Pregnancy

In 2018, the global revenue of the baby care products market is estimated to generate about 11.4 billion U.S. dollars. That's a lot of money that parents, grandparents, and other caretakers are spending every year on products made specifically for such a tiny human. As an expectant mother, I had no...

My Birth Story

WARNING: The following post contains graphic descriptions of childbirth. Expectations My due date was June 16, 2017. In the weeks leading up to my due date, I had decided against having cervical checks at my weekly appointments because I had read that they could be painful and was not a reliable...
Who knew bringing home a tiny human required so much STUFF? In the nine months I had leading up to arrival of my son, Elijah, I mostly spent time researching what I did and did not need, to make our lives a little bit easier. With the things I...
The fact that we, as women, have bodies capable of growing a whole person inside of us is a miraculous thing. There's nothing quite like seeing that line appear on the first pregnancy test, and then taking ten more tests just to be sure. As amazing as our bodies are,...
Wife, mother, and career-driven woman. Navigating the crazy adventure that life is taking us on.