Becoming what I wanted to be when I grew up

I have been doing my dream job for the past 8 years. Since the age of 12, I dreamed of growing up to be a missionary. An African Children’s Choir came to our church and my family hosted two boys. It was such an amazing time. We had so much fun and I was deeply […]

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To the One

For being a courageous person, I haven’t felt very fear-less lately. Haven’t felt like stepping out. And along with that, my goal of using this as a platform to hear others’ voices, a chorus of courageous ones together has not been happening. In fact, I’ve failed to post someone’s blog who accepted my invitation to […]

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Postpartum Bliss

I’ve gotta write this down. It’s entitled “Postpartum Bliss” because that’s what this season has been. And it’s so starkly different than my first experience, struggling so deeply with undiagnosed postpartum depression. Part of me feels like I’m holding my breath, having squeaked by the first 6 weeks with only low moments, that I’m able to come out […]

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An Open Note from a Very Pregnant Lady

Written January 25, 2019, 2 days before my daughter’s due date. If I see one more self-righteous, shock factor pro-life photo or statement. Listen, I’m as pro-life as they come. I’ve had a huge heart for babies who are unwanted and moreso a passion for mamas who are facing pregnancy that is unexpected and perhaps […]

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Fear’s Words- Post by Hannah Rosenboom

This is a guest post, or you could say a “re-blog with permission” from Hannah Rosenboom of Sincerely Hannah.  Find original post and blog here. This specific writing of hers hit me so hard that I immediately wrote to ask if I could have her guest post like, right now on my blog and if […]

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How I Prepare for Labor & Birth- Homebirth or Hospital

Hello friends! I’m here with another topic that requires courage! Labor & birth. I am 30 weeks along with my 2nd baby and starting to prepare for labor & her birth. This post is inspired by my conversations with many amazing moms who have had many amazing different birth stories. I love gaining tips from […]

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A Guide to Baby Sleep

Did the title pull you in? It’s actually a little bit of a joke. I have hesitated to write on this topic because I’ve had a good dose of what it’s like to try everything and your baby sleeps terribly. Hearing that sleep deprivation is a true warfare tactic really resonated with me in that […]

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