Category motherhood

I hated the newborn stage. There, I said it.

Hey! I had my first feature and was published on Romper.com below is a link if you’re interested! Trust me, don’t let the title fool you.  I hated the newborn stage. There, I said it Don’t forget to follow me on Facebook & Instagram for all things relationships, marriage, and mommyhood. 

10 ways I thought I had motherhood figured out while I was pregnant. 

10 ways I thought I had motherhood figured out while I was pregnant. I was a first time mom-to-be in 2015. So as all first time moms, I read, I googled, I researched all things pregnancy and baby. I wanted to be prepared for it all. My husband and I bought cute outfits, decorated our […]

I still don’t understand my mother after becoming one myself.

How could I be a good mother and have a great relationship with my daughter if I’ve never experienced a healthy relationship with my own?

10 ways your marriage really changes after having a baby. 

How your relationship really changes after having a baby. I’m guilty of thinking my relationship would not change once we had a baby. Or rather, I thought it could only improve. Having a baby will affect even the most secure relationships. You can never prepare fully for these changes and no matter how much you […]

It’s still okay to be a stay at home mom. 

It’s still okay to be a stay at home mom. As generations have changed, so have the views on a women’s role. Way back, women were told they had to stay home with their children and were not encouraged to pursue careers. My generation was taught to never depend on anyone, especially your husband for […]

For pumping moms: The funny truth about weaning.

For pumping moms: The funny truth about weaning. From the very first day I began exclusively pumping it was difficult. The stress of not making enough, feeling sore and engorged, and all the time it took, drove me nuts. It’s probably the most stressful thing I’ve had to do. In the beginning, like most women, […]

First time mom anxiety. 

First time mom anxiety  First time moms are anxious. We plan, read, research, decorate, and begin nesting like crazy! But no matter how much we think we know there’s always mishaps along the way. Mom anxiety never really goes away, but there’s nothing like the first go at it. Here are my top 10 first […]