I’ve been overwhelmed with a lot of things for a lot of years. Last year I realized I’d had enough of the chaos and decided to take control of my life. I began taking steps to eliminate anything and...
Having a baby leads to all kinds of body changes, and not all of them leave you feeling too crash hot about yourself. Things are soft that weren't soft before, your core strength has packed up and left and...
Right now I’m pregnant. 18 weeks to be exact. And I hate it. Yup, those words left my lips and fell onto the page. For a long time I felt guilty about it… like really guilty. I thought of...
I’ve got to be honest here, I’m writing this post as more of a reminder to myself to say these positive things to my child. Because lately, things have been rough. We have a newborn and are trying to...
Dear NICU Mum,I see you sitting there in the hospital café, clinging to your cup of decaf wishing it was caffeinated and with that thousand yard stare. I can see that guilty feeling you have right now, guilty that...
I'm never one to shy away from the 'this mom gig is hard' conversations. In fact, I think we should have more of them so we don't feel so alone. I'm not talking about the whole 'chicken nuggets for...
The early days of parenthood are such a blur.  There are things that would be nice to remember for functional purposes, like when did I last give this baby a bath or which breast did he feed on most...
You've never felt hungry like pregnant woman hungry. It's different. As soon as you get an idea of what you want to eat, you have to have it, right then and there. Raging hormones, food aversions and horrible nausea...
Pregnancy is supposed to be such a magical and exciting time of your life. You should be glowing, radiant and thriving as you grow a tiny human. But what about when that’s not the case? What happens when this...
TED Talks are pretty amazing - and once you start watching them, they can become quite obsessive. Which isn't a bad thing considering there are so many talks on seriously interesting topics that can keep you entertained...