopefully this post can help shed some light on what to expect if you’re considering a natural birth plan.

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How to Survive the Mental Overwhelm of Being a Mom

How to Survive the Mental Overwhelm of Being a Mom

Being a mom is beautiful. It is. But since my first little man was born, I've been living a new life and a new way of thinking. Long heavy thoughts about all of the things that I have to think about now, worry about, obsess about, concern myself with — that I didn’t have to think about before.

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How to Get Yourself Out of a Writing Funk

How to Get Yourself Out of a Writing Funk

When I decided to turn this little hobby blog into more of a real thing, I had no idea how much work was involved in writing, promoting, and maintain the blog. So it's no wonder that in the three short months of going full speed as a mom blogger, I would hit a wall. If you’re reading this and have found yourself in a writer’s funk as well, here’s a few ways I’ve been able to dig myself out it and get back to doing what I love.

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Please Don't Tell Me To Calm Down

Please Don't Tell Me To Calm Down

Last week my older brother texted me that he’d booked his vacation for next summer – I joked, “That’s only if we’re all still alive by then, hahaha!” I was only kind of joking. 

He wrote back, “Huh?” 

I wrote back, “You know…climate change horrors, nuclear war threats, civil war threats? Read any news lately?” 

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State-of-the-Blog

State-of-the-Blog

The simple act of writing this blog is a pretty white privileged suburban mom thing to do.  I’ve got it easy AF. Sure, the act of raising young children is certainly tiring and stressful at times, and being a working mom is also tiring and stressful. And I may not get to do all the things I want or need to do in any kind of satisfying or timely way. But it’s time I spoke my truth about something that up until now I’ve been cautious of admitting on this platform.  

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