Mothers & Mental Health| Week 7| Lorraine

Meet Lorraine from Texas! Welcome today’s special guest, Lorraine! Hi mama, how are you on this day? Outstanding How many children do you have? 3 How old were you when you had your first child? 21 Do you remember your initial reaction when you found out you were pregnant? Yes..it went like “Oh Shit”  What […]

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How I Stay Organized

One of my favorite things to do is organize. I love having a plan and being prepared. It’s so easy to fall off track but I can guarantee that being the slightest bit organized can help you get back on track. If your anything like me, you have a ton of different ways to organize […]

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Tinder Success Story

For a while, I’ve debated telling anyone this story. I always said I would reveal it at the wedding or maybe even hold on to it ’till the day we die. But since I feel so safe, secure, and confident in my relationship, I felt sharing wouldn’t be an issue. Besides, it fits the mood. […]

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Mothers & Mental Health |Week 6| Jasmine

Meet Jasmine from Chicago! Logan Square/Humboldt Park Area Let’s give a warm welcome to Jasmine Starr H! Hi mama, how are you feeling today? I have been pretty down today but trying to keep my spirits alive for Christmas. How many children do you have?  I have 2 and one on the way. A five-year-old […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day! (Parks & Rec Edition)

Happy Valentine’s day everyone! Remember, today isn’t just about chocolates, jewelry, or the usual expected things. You can also make it about YOU! Or maybe Parks and Recreation? Enjoy this Parks and Rec themed Valentine’s post! Just like Parks and Rec, there are so many ways to celebrate love. Whether it be spending it with […]

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What to Expect After Giving Birth— and Why First-Time Moms Are Clueless

Is anyone aware of this rejected Oscars ad made by the company Frida Mom? Sadly, this ad was rejected by ABC and the Oscars for being “too graphic”. This is why moms are blinded when it comes to postpartum recovery. Because what’s supposed to be natural and beautiful, society thinks of it as gross. The […]

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A Pregnant Woman’s Food Wish-List

Hi everyone and happy hump day! How is everyone today? I found this screenshot of all the foods I wanted to eat but couldn’t due to hyperemesis gravidarum aka severe morning sickness aka hell, and I thought I’d share. It was around this time last year when I found out I was going to be […]

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How I Express My Love

“We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.” —Friedrich Nietzsche LOVE 1. An intense feeling of deep affection. 2. A great interest and pleasure in something. Now that we know the definition of love, we know that love is such an important part of our lives. […]

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Mothers & Mental Health|Week 5|Lisa

Meet Lisa from Toronto! Let’s give a warm welcome to Lisa! Hi mama, how are you today? Pretty great How many children do you have? 1 How old were you when you had your first child? 38 Do you remember your initial reaction when you found out you were pregnant? Nervous What first comes to […]

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Vision Board 101

What’s a better way to get motivated than by using a vision board? It’s easy, fun to make, and it’s visual! A vision board is a collection of pictures, images, and or words of your choosing, put together to help drive you closer to your goals. Many people have different interpretations of it and there […]

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