Stories of Motherhood: Uncensored

Fourth Trimester

Honestly, motherhood is hard as hell. It’s ram your head through a wall hard. It’s cry your eyes out at two in the morning hard. It’s wanting to sc...

A Mirror of My Selfishness

Before having kids, I wasn’t what you’d typically call a “party girl”, in the sense that you wouldn’t always find me out on a Friday or Saturday ni...

How Babies Can Affect Your Marriage [Part 1]

Photography by Lindsey Tuscany I am not a marriage expert. I am not a baby expert. However, I am a wife and first time mom.  I have been a wife ...

She was Different--I Felt it in My Bones

Autism. It’s a diagnosis most of us know by name, but we don’t really know what it entails. We may think it’s someone who rocks back and forth and...

On Cloud 9

The story of my son's birth wasn't originally intended to be a homebirth.  Originally, we had planned to have our son at a free standing birth cent...

The Journey of a Home Birth

When you think of a birth story, you might just think of the labor and delivery part but in the case of me and my son, Silas, getting to that part...

The First Two Weeks Are The Hardest

Breastfeeding didn’t start out how I had dreamed & hoped for... We ended up finger feeding my expressed milk for the first 2 1/2 weeks! Yes, my...

Just Because It's Natural, It Does NOT Mean It's Easy

I’m currently a mother of two little boys under the age of two. As if that weren’t enough of an adventure, I also decided that I wanted to take on...

A Baby's Gotta Eat!

I was out shopping with a friend when baby got hungry. I had nowhere to sit and feed him and I didn’t want to sit in a bathroom stall for 30+ minu...

When People Say, "Just Use A Cover"

I’ve often heard people say, “I don’t know why it’s such a big deal to use a cover when you breastfeed.” Well, here’s why! Not every Mother has th...

A Mother's Worst Fear

My baby has been waking up a lot in the middle of the night. Not sure if it is from teething, or if the seven month sleep regression turned into th...

Self-Love

 Repost from Instagram: Shameless selfie because I bought my first "mom bod" swim suit today. And I finally feel the self love. I haven't bought a...