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Month: May 2019

Why I Wear Only a Wedding Band

Why I Wear Only a Wedding Band

  Do you wear only a wedding band? I do. It’s a subject that has weighed on me before my husband and I even got engaged. It all started in 1477 when some rich white guy in history proposed with a diamond engagement ring. That […]

Monday Affirmations for Labor and Birth

Monday Affirmations for Labor and Birth

  Hopefully you’ve read my birth stories of my two sons! (One and Two). In that same vein, I wanted to provide some of my favorite affirmations for labor and birth. Labor is one of the most difficult, all-consuming events that I have been a […]

Birth Story of My Second Son (Prodromal Labor)

Birth Story of My Second Son (Prodromal Labor)

  By now, you’ve probably read how our first son was born. Our second experience was so completely different! Because we had a good experience at the hospital, we decided not to do the birth center this time and just go back to where I […]

Birth Story of My First Son

Birth Story of My First Son

  It is a tough journey when you’re planning a natural birth and have to go to the hospital instead. In summer of 2017, we were planning for the birth of our first little one. I had miscarried my first pregnancy, so I was incredibly […]

Monday Affirmations Mama Life

Monday Affirmations Mama Life

  Recently, my life has been stuffed full of poopy diapers, tantrums, time-outs, nursery rhymes, the same 3 books over and over, and trying to get the babes to nap at the same time… Oy vey. Mom life is beyond amazing at times, but other […]

Monday Affirmations for Health

Monday Affirmations for Health

  Today’s affirmations are all about health. After I gave birth just a month ago (hard to believe the little peanut is already a month old!) I knew that I was going to focus on my health again. I had been eating nutritious foods during […]