Courage · Heart Stuff · Motherhood · Postpartum · pregnancy

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… Continue reading Postpartum Bliss

Courage · Hard Stuff · Motherhood · Parenting · pregnancy

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… Continue reading An Open Note from a Very Pregnant Lady

Birth · Heart Stuff · pregnancy · Self Care

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… Continue reading How I Prepare for Labor & Birth- Homebirth or Hospital