A Momma Body is a Beautiful Thing

Tonight I took a rare long, warm, soothing shower. I was reminded of nights not long ago when the only way I could relax and relieve some of my round body aches was to shower. During the end of my pregnancies I would look down at my stretched, full midsection. What I saw looked more … Continue reading A Momma Body is a Beautiful Thing

My Struggle with Postpartum Depression & Anxiety

I've been thinking a lot about how to write about my story with postpartum depression and anxiety over the past few years for a little while and honestly I don't know where to start.  Trying to convey the details of this web that tangled me up amidst these joy filled years feels a little overwhelming. … Continue reading My Struggle with Postpartum Depression & Anxiety

Week 38

I can't believe it is almost time to meet you!  I knew when we found out we were expecting this past June that the next 9 months would fly by... but that went even faster than I anticipated!  Life feels like it has been crazy since we found out their was going to be a … Continue reading Week 38

Week 36

...... and my body is not my own. I would like to put a disclaimer out there for this post: it is not going to be politically correct..so proceed with caution... I lay in bed and look down at my swollen legs, thinking about how I can improve circulation to my aching limbs and I … Continue reading Week 36