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In the Morning

I wake up in the morning Feeling like an absolute star I’m motivated to start the day And conquer all that lies before me But then I get out of bed And start thinking about All the ways I’ve let myself down Too clingy Too chubby Too shy Too busy Too self-conscious I look in… Continue reading In the Morning

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Finding the Happy Medium Between Caring For Others & Caring For Yourself

I have a hard time making sure that I take time to do things for ME. I am totally the type of person to give and give and give myself away to everyone else in order to keep those around me happy. I truly believe that giving is better than receiving, but let’s be honest…… Continue reading Finding the Happy Medium Between Caring For Others & Caring For Yourself

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Excuses & Friendships

Maintaining friendships after parenthood is hard. Most parents will agree. But I always kind of had a hard time keeping up with others even before I had a baby. I have always been more introverted, and I can’t really think of a time in my life where I truly felt like I had a “best… Continue reading Excuses & Friendships

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The Night Before Her Birth

Until you’ve experienced it, childbirth is a scary thing to think about. For a long time, it was at the very TOP of my list of biggest fears. I didn’t have any experiences to compare the most painful and emotional thing that I was ever going to put myself through, so the thought of becoming… Continue reading The Night Before Her Birth

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“Sometimes you gotta take a break from all the noise to appreciate the silence.”

I’ve hit a wall with my writing. It seems that I’ve ran out of all inspiration that is required to create a “good post.” So that led me to come to the conclusion that I am going to take a break on my blog. Sad face. I just want to make sure that I gather… Continue reading “Sometimes you gotta take a break from all the noise to appreciate the silence.”

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June Blogging Challenge: Day 18

Day 18 already, folks! Something you’re embarrassed to love Haha! I have to admit that I am absolutely obsessed with the TV show Grey’s Anatomy. I have watched the series seven times, and I am now working on watching it for the eighth time!! Just for fun… here are some of my thoughts on the show,… Continue reading June Blogging Challenge: Day 18

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Taking care of YOU

Today has been the first day since the birth of my beautiful babe that I have had practically an entire day to myself. It has been full of rejuvenation, self-reflection, and being able to finally catch up on laundry!! I have days where I feel completely obliterated. Days where I feel like I have nothing;… Continue reading Taking care of YOU

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Forgiveness After Pain

I’ve been struggling to come up with new content lately, I won’t lie. I was sitting at work one day and the urge to write about this suddenly came to me. I immediately flipped to the very back of my work notebook to jot down some thoughts on what forgiveness after pain means to me.… Continue reading Forgiveness After Pain

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June Blogging Challenge: Day 14

Good morning, blogging world! I apologize that I didn’t do a June Blogging Challenge entry yesterday. The prompt was about what was in my purse, and I don’t carry a purse, so I couldn’t do much! Not to mention my mental health has gone down the drain the last few days. So bear with me… Continue reading June Blogging Challenge: Day 14