Embrace your temple.

This photo speaks volumes to me. I struggled with the idea of ‘baby weight’, with the idea that my body was now less beautiful because of my stretch marks, with the stigma that mothers will never love their bodies the same again. Well let me tell you. Over the past year I’ve really done some…

Help Yourself.

This is me. Leaving my first counseling session. We lose ourselves along the way of becoming a wife and mother. We suffer in silence. Unknown to family and friends. But we are not alone.

My Thoughts of Today.

  I’ll be honest I struggle with this on a daily. So many nights after Nora goes to sleep and the day has come to an end. I feel defeated. The phrase, ‘the cleaning can wait, your baby won’t last’ literally haunts my mind. Did I spend enough time with her? Instead of doing the…