As a first-time mom I did a LOT of research before giving birth. I wanted to be prepared for any and everything that I could. (Hello enneagram type threes!) Unfortunately, there’s no way you can prepare for everything. There’s also a lot of things that nobody talks about that make it difficult to prepare for. […]
Today my son is an entire month old. When I was still pregnant my mom-friends would often tell me to cherish every moment because once they’re here, they grow so fast. Of course they were telling me this when I was nine months pregnant in the middle of a record-setting hot summer and all I […]
The day I found out I was pregnant, I recorded this message to my unborn child. Since then I’ve done my best to document the pregnancy along the way so that one day he will be able to look back and see what my life was like before I was “mom.”
How do you deal with mom-guilt when you aren’t even a mom yet?