My Top 9 Favorite Home Decor Items

If you know me, you know I love home decor. The following are my top 9 home decor pieces. 1. My Large Cross – This was a wedding gift and it has always hung in our living room no matter where we’ve lived. 2. My Sloth sign – This was a gift from a friend.Continue reading “My Top 9 Favorite Home Decor Items”

To The Grieving Mother on Mother’s Day… This One is For You.

It’s Mother’s Day. This is the day we celebrate all the mothers. We celebrate the women In our lives who have raised us, nurtured us and taught us how to be good people in our society. We celebrate the women who showed us unconditional love from the very beginning. This day is meant to beContinue reading “To The Grieving Mother on Mother’s Day… This One is For You.”

I’m Honestly Not Very Fond of the Word “Mis”carriage

Miscarriage – The act of losing a pregnancy or the act of a baby passing away in the womb before 20 weeks of gestation. To be honest, I’m not very fond of the word “Mis” carriage. When I first suffered a miscarriage, I used this word often. When I googled reasons on why a lossContinue reading “I’m Honestly Not Very Fond of the Word “Mis”carriage”

The Sunshine Blogger Award (2nd nomination!)

Rules of the Sunshine Blogger Award: • Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link back to their blog so others can find them.• Answer the 11 questions asked by the blogger.• Nominate 11 other bloggers and ask them 11 questions.• Notify the nominees about it by commenting on one of their blogContinue reading “The Sunshine Blogger Award (2nd nomination!)”

10 Things to Get Inspired and Fight Writer’s Block

For the last two weeks, I have been dealing with a little thing called… writer’s block. I’ve had writer’s block before, but never to this extent. To be honest I believe it’s a mixture of writer’s block, exhaustion and procrastination. I am exhausted because I am on holiday break, and have been doing my bestContinue reading “10 Things to Get Inspired and Fight Writer’s Block”

My Top 10 Favorite Things About Christmas

My Top 10 Favorite Things About Christmas 1. Christmas Movies and Shows Every year I look forward to watching classic Christmas movies. Whether it’s an adorable Hallmark movie or classic Disney, I am all for it. Some of my favorite Christmas movies of all time are It’s a Wonderful Life, A Christmas Story, The SantaContinue reading “My Top 10 Favorite Things About Christmas”

Let’s Talk About Postpartum Body Image

Hour glass figure, hips, tiny waist, big boobs, clear skin, luscious hair, big eyes, big butt, long legs, small feet, no stretch marks, straight teeth, and perfection. If you are a woman, odds are you have grown up hearing these unrealistic expectations, These expectations and many more, are what our society deems as perfect, beautifulContinue reading “Let’s Talk About Postpartum Body Image”

Waking Up to a Dreadful Phone Call

On Tuesday October 15th, it was an eventful day. This day was the beginning of my university’s fall break. It was also Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. This day impacted me more than I anticipated. I started my Tuesday like any other. Charles and I went to our 9:30am class, then I attended myContinue reading “Waking Up to a Dreadful Phone Call”

Unwanted Reminders

In the beginning of September, I was in a funk. Part of me was depressed and anxious as my “what would have been due date” was approaching…. While other parts of me, was excited for a new beginning. I was excited to start school again. I was excited to continue getting healthier and start ourContinue reading “Unwanted Reminders”