So, before I even begin, I want to make something really clear. I am not dissing formula feeding. We mamas like to get into a tizzy thinking that people are condemning our parenting decisions. I am not going to condemn formula feeding in this article. I am, however, going to speak some truths that are … Continue reading 6 Tips To Guarantee Breastfeeding Success
Becoming a mother can be crazy overwhelming. There are so many things to think about... How will adding a kid into your daily routine change things? What does it mean to be a good parent? Do I breastfeed or formula feed? What do I prioritize in my new life? You think you have it all … Continue reading The Wonder Weeks – What Are They?
For some reason, anxiety and depression are so prevalent in our culture. I'm one of the many who are affected by it. Although it's really hard to tell if it's genetic, a personality issue, or just part of our crazy busy culture with super high expectations of us, it's a problem. It was just recently … Continue reading Situational Anxiety Self-Therapy (+ Free Worksheet)
So, you're pregnant! Congratulations. There are so many incredible things about pregnancy that make your world so exciting, hopeful and happy. Growing a baby inside of you is one of the most miraculous things a woman can experience. However, there are also many frustrating things about being pregnant. One of those things is that your … Continue reading Maternity, Postpartum & Nursing Clothes On A Budget
Hello, friends! If you follow me at all, you know that my blog is generally focused on motherhood, parenting, marriage and how faith plays into all of that. However, this morning my heart was pulled in a different direction. Today I want to talk about a topic that is lurking in so many hearts, but … Continue reading The Tale Of My 6 Bodies – My Journey With Body Dysmorphia & Eating Disorders
Hello, mamas! You may have noticed your 6-9 month old getting extra clingy. This is because they are learning that you can leave them! While this may seem like a bad thing, it's actually an extremely important part of their mental development. Stay close to your little one. This season is all about them learning … Continue reading What to Expect: 6-9 Months
Christmas can be an intimidating time for a mom. There are so many expectations from your children, even from fellow parents, to put on the "perfect" Christmas. So many items on their wish list. So many events. So many craft ideas. So many recipes. So many expectations. I know that the struggle is real. As … Continue reading How To Have A Perfect Christmas