This morning was a crazier morning than normal. I'm now 35 weeks pregnant with our third baby. All I want to do is eat, move around without struggling and sleep. It should have been an easier morning since I had a doctor's appointment so I got to sleep in a bit later but since 3 … Continue reading Motherhood: It’s Not Always Warm & Fuzzy Cuddles: This Mama had a “First” Today that She would like to Forget
"Mommy, what is that?" she said, pointing at one of my stretch marks. "It's called a stretch mark." I replied, unsure of how to explain this one to her. "A stret shark?" she asked.
DISCLAIMER: Don't shoot the messenger. This is one woman's opinion and personal feelings. Do NOT read if you "don't want to know!" Gruesomely truthful details listed below. Giving birth to two beautiful babies is by far the most amazing, exhilarating thing I have ever done. Ever. You hear people say that it's incredible and you … Continue reading Things I Didn’t Know Until I Birthed a Babe. SPOILER ALERT: I Didn’t Know ANYTHING!
If you are like me, you probably researched all the newest, hottest baby products on the market and registered for the Bumbo seat, the Sleep Sac, the Cloud B Sound Machine sheep/giraffe, Baby Bullet, etc. That's great! However, there are a few items you probably missed that you will need and use more than any … Continue reading 21 Things You Probably Didn’t Put on Your Baby Shower Registry (But Should Have)
I recently went to a tea party. It was a house party selling all sorts of gourmet loose leaf teas and accessories. One of the teas available for purchase was a tea called "Feminini-Tea." The consultant explained that this tea was great for women going through menopause and/or experiencing extreme PMS symptoms as it helps … Continue reading Feminini-Tea
To all my Friends who are Pregnant for the First Time, Sit down, lie down, relax and rest as much as you can. Take advantage of the help and offers to pick up the food you crave in the middle of the night. Seriously. Take full advantage. Because not only does the novelty wear off … Continue reading 1st Pregnancy? Here’s some Crazy Advice You Won’t Find in Your Baby Books
Skinny Jeans and I have a love-hate relationship. That being when I'm skinny, I love them and when I'm not, well... I not only hate them but hate people who can wear them well and wish they didn't exist (skinny jeans - not the people in them. I'm not that crazy!) About 5 years ago, … Continue reading The Not So Skinny on Skinny Jeans