I think all of the time we hear these stories about having babies (what happens during pregnancy and after). Every story that I heard all sounded the same. It’s almost like a trend to say certain things. You’ll lose sleep, you’ll find out what love really is, it isn’t about you anymore, you’ll hear phantom […]
I’ve recently had something pulling on my heart that I just can’t seem to shake. It’s the absolute fear I have when I think about my daughter growing up only hearing how “pretty” she is or how “cute” she looks. I cringe thinking about it. Don’t call my daughter pretty.
Week 3 is in full swing. Remember how I said I’m going to be totally honest and open about every part of this journey? Well, this post will show you just how committed I am to doing that.
Alice is two months old (tomorrow)! She is thriving, quickly developing, healthy, and just as chunky as any mama could want! Month two has been full of hugs, kisses, tantrums, and sleeps… lots and lots of sleeps. So this post is all about shots, snoozes, giggles and more.
Previously, I said that this blog would cover three topics: motherhood, health/fitness, and my journey to achieving financial freedom. Probably the most intense, scariest thing to talk about is the third one. But, I’m inviting you on this journey with me. It’s going to be a very difficult, long, frustrating journey… but I’m determined. Today […]
Week 2: Challenging, rewarding, exciting, exhausting. I’m halfway through week 2 now. I’m learning how to overcome the uneasiness of being in the gym again. This journey isn’t as easy as I was hoping it would be, but I think it’s worth it.
The beginning of the journey started on July 31st. While pregnant, I didn’t exercise at all. I barely even got up off of the couch. I gained a total of around 40 pounds and I wasn’t even where I wanted to be before I got pregnant either. Keep reading to find out where I was, […]
At 24 years old, I am seeing more and more friends announcing their pregnancies. It’s an exciting time and an exciting age when many of the women I know are creating and growing their family. After giving birth to Alice, I struggled to find answers to the questions I had. More importantly, I struggled to find […]