When I was a first time mom I remember thinking to myself, “I’m a failure.” That’s what went through my head when I was told I couldn’t nurse our son, our new baby boy without a nipple shield. I had no idea what that was or what was going on. I just knew that my… Continue reading Guess what, mom? It’s gonna be OK! I promise!
My husband and I got married in June, 2012. We then bought our first home together, and conceived our son that November. I had always been terrified of not being able to have children, as they have always been my greatest desire. My main goal in life. I just knew I wanted to have children… Continue reading My birth story | baby #1
Hey all, I am so bad at blogging on the daily, and for that I am so sorry!!! Let me update y’all on everything. We are finally, finally, finally blessed to be 23 weeks pregnant! Ahhhh!!! We are having a girl!! My son, and husband all said girl from day 1. I was convinced we… Continue reading Potty training
Hey guys! So I was browsing though Instagram late one night, when I came across this video of a woman I follow @Farahdhukai. She was using coconut oil and tumeric powder to whiten her teeth. Of course at first I was like, “what?! No way! Tumeric is SO yellow!” But last night I tried it… Continue reading Home-made teeth whitening
I told you, I LOVE coconut oil! A few years ago I had read on Pinterest that the best way to clean grease off the top of your stove, and to get sap off your hands is to use olive oil. I was like, “what?! Oil to remove oil? That makes no sense.” Well, truth… Continue reading Cleaning your kitchen with coconut oil
I’ve always been on a different level than most of the people I grew up with. Most of the girls I grew up with all dreamt of prom, partying, their wedding day, and college. Me? My greatest dream has always been to be a stay at home mom and wife. Cook dinner every night, have… Continue reading This is me. I’m not sorry
Sometimes I’ll be doing something, or I’ll see something, and think to myself, “hey you should write about that.” Or “that would make for a really neat blog post!” Then I end up not writing anything, for fear that I will be judged, made fun of or bullied for what I write about, and I… Continue reading Be yourself