Confessions Of A Mother

It's 1:40am and I'm holding my son who has been crying on and off for about the past 2-3 hours, I don't even know I've lost count tbh. He's super cranky and won't let me get much done; I'm typing this on the iPad with one hand, rocking him in the other. I figured I'd … Continue reading Confessions Of A Mother

Baby Check In – 30 & 33 weeks.

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.

Discussing Pregnancy with A Mommy To Be: Me!

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 come and feel empowered and ready to take … Continue reading Discussing Pregnancy with A Mommy To Be: Me!

Why Close Relationships May Change During Pregnancy.

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.

Discussing Motherhood with Katrina

"Journeying Through Motherhood" Katrina: A Mother 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 come and … Continue reading Discussing Motherhood with Katrina

A Letter to My Black Son

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

Bonding With Your Baby While In The Womb

“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

Discussing Motherhood with A “Mommy with Attitude”

"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”

Fatherhood Is Important Too!

I've been noticing that a lot of things are geared towards mothers and motherhood. Of course mother's are always in the limelight because they carry the child and are nurturing beings. While the role of parenting may be evenly split in some households, in most the mothers are the ones who cook, clean, and take … Continue reading Fatherhood Is Important Too!

First Trimester – “The I Still Can’t Believe It Stages of Pregnancy”

breyanaijae.com (photos from yourbabylibrary.com) Around week 4 of pregnancy it's very likely that you don't know you're pregnant or just finding out. If you do find out at this stage you're considered to have found out early. This is where things are exciting and scary and you're probably having mixed emotions. "Am I really ready … Continue reading First Trimester – “The I Still Can’t Believe It Stages of Pregnancy”

Bit By The Baby Bug, Now What?

(How I Found Out I Was Expecting) The baby bug? What's that? Well it seems as though every way you turn your head someone is announcing a pregnancy, has just had a baby, or going through the fever. While some are just running in the complete opposite direction. Wherever you fall on the spectrum this … Continue reading Bit By The Baby Bug, Now What?