This nap was going to be different. I could feel it. White noise on, sleep sack on, paci in and about 4 more placed around the crib, and sweet, tired eyes in full effect. He went down quick, unlike the other two failed naps earlier that day. This was going to finally be it, the … Continue reading The nap that (almost) broke me.
The moment I stopped trying to be everything for everyone else, my life changed, my self perception changed, my anxiety decreased and I started to love who God created me to be.
The days are longggg, but the weeks are short. I can't believe I have a 5 week old. I also can't believe how I have managed to survive the past 5 weeks with how little sleep I've had. But MOST importantly...I can't believe how in love I am with this tiny human...and that he is … Continue reading Newborn “Must-Haves”
To be thankful is to express gratitude and relief. But it feels so much more than that to me. Not just today, on Thanksgiving, but every day there is something to be thankful for. Thanksgiving allows us to reflect on all we are thankful for in our lives; our health, family, love, friends, jobs, education, … Continue reading To Be Thankful.
A good friend once gave me the greatest advice. I was venting about being upset and frustrated over the way someone had treated me so poorly; and completely unwarranted I might add. I was confused, angry and sad. I couldn't understand for the life of me why this was happening or what I did to … Continue reading The Truth About Negative Nancy’s