Pregnancy Doesn’t Have To Be Miserable!

As we are getting closer and closer to our little guy being here, my mind starts to look full circle. I often find myself looking back at this journey and everything it’s been for me. It’s been a surprising 9 months for sure!

Giving Yourself Permission To Cut Off Toxic Family Members- Because Forgiveness Won’t Change Their Behavior.

I’ve done a pretty great job at making myself and my mental health a priority, especially when it comes to toxic relationships, overall but specifically with family members. I have put in the grueling effort to create boundaries, voice those boundaries, and keep them.

You Didn’t Make Me A Mommy.

You’re my first, but you didn’t make me mommy. Though your body is the first to transform my body on through to motherhood, another has already taken my heart and soul on the journey. You complete the transformation, but my sweet boy, you didn’t start it. I know it’s confusing. Its hard to explain. It’s …

A homebody’s Busy Week!

I’m back! 2 days in a row, say what?! I know, it’s impressive! 😉 After yesterday’s impromptu post subject (because clearly God had more important things for me to write about!), I wanted to jump back in and share the exciting week we have going on. Lots of things to look forward too, some of …

My Pregnancy Hormones Don’t Diminish The Validity Of My Mental Health Struggles.

A common theme I’m running into now that I’m pregnant is that my mental health -specifically my anxiety – is just referred to as a common side effect of my pregnancy. On days when it becomes to overwhelming to keep to myself I find I’m only met with phrases such as “it’s perfectly normal to …

When Anxiety Tries To Steal The Good Moments

Happy Thursday! Here are some quick little updates before I jump into today’s topic: This little babe inside of me has been growing for an entire 18 weeks now and is the size of a green pepper (which also happens to be one of my favorite snacks)! It’s crazy to believe how fast time is …