Podcast ep #3 on Living Simply with Jessica Harris: Are you taking time to celebrate the wins you experienced in motherhood, even during the stressful times. I asked myself this question after an amazing conversation with other moms whose children were on the spectrum (autistic). I had to sit with this for a bit to… Continue reading Celebrating Motherhood Through the Lens of an Autism Mom
My first loss…
Being at the hospital alone can be terrifying especially when you aren't sure what is happening. Its even worse when the doctors and/or nurses appear to not be on your side. Its like am I really here all alone or is there someone actually fighting with me in my corner? The day I miscarried for… Continue reading My first loss…
The first time I ever saw the plus sign on a pregnancy test, I thought I was fooling myself. I had made sure to grab a 3 pack just in case if one of them gave me a false reading. Yea, that positive sign came back up each time. Flashback to 2012 The amount of… Continue reading It’s Positive…
Watch what you say…
Sometimes we say things because it’s the first thing or thought that comes to our mind. But is it the right thing to say? Should I have waited before saying that? Could this have been avoided if I just waited before speaking? Sometimes we get so caught up in our response to a situation or… Continue reading Watch what you say…
I am 1 in 4…Pregnancy and Infant Loss
October is Pregnancy and Infant loss awareness month. But let’s, be honest. This is not the only month that the loss is on our minds. It’s not the only time of the year that it sticks out. There are special occasions, birthdays and more when the memory starts to surface. Sometimes we have physical reminders… Continue reading I am 1 in 4…Pregnancy and Infant Loss
Can I have a party?
My four year old asked me over this weekend if he could have a birthday party. I had to sit and really explain that there was a good chance that he would not have an actual party filled with friends the way he has seen them in the past. It’s more than just the virus.… Continue reading Can I have a party?
What are you connected to?
Yesterday I saw so many emails about the outage of FB and IG and it made me think, what are you connected to? How much do you rely on social media to reach your audience? How much do you use it to pass time? I was in a work call and when we saw the… Continue reading What are you connected to?
Day 5: Congratulations!
What was the last thing you accomplished? Was it a promotion, a new baby, the start of your business? Did you take time to celebrate it or were you focused on getting to the next phase? While you are thinking about that last question, I wanted to congratulate you for showing up this week. You… Continue reading Day 5: Congratulations!
Day 4: Flat Tire
Have you ever woke up to get your day started and noticed that one of your tires are flat? Well, I haven't before, but I did on Thursday. My kids and I walked up to the car and I realized that one of my tires were flat. There was no way I could take them… Continue reading Day 4: Flat Tire
5 Days of Gratitude Challenge Day 1 Reflection
Earlier this month, I wrote about being grateful. God has truly blessed my family and I with the ability to find His beauty in each day. This is despite what may be actually taking place in our lives. Over the last two years, I have been able to see the difference in myself and how… Continue reading 5 Days of Gratitude Challenge Day 1 Reflection