I'll preface this by saying I'm in no way taking away from the fact that Christmas is a religious day. The holidays are my favorite time of year. I just love them so much that yes, I'm the girl whose tree is up before thanksgiving. Because 1 month just isn't long enough - and let's … Continue reading What does Christmas mean to you?
It's real y'all. Very real. From breastfeeding to going back to work, mom guilt sneaks up on you like a huge tidal wave that you feel you have no control over. My son is 8.5 months old and only now am I overcoming a lot of my guilt for various things. It took time, and … Continue reading Mom guilt
Every time I cut a mango, I think of you. The smell, so sweet and fresh. I remember when you'd wait for the mangos to ripen, then roll them gently like a lemon to get it soft from the inside. You'd cut the top off, ever so gently so it doesn't make a mess. My … Continue reading Mangos
Hello lovelies! With my boy's 7 month birthday coming up, I thought it'd be a great time to talk about his quirks, habits, and personality so far. This is partially for me, okay fine, pretty much fully for me to look back on, but why not share I say. Here are 7 facts about my … Continue reading Happy 7.
With summer around the corner, iced coffee weather is coming upon us. Whoop whoop. Here's a quick and easy iced coffee recipe for that extra kick in your step. Step 1: Pick a glass of your choice. Mason jars are affordable, sturdy, and gram-worthy. Throw in as much ice as you'd like. Step 2: Pour … Continue reading Ice, ice, baby.
One day, by the grace of God if and or any other entity you believe in, you're pregnant. In that moment, your life has instantly changed. I didn't care that I couldn't have caffeine or eat sushi. I didn't care that I couldn't drink or that late night dancing would no longer exist. I didn't … Continue reading A mother’s love
Hi there! I wanted to keep it light today and thought I'd talk about my pregnancy "diet" aka foods I ate while pregnant and share some fun facts. Luckily for me, I didn't have morning sickness. I had nausea but I was able to overcome that icky feeling by taking deep breaths or distracting myself … Continue reading C is for Cravings