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Juliet Belle’s Birth Story – Part 2

If you missed it, or you need a refresher after 5 months, please read Juliet’s Birth Story – Part 1 here It was around 2AM on Saturday March 11, and John and I were in the car, on our way to the Greenville Midwifery Birth Center, which is about 20 minutes from our house. About… Continue reading Juliet Belle’s Birth Story – Part 2

birth · Breastfeeding, Motherhood · Labor · motherhood · Uncategorized

Juliet Belle’s Birth Story Part 1

My due date was St-Paddy’s day, March 17th, 2017 but it was the week of March 6th when I knew she was coming soon, possibly within days. The entire pregnancy, I had been relying on my gut feelings on a lot of things. Sometimes in the craziness of pregnancy, that’s all I had to hold… Continue reading Juliet Belle’s Birth Story Part 1

Mental health · motherhood · Uncategorized

The power of words: Affirmations I

The other night when I wrote my previous post, it was completely spontaneous and probably one the most Cathartic writing sessions I have had in a long, long time. I felt like I unloaded and after writing, my mind felt clearer and my chest less heavy. It felt really good and it felt like what… Continue reading The power of words: Affirmations I

breastfeeding · Family · Mental health · motherhood · Travel

Our only family photo on vacation

Our only family photo from our very rainy beach weekend. There is a lot behind this photo and I want to tell you about it. (This started as an Instagram post…and then it wouldn’t fit) # I’m going to be very honest and authentic in this post. This 3 night getaway was extremely challenging. Pre-babies,… Continue reading Our only family photo on vacation