The first year of motherhood can be rough. It’s a wonderfully awesome, exhausting, and thrilling ride. It’s the year that your life will completely turn upside down and right side up again. Your abilities and decisions will never be in question more often than during this first year. Continue reading
You have decided to start a weekly self-care ritual and you are extremely excited to finally get out of the house by yourself! Your husband has agreed to watch the kids for a couple of hours on Sundays and you are so ready to just relax…But what exactly are you going to go do? Where will you go? How will you spend this precious time?! Continue reading
On December 18, 2015, 4:04 A.M. my beautiful baby girl was born, in my bedroom, in a tub of water! My life as I knew it had forever changed. I will always remember this day and cherish the birth of my daughter. I write this with a humble confidence, to empower other women with their birthing experience. My hope is that these words will reach you in your time of need. I hope that it can motivate and inspire you, and give you encouragement in your birthing decisions.
Deciding where to have your birth is probably one of the most important decisions that you will make as a mother. However, a home birth is usually not the first option on most people’s minds. There are so many unknowns. What if something goes wrong? I am writing this article to answer some of those questions and to bring awareness to the reality of childbirth.