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 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

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.

5 Easy Tips to Have a Fit Pregnancy Throughout All Trimesters

Your ultimate goal when expecting is to have a healthy pregnancy. But to be one hundred percent honest, this is my first pregnancy where I've really sought out to have a healthy 9 months. With my previous pregnancies, I ate and drank like crap 24/7. And no, this isn't an exaggeration. I didn't move my … Continue reading 5 Easy Tips to Have a Fit Pregnancy Throughout All Trimesters

How to Stay Fit and Healthy Over the Holidays While Having Your Cake and Eating it Too

Research shows that the average person gains 7 to 10 pounds between Thanksgiving and Christmas. This of course is most likely water weight due to sodium and retention, but still, who wants to feel all fluffy and see the scale creep up? Not I! If you are amongst the many who feel crappy from too … Continue reading How to Stay Fit and Healthy Over the Holidays While Having Your Cake and Eating it Too

1 Simple Rule to Maintain a Close Relationship With God

Many people shy away from having a close relationship with God. They believe the relationship is too hard, comes with many rules, or that it can't be maintained. But, after trial and error, I have found that this isn't the truth at all. The Only Relationship For The weak At Heart We live in a … Continue reading 1 Simple Rule to Maintain a Close Relationship With God

My Pregnancy Story: How I Found Out I’m Expecting Baby #3

My pregnancy journey has been pretty quiet thus far and only been shared with family and friends.  I have yet to share the big news on any social media, so if you follow me on Instagram and just so happen to stumble across this blog...SURPRISE! 🙂  Like many women expecting, I wanted to at least … Continue reading My Pregnancy Story: How I Found Out I’m Expecting Baby #3

Creme of Nature Edge Control & 4C Hair: Is It Worth The Buy? (Pictures Included)

  My daughter has 4C natural hair. If I had to describe her hair in words, it would be beautiful, coily, coarse, and a bit (or a lot) unruly. It's so beautiful and different though, which brings me to my love/hate relationship with it. Finding a good hair product that can actually tame her edges … Continue reading Creme of Nature Edge Control & 4C Hair: Is It Worth The Buy? (Pictures Included)

Our Story: From Pregnant After 3 Months to Happily Married

To my surprise (because time is literally flying) my hubby and I are coming up on our 2 year wedding anniversary! Just as I wrote a blog on 6 things I learned within our first year of marriage, and had so much fun while doing so, I decided to start a trend! 😉 A lot … Continue reading Our Story: From Pregnant After 3 Months to Happily Married