So I don't know about you, but I can have a pretty mean sweet tooth. I also can never plan ahead and buy the groceries that I need- so when the sweet tooth strikes I have to get creative! I took to the panty and was able to scrape up cookie dough, coco powder and … Continue reading “Moo Bars”
I make promises to people all the time- promise I'll get that done for you, promise I'll call tonight, promise to be there- and I'm pretty good at following through (minus a couple episodes of mom brain). But do you know who I absolutely cannot keep a promise to? Myself. When I first got diagnosed … Continue reading Making promises to myself..
Life has been getting a little crazy here lately! We have been juggling dentist appointments (oh joy), doctors appointments, and getting ready to go back to work. It's been tough in all honesty. I work at a school so the summertime was supposed to be this great thing filled with family days and date nights, … Continue reading Root Canals and Gratitude
I'm a sucker for any type of pastry or danish, but they look so complicated to make right? Wrong! I have a super simple recipe that uses pre-made puff pastry. These pretty braided danishes are great for sunday morning breakfast or an dessert with coffee. Added bonus they make you look fancy! Ingredients: Pepperidge Farm … Continue reading Sunday Morning Cheesecake Danish
Lack of sleep, long nights with nothing but tears, feeling like you have no idea what your doing, Having a baby changes the dynamic of many relationships, but probably the most effected relationship: your marriage. My husband and I had been married for less than year when we found out that we were pregnant with … Continue reading How to Baby-Proof Your Marriage
I have postpartum anxiety. Those words feel foreign as I type them. Over the past month I have been struggling to figure out exactly how this defines me, what dies this mean for me as a mother? While I have yet to come up with very many answers I felt it was important to go … Continue reading When it’s more than just Worry: Postpartum Anxiety
If you are having any trouble nursing please contact a lactation specialist. You can find one here. Starting a good and strong nursing relationship with your newborn will be vital to their development, any questions or concerns you have would be gladly answered by a specialist. I by no means am a lactation specialist, I … Continue reading Troubleshooting Breastfeeding