What started as a simple desire to give my baby the best in nutrition (it’s the best and we can debate about that later) has turned into a marathon. 2 and half years later and our breastfeeding relationship is stronger than ever. Am I ready to stop? Sometimes. Why do we continue? Honestly, I don’t…… Continue reading Breastfeeding and beyond
Last sunday we did a get together at a winery with family and friends to celebrate Stella’s 2 1/2 birthday. We had a wonderful time. When I make the decision to host this events, I always ask myself… is this overkill? Should we not celebrate this? After the outpouring of love from our friends and…… Continue reading 5 reasons to celebrate half birthdays
Does time really go by fast when you have a baby? I just read an article today (that I will link as soon as I find it) that expressed every sentiment when it comes to the famous expression “enjoy them it goes by so fast”. I have heard this soooo many times. Actually I had…… Continue reading Time
I guess every mom identifies in some sort of way with the characters in the movie. But I don’t like the “cool” factor being added to it. All I’ve seen is people sharing the movie clip and exclaiming “I’m a bad mom”. Honestly I haven’t even watched the trailer, so I’m not even sure what…… Continue reading Bad moms…the new trend?
Let me preface this by saying.. this is my opinion. I don’t expect anyone to agree with it. Chrissy Teigen decided to leave her one week old and go to dinner with her husband. And the internet went crazy. I love her. I think she is funny, gorgeous, etc. But really? You thought leaving your…… Continue reading To Date night or Not to date night?
I can’t tell her birth story without telling you a little about my last couple of months pregnant. PAIN. HORRIBLE PAIN. I could barely walk. Terrible pelvic pain. The hormone that makes everything move down there was on high. I felt that my child’s head was about to pop out if I sneezed. i tried…… Continue reading Stella Isabelle…Welcome to our world!
Nothing has made me feel more guilty than leaving my baby in the care of someone else. After a year plus of being a stay at home mom, I went back to work. It’s already been 3 months since I started working again and it still hurts just as much as that first day I…… Continue reading That Mother’s guilt..