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
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..
I’ve written many drafts, deleted many ideas.. But always came back to wanting to write about my experience as a new mom. 15 months into the gig and I still think this is my best subject by far. I’m Mom to Stella Isabelle. Or as she’s better know Baby Stella. She’s a gorgeous child who…… Continue reading Time to Blog