We hear those words a lot as a new mother, but do we believe them? Do we believe we are doing a good job? Most of the time we feel we are just trying to stay on top of things and not fall asleep. “Just make it to the next day ..” Well I’m here… Continue reading Oh momma you’re doing so good.
This healthy version of banana bread is a perfect option to cook for family or bake for any occasion. I love to try and find “healthy” or “healthy-Ish” options for my family. I mean who doesn’t love to eat sweets and if you throw the word healthy in there I’ll take seconds please! I love… Continue reading Banana chocolate chip bread
As I was sitting with my toddler the other morning listening to online Church service they sang the following songs for a reason. Look at these breath taking words, full of life, full of love, full of the truth of Jesus, the word of Jesus. "I count on one thingThe same God that never failsWill… Continue reading I count on one thing..
The holidays are here. All year we look forward to this season to spend with family. Or maybe you don’t look forward to it because of the stress it may bring. Let’s be honest when I blast Christmas music before Thanksgiving (or anytime of the year) I get a few looks.. I am an avid… Continue reading Holidays or Havoc?
A precious gift, it is, when a woman becomes a mother to a beautiful baby. One piece of advice given to every mother is “cherish the moments, they grow up too fast.” How is this possible when the days turn into nights and exhaustion sets in? It feels like they will be babies forever. Don’t… Continue reading Just one more time
These eyes look to me for love and guidance. We as mothers must build our children up. From day one I have told my son how handsome he is, how strong he is and how loved he is. I pray with him and over him. I pray for his future and I pray for his… Continue reading New is fleeting.
You feel down. You feel out. You feel alone. You feel depressed. You feel anxious. You feel scared. You feel overwhelmed. You feel annoyed. You feel sad. You feel afraid. You feel defeated. You feel nervous. You feel tired. You feel exhausted. You feel worried. You feel confused. You feel absent. You feel dumb. You… Continue reading Its okay to not feel okay.
If you are an exclusive pumper let me just say, you need a pumping bag! Yes, now you have a purse, a baby, a diaper bag and a pumping bag to carry, what is one more thing right? After all we are moms and we can do anything…(but sleep). Here is a list of what… Continue reading Pumpers gotta pump – anytime, anywhere.
But not really. Okay I take that back, in the first few weeks this post would have been called I HATE to pump it pump it. Now that we are a few months into it, yes, I love to pump it pump it!! If you exclusively pump you know what I'm talking about here. You… Continue reading I like to pump it pump it..
You know how people start telling you something and somewhere along the line you get lost or maybe you just don't hear them right and you just shake your head, nod, laugh and agree? You are really not sure what they said or what they meant, you just hope it wasn’t a question. Well that… Continue reading Breastfeeding: aka hungry 24/7 X a million