Newborn Item Must-Haves That Will Make Motherhood Easier

Newborn Item Must-Haves That Will Make Motherhood Easier

Whether you're a first time mom or well seasoned, we all tend to buy up Target when a new baby is on the way. I've been there, done that. But when I became pregnant with my third child, I vowed to only personally buy and include on my baby registry what was absolutely necessary. There [...]

When the Truth Stings

When the Truth Stings

I know when I am full of sh*t. I know I can do better. I know what it will take to get where I desire to be. So, why am I not doing it? I make these excuses for myself thinking it will validate things. Some people may say I am being hard on myself, And others will remind me to give myself grace. But really, if you aren't making steps towards where you want to be, Then what are you doing??

Stretched Thin

Stretched Thin

Over and over again. That's how my days tend to feel. I do the same things day in and day out with a little bit of change in between. Yesterday, as I struggled to get many things done within a time period, I couldn't help but collapse in bed from exhaustion. I vented to my [...]

Real Life

Real Life

Real life. I have this habit of thinking life is only happening and meaningful when there is something spectacular going on or to look forward to. And to be quite honest, it has made me miss out on real life. I tend to think that if I'm doing the same things daily, my life is [...]

What to Expect at Your Prenatal 3-Hour Glucose Tolerance Test and How to Prepare

What to Expect at Your Prenatal 3-Hour Glucose Tolerance Test and How to Prepare

"Your 1-hour glucose test results were elevated." Hearing those words from the nurse made me feel a bit defeated because I knew that meant I had to take the dreaded 3-hour test as soon as possible.

Old Wives Tales: Was My Baby’s Gender Guessed Correctly?

Old Wives Tales: Was My Baby’s Gender Guessed Correctly?

Old wives tales have been around for ages, and can be found online by doing a simple search. Throughout my investigation, I came across several tales; many of them hit the nail right on the head. Others were just down right ridiculous, to say so myself. I'm hoping my experience will either give you insight on the gender of your baby or debunk the old wives tales once and for all.

You Should Do These 3 Things if You Want Your Husband To Change

You Should Do These 3 Things if You Want Your Husband To Change

There were several times when I created an image of how I wanted him to be, and did everything in my power to put the picture together piece by piece. In my mind, I thought I was being a good wife as I stuffed my selfish attempts down his throat. I even believed doing so nominated me for the "Best Wife" award, hands down. Boy, was I so wrong.