I've seen a post circulating around Facebook that drives me nuts to no end, so I thought it would be fun to give my side about addiction. We've all seen the "addiction is a choice" posts, talking about how calling addiction a disease is only enabling the addict and therefore allows them to feel sorry … Continue reading The Crazy Thing About Addiction [Part I]
Whew. What a title! But I didn't know what else to call this, and it totally fits the mood. It seems like all this week I've gotten home from work, settled in, and somehow, for one reason or another, ended up in tears. Now I'm sure a lot of it is just those crazy pregnancy … Continue reading Overwhelming First-Time Mom Worries
I am not writing this blog as a guru. Matter-of-fact, I'm about to become a mom for the first time myself. WHICH is why I thought it would be beneficial to look up some information about breastfeeding. I'm writing in hopes that while informing myself, I can also inform someone else. During this pregnancy one … Continue reading Breastfeeding: Is it worth it?
Hi, guys!! I know it's been a long time since I've been on WordPress. Pregnancy comes along with a lot of things to do! I've been keeping myself plenty busy at work, planning my baby girl's entrance into the world, and moving into a new house! Readers and followers, we are less than THREE MONTHS … Continue reading An ENGAGING update!!
Today was one of the most life-changing and beautiful moments I have ever experienced in my entire life. I got to see my baby for the first time. A year ago (heck, even six months ago), if you would have told me I would be carrying my first child right now, I'd probably tell you, … Continue reading Unconditional Love
When I was younger, I imagined my life much differently. And I'm not saying my life is bad now, it's just... harder. No matter how many times adults tell you to appreciate being young and that "adulting" is hard, you're still not quite ready for the reality of life once you're out on your own. There's … Continue reading She Was Supposed to be Their Grandma…
An excerpt from "Prenatal Yoga" by the blog Mama in Training
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