And just like that, I'm a mommy. This evening at 6:52 pm, my baby girl will be 5 days old. Time is already flying by, and I'm not even sure that the adrenaline from the birthing and new mommy duties has worn off yet. ** it's August 18th now and this blog is still in … Continue reading Pineapple Smoothies + Eggplant + Back Labor => My Daughter
If you had asked me how many posts I made in June I would have guessed 3 or 4, but not one. Yet, I only posted once. I think about writing every day and every day there is something about my pregnancy journey or journey in my life that I want to share...I'm feeling sad … Continue reading What “Becoming Mother” Feels Like
I think that title is too long. Oops. How are you doing today? I can't get enough of this spring air here in East Tennessee. It's so crisp. I'm glad nature is such a soother and nurturer to me. I don't know what I'd turn to if sunshine and fresh air weren't options available to … Continue reading One Step in the Right Direction Can Go A Long Way
I fell off the edge of the earth on Saturday and Sunday, but I'm back. I want to share my journey of pregnancy (22 weeks today!) and what I learn during this time. The thing with this season of my life is that it is very deep. It's raw. It's full of what I often refer … Continue reading Choosing To Continue Is Hard.
Yikes. I really never thought those words would come out of my mouth. Ever. Sure, I'd made careless decisions in past relationships, but had never been pregnant before. I felt that I would be happily married and ready to enter parenthood as a team with my hubby whenever the two lines appeared on the 99 cent pregnancy … Continue reading I’m going to be a single mom.