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

breastfeeding · motherhood · Natural Parenting

Mama & Baby achievement: One Year of Breastfeeding! (and still going strong)

The past few weeks have been crazy awesome. So many happy moments with my parents visiting and spending time with my now one-year old, who has started walking and chatting and interacting like a toddler on the verge. Since he turned 1 on the 14th of August, it has been hard to keep up with… Continue reading Mama & Baby achievement: One Year of Breastfeeding! (and still going strong)