Why People Think MLMs are BAD for Women

What a title, eh? Nope, I’m not Canadian! My passion for (true) feminism is what led me to write this article. MLMS have a stigma, to say the least. I’ve never paid too much attention to stigmas, especially when it comes to something I have solidly thought through, talked through with a few close peopleContinue reading “Why People Think MLMs are BAD for Women”

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 outContinue reading “Postpartum Bliss”

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 perhapsContinue reading “An Open Note from a Very Pregnant Lady”

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 ifContinue reading “Fear’s Words- Post by Hannah Rosenboom”

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 fromContinue reading “How I Prepare for Labor & Birth- Homebirth or Hospital”

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 publicContinue reading “The Essential Oil Craze- and Why I Love Them”