I Can’t Find the Balance

Life has most certainly changed since adding “mom” to my resume. I was stressed and tired before I had a child. I am stressed and tired now that I have a child. Lol. My time is completely monopolized by a small human and when I’m not with her I’m working. I had no intention of…

M’s Grand Arrival | part 2

I won’t write a long intro. We’ll just jump back into the story ☺️ (You can find Part 1 here.) We decided to go with the vacuum delivery to force M out of her cozy home. At this point I was exhausted. I wanted to sleep for days. In between contractions/pushes I was given oxygen and…

M’s Grand Arrival | part 1

I haven’t shared our birth story yet because I’ve been unsure about how to publicly do it. I don’t want to overshare my or M’s life (although my family will tell you I’m way past that point here in Blogland), but I want to tell my story here in my space. So here’s a condensed,…

When the Happiest Time of Your Life is the Hardest pt.2

Welcome back. I know I haven’t shared the birth story but long story short, delivery was long and rough and left me feeling very very beat up. My experience and recovery played a big role in my ppd. Everyone’s experience is different and today I’m sharing mine. After we got past the breastfeeding hump I…

Introducing Madelyn Louise

HI! I am alive and also a (human) mom now. My, how quickly things change. This won’t ever be a mommy blog, but there are baby related things I want to record and write down so my next few post might be mom-heavy. But also some book posts. (LOL because I have any time to…