There's no handbook to pregnancy, I mean honestly there are tons but no specific handbook for each person because well, everyone is different. While some expecting mothers may share similar experiences, symptoms, etc. each woman goes on her own journey. 30 weeks As I entered my third trimester a few weeks ago, I realized I … Continue reading Baby Check In – 30 & 33 weeks.
While pregnancy is often a different experience for each expecting mother, there are some things that may be similar. One thing I found that a few pregnant women have in common is feeling like people forget about them or rather "fall back" from them in their own way. I've experienced this a bit myself with … Continue reading Why Close Relationships May Change During Pregnancy.
Dear Beautiful Black Son, Being a mother comes with a huge responsibility. But being a mother to a Black Boy comes with a lot more. I now see why some people prefer tu-tu's and bows because bow ties and suits are much harder to protect. We have shared a body for almost 7 months and … Continue reading A Letter to My Black Son
It's definitely not a lie when people tell you that pregnancy flies. I don't know if it's just me but these weeks are passing me by. It's insane to think that I'll be in my third trimester shortly. Pregnancy weeks and months are always confusing to understand but I believe the third trimester starts around … Continue reading I’m Almost In My What!?
“When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.” – Sophia Loren As I progress in my weeks of pregnancy I've been looking for ways to bond with my baby while he's still in the womb. I'll be … Continue reading Bonding With Your Baby While In The Womb
"Journeying Through Motherhood" Desirae: A Mommy With Attitude Deciding to create a comfy corner on the blog to fill with exciting advice, experiences, tips, stories, and anything helpful I come across as I journey to childbirth and beyond has been one of my greatest ideas. This is a place for expectant mothers and mother’s to … Continue reading Discussing Motherhood with A “Mommy with Attitude”