To the single mom on Mother's Day... I love you. It's 2:30 am, the Friday before my first Mother's Day and I can't help but lay in bed and cry. I am looking back at all these pictures of Max and seeing how much he has grown in such a short time. How is this … Continue reading To the single mom on Mothers Day
Max and I are sitting here on this chilly Sunday morning waiting for volunteer service to start at church and I can't help but become overwhelmed with how fast time is flying by. Max is just shy of two months old and I feel like I had him just yesterday. Everyday he is growing and … Continue reading One month down a million more to go!
We are officially on week 2 of our "staycation" and still aren't fully adjusted. Each morning we set up camp with everything Max and Mommy may need. Whether that be mommys water and snacks, what feels like a whole case of diapers , our dock-a-tot, swaddles and pacis or a beer for mommy when she … Continue reading Postpartum journey : my honest, raw reflection
I told myself I wanted to get Max's birth story written ASAP because it all happened so fast and I didn't want to forget one second of it but... then motherhood started, and you know how that goes! Well, the day I had been waiting for - and secretly dreading - has come and gone. … Continue reading Max makes his entrance
Thank you so much to all of the news and media channels that have taken the time to cover my story and help me spread the word about the #bellyartproject ✨ Find all of the articles below! News Coverage: http://www.cosmopolitan.com/food-cocktails/a8961808/starbucks-maternity-photoshoot/ http://www.refinery29.com/2017/02/142210/starbucks-maternity-photo-shoot http://www.self.com/story/starbucks-themed-maternity-photoshoot?mbid=social_facebook https://www.facebook.com/Cosmopolitan/posts/10155084394702708 http://933flz.iheart.com/onair/scotty-davis-47411/this-starbucks-maternity-shoot-is-pure-15586526/ http://latestnewsnetwork.com/starbucks-fan-paints-the-logo-on-her-pregnant-belly/ http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-4254646/Starbucks-fan-paints-logo-pregnant-belly.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490 https://www.buzzfeed.com/michelleno/starbucks-maternity-shoot?utm_term=.tdXYm2MJ6g#.ubP2OEQ8D7 I'll take a Venti Strawberry Acai Refresher: 1/3 … Continue reading I’ll take a Venti…
Finally! Baby bottle buying made easy! Stop spending hours upon hours browsing your local stores (who am I kidding, TARGET) for the perfect bottle! I have found just the one! Check out my latest review on TwistShake Baby Bottles! . . I think I'll be okay at this whole mom thing, this is pretty much … Continue reading Shake it up baby!
Any day now Max will enter this world but let me tell you... I can not wait any longer! I have become the sassiest impatient woman ever and to my friends, I apologize. Here are the 9 ways you know you are 9 months pregnant. Please excuse my sass but Momma's, you know you've thought … Continue reading 9 ways you know you’re 9 months pregnant
When I found out I was pregnant I knew exactly I wanted for my babes nursery... a girl baby that is! And when I found out I was having a baby boy my initial thought was -there's no way his room is going to look like Spider Man threw up in there-. I wanted his … Continue reading Max’s Oasis
As promised... part two of my sister company post from this morning! The other company I collaborated with is @you_lingerie ! Y'all know I love a good day spent in a robe but we can't forget the pretty goodies that go under the robes! 😉 You Lingerie! features maternity and nursery lingerie sets. While I … Continue reading …Sista!!!
When I find one great maternity company... I do a little happy dance. When I find two... I can't contain my excitement! Recently I collaborated with two amazing sister companies. This morning I'm going to tell you about one of them but keep an eye out for the second piece a little later on! Whoever … Continue reading Sister…