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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A Poem- “Every Tragedy Ends in this Love”

I believe, I believe in the story The one where I was loved Since before I was   The one where the earth was created For my enjoyment and tender care   The one where this loving being Formed and fashioned me Lovingly orchestrated me, my life   The one who I learned to trust […]

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The Essential Oil Craze- and Why I Love Them

Ah, the essential oil craze. It sure can seem like that on social media these days, can’t it! I never imagined they would become so popular; it’s so funny! It feels like there were a select few nerdy people who became aromatherapists and would maybe have sign-ups for an online course. And then…the general public […]

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