Having 7 siblings meant a lot of differences in my life compared to some of my friends. I spend a lot of time focused on helping my mom and watching kids, our house was very busy and loud, and there wasn't a lot of time to take for yourself. There were some hard things about … Continue reading Tater Tot Green Bean Casserole
If you have ever been trying to conceive, or had a slip up and were anxiously hoping for a negative test, you know the treachery of the "2-week wait". It's LONG. It's full of anxiety, doubt, emotions, and impatience. I know because I've been there SO MANY times. Whether I was hoping to be, or … Continue reading How To Survive The 2-Week Wait
This is a voluntary product review. I am not being compensated in any way for writing this review. All opinions are my own. Why I tried Micellar Water The first time I heard about micellar water, I actually thought it was some sort of vitamin water that fancy people drank. Maybe you thought that too … Continue reading Micellar Water: What is it, how does it work, & is it worth the hype?
Natural Family Planning (NFP) is not a super popular method of birth control. It's most common among religious folks and natural living folks. Full disclaimer: I am not an expert on this topic. There are a lot of topics I write about that I'm pretty confident on, but this is not one of them. I … Continue reading Natural Family Planning: What Is It?
Hello, mama! Hopefully you've been amazed by the leaps and bounds your little one has grown in the past 9 months. Isn't it crazy how quickly they go from a newborn to a little walking, talking human being? At only 9 months, your little one is really beginning to understand how the world works. In … Continue reading What To Expect: 9-12 Months
There is absolutely nothing in life that changes you like becoming a parent. Of course, other things can leave very deep imprints and impacts on our souls, but parenting changes you from the core of your being right away and keeps changing you every day as your child grows. Parenting changes us for as long … Continue reading 10 Ways I’ve Changed Since Becoming A Mom
There are literally a thousand things to worry about when you're pregnant for the first time. How will I get through labor? How will I figure out how to parent well? What are we going to name this kid? Probably one of your smallest concerns at the beginning is what to put on your baby … Continue reading Baby Registry: Everything you do & don’t need