Finding Your Self-Identity In Motherhood

Did you lose your self-identity after becoming a mother? I know I did. I was so focused on being a perfect mom and a perfect wife and a perfect everything for everyone that in the process, I lost sight of who I was. Not to say that I knew...

On My Life’s Purpose

What is your life’s’ purpose? I thought that as a mom, my purpose was TO BE A MOM. The past few days have taught me that even though I enjoy being a mom, it is not my life’s purpose. I mean, am I the only one that feels that...

How Bed Sharing Can Save You Money | Sleep After Baby

In this day and age, we are constantly bombarded with innovative products that promise to simplify our lives. This is especially true in the baby industry. From the second you find out you are expecting, you begin browsing the baby stores, Amazon, and the ever euphoric, Target. You choose...

Morning Pages | Personal Growth For Mothers

If I told you that there is one simple thing you could do to change your life, once and for all, would you believe me? If I told you that this “thing” is free and more accessible than you think, would you give me a few minutes and actually...

How To Get Your Baby To Sleep Anywhere | Sleep After Baby

With its lightweight features, the Dock-A-Tot can be one of the simplest baby products to take with you anywhere you go. From the bedroom to the living room to a tropical island in the Caribbean. I waited until my son was five months old to purchase the DockATot even...

The Impartial Reason For Why We Cosleep

As I try to articulate my thoughts on this topic, I can’t help but feel my chest tighten up. Co-sleeping has brought us comfort, warmth, and peace of mind. Three things I never thought I would be able to feel again at night. This is a topic that I...

Nexplanon | A Birth Control Review

In my twenty-eight years of life, I have never used birth control. The main reason for that being my mother. She always advised me against it and so I listened. However, after Liam was born, I knew that I would look into the different options available to me. I...

What Does Baby Eczema Look Like

Google the words “baby eczema” and you will find hundreds if not thousands of heart-wrenching photos. These photos, however, will only give you a glimpse into the harsh reality of parents with eczema-prone children. They do not describe to you what baby eczema really is or what it looks...

Balancing Marriage + Motherhood

  Before I was a mother, I was a lover. For five years all my sweet social media posts, romantic actions, and heart belonged to my one and only love, Jay Jay. We started dating in July of 2012, became engaged in December of 2015, got married in December...

Eczema | Laundry Routine

Our biggest challenge in taking care of Liam has been managing his Eczema. In a past post, I wrote about our introduction to the Atopic Dermatitis and I found that many mothers could relate. Therefore, I have decided to start a series on all things Eczema. I hope these...