Pregnant While Depressed

I thought of a million ways to address this subject during the course of my pregnancy. I couldn’t figure out a way to broach the subject. Then I reminded myself about how candid I’ve always been in sharing my battle with mental health Β (see this blog) and that this blog post should be no different.…

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Pregnancy Blues, Eating Healthy and Other Stuff

I can’t believe I actually made the time to sit down and write in this blog! I feel like this deserves a pat on the back! πŸ™‚ All jokes aside, being exhausted doesn’t do much for my literary genius and I also happen to be writing for a really cool blog called Atlanta Area Moms…

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5 Fears of Birth Repeat Moms Can Still Experience

I’m no first timer to the motherhood rodeo. My oldest child is officially a teen and my youngest is rapidly approaching double digits. With all this experience tucked under my belt, I am still terrified of my pending birth and newborn lifestyle I will soon be encountering once more. You might be wondering why, and…

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5 Reasons I Hate the Baby Center Forum

As most of us know at this point in our lives, the internet can be isΒ a crazy place. With the world being made up of so many different people it’s no wonder the internet is a vast dumping ground of opinions including my own. There is one particular community I am going to give my…

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Hello world!

Originally posted on nisandthat:
When I created this blog, I was a full-time mom, working from home, homeschooling, crafting, gardening, cooking, consuming less, and dreaming of alpaca ranches and homesteading. The purpose of this blog was to share the journey, the journey toward living a more holistic, natural life. I planned on posting homeschool curriculum,…

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What Happened When I Lost My Pregnancy

This is a topic that is so hush-hush and taboo. Pregnancy loss. I cringe when I hear it, I cringe when I say it; but it’s something so significant, it happens everyday, and it happened to me. And it happened more than once. Way back when I found out I was pregnant for the first…

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What We’ve Learned In Marriage

Today I’m doing something a little different. I was committed to the idea of sharing how I’ve learned so much through marriage, but I felt like the story would be incomplete without the input of the very person I am married to. I’d like to extend a warm welcome and introduction to my best friend…

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ADHD- The Myth and My truth

When you carry your little one snuggly under your heart, you’re envisioning their face, their 10 fingers and toes, their smell, their smiles etc. What you’re not thinking about is the possibility that one day they may hit a bump in the road and it’s not something they can just “outgrow”. You have a sneaking…

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And Just When I Thought I Had it All Together

I look up and realize I have not posted in this blog in a year. A WHOLE YEAR. Now this isn’t to say that I haven’t been blogging…but I’ve totally neglected this blog. And I guess the reality is…transitioning from SAHM to working mom means there aren’t as many crafting days with the kiddies…and parenting…

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Just A Snippet of My Life

I really must get better at working and blogging! I didn’t imagine that going back to work was going to change things so much for me….and then I started working and it definitely changed so much for me! However, I am pleased to say I think I’m getting over the hump finally. While I was…

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