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    Mom Guilt & Learning to say Yes…& No

    I feel like Mom Guilt is the worst feeling in the world. And it doesn’t happen just because I feel like I’m not spending enough time with my child, but I feel like that feeling comes often…like when my house isn’t clean, when I feel like I’m not spending enough time with my husband, when I don’t want to see…

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    How we Chose Full Time Child Care

    I had NO idea what I wanted to do for child care. I knew I would most likely return to work after having William but I didn’t know which route I wanted to take when deciding who would take care of him during the day. Alex and I both have consistent, full-time, 8-5 jobs so we don’t have a lot…

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    William’s Birth Story

    My OB checked me for the first time at 39 weeks and I wasn’t sure I even wanted her to. I assumed I was nowhere near ready for delivery so hearing the news that I wasn’t dilated in the slightest would have been discouraging. Because of how low I was carrying and the pressure I felt in my lower abdomen,…