…JUST AFTER BABY I find myself with a bit of a dilemma. After baby number three, my body is in a different state and I’m starting to learn it. The natural thing is to want to loose weight and to work on getting my body back. But, I have no such inclinations. I find myself loving my current bodyRead More
I gave birth to a baby girl in our home, on our bed, Dec 26th 2016 at 10:20pm. She was 8lbs 14oz and 21 inches long, a relatively big but slender baby. Mom and daughter are doing quite well. I was so relieved. My husband was so happy, he loved the experience. He loved that we were homeRead More
Touch was something I never really appreciated. To be honest I hated being touched and generally avoided personal contact with others. I guess there was some significance to it, if I went through the trouble of avoiding it. Until right after labor with my second son. The child birth was a drug free process, so I had the privilege of feeling EVERYTHING. I had no residual epidural that could help numb pain like the first time around.Read More
I wrote this before Margaret’s story, in support of so many women I know. This is the season for my generation and I am getting to understanding the different paths people have to take to parenthood. I wrote the piece in support of all of them. For every woman that wants a child, no matter how they go about getting to that point, we all walk through the valley of shadow of deathRead More
Hello everyone, I have been on hiatus having and taking care of my new baby boy. He was born healthy and strong and everything went well, thank God. For those that are curious, it was an all-natural birth with no drugs, no interventions. My thoughts after the whole things was, “What the hell was I thinking?”Read More
From my original pregnancy post, I shared that I gained a lot of weight very quickly in the beginning. So, I decided to take control and set a goal not to exceed my last pregnancy weight. So far, I am a month away from my due date and on track!!! Even more amazing was that we accomplished this not by eliminating or dieting or starving or pushing myself at the gym. But by listening to my body and adding moreRead More
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