Recently (almost eight weeks ago to be exact), I started to feel a sensation of “fullness” in my left ear. My daughter was only six weeks old, and I was barely recovering from my c-section, so I thought I would let my body try to heal whatever was […]
Proud mom of two littles, wife to a big kid, master of the chicken nuggets. International Bestselling Author. Realtor by trade, writer by fun. Keeping it real but not necessarily keeping it together.
We are not even two weeks in as new parents, and are still very much in the honeymoon phase with our bundle of joy. Babies have a way of ensuring you love them very, very quickly–something other moms had told me, but it was true when they said […]
Our baby girl Summer Haven Douglas entered this world on August 30th, 2013 at 8 lbs 10 oz, 20.5 inches long. We are over-the-moon in love with her. Birth Story: I was 41 + 1 on August 30th (her due date was August 22nd), and went into the […]
This shall be my first official rant on this blog…probably aimed at a ton of innocent, well-meaning people. I don’t really understand why pregnancy is one of those times in life where all the unsolicited advice and borderline social-misfit comments come out, but it is, and there are […]
For the last few days, a lot of blog post ideas have been popping up in my head, but most of them have revolved around my own opinions on unpleasant subjects such as the Boston Bombings. Perhaps some will appreciate these opinions, but I’ve taken a vacation day […]
It might be possible, that impending motherhood is giving me a reason to finally say all of these things that have been floating around in my brain for far too many years. Or, it might be because this world is just so crazy, that all I seem to […]
Halfway into our first pregnancy, my husband and I were completely divided as to whether to find out our baby’s gender. I was dying of curiosity, and Rob wanted to keep it a surprise. I tried every way that I knew how to convince him to join my […]