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


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


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

Mama in Training

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


“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.”


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


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


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


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