Mental Health, Postpartum and Beyond

Not Mine

Last week I had a difficult thought. My body is not my own. I wake up every day and I get my daughter dressed and ready for the day. I feed her, clean the house, and play with her. Generally I'm cleaning while holding her or trying to keep her busy. I hold her until… Continue reading Not Mine

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Postpartum and Beyond

Why Babies are Terrible

Babies have a reputation of being cute and innocent. They're small and they don't know anything. Don't let this reputation fool you though. They are really adorable little terrors. They come into your life and they turn everything upside down. Today we are going to take a look at why babies are actually the worst.… Continue reading Why Babies are Terrible

Pregnancy

3rd Trimester To Do

You're nearly there! Hooray! I hope you're just as excited as you are tired of being pregnant. Now that you're here (or nearly there) let's take a look at the things you should be taking care of in these final months. Baby Movements Keep track of your baby's movements. If you notice less kicks it… Continue reading 3rd Trimester To Do

Postpartum and Beyond

Utilize your Village

Once to twice a week my parents will take Little P for the day. Usually Friday is my dad's day and my mom will get Saturday or Sunday depending on her plans and what I have going on. I never thought anything of it until one of my friends pointed out that Little P is… Continue reading Utilize your Village