The Corner of Motherhood and Mental Health

It’s 2:12 a.m. and I’m rocking my six-month-old to sleep after she woke from some painful teething. I could put her down now that she’s sufficiently drowsy, but I don’t want to at this moment. There have been days when I’ve had to leave her in her crib as she cried while I walked out… Continue Reading The Corner of Motherhood and Mental Health

Waiting For A

Waiting For A

Cloth diapers are in the first drawer. Blankets are on her ladder. Richard Parker is patiently waiting in her crib. Almost every afternoon, I impatiently sit on her glider. We just had one big ultrasound and that was going to give us some final answers, but that didn’t happen.  So, here we are waiting. We’re waiting… Continue Reading Waiting For A

3rd Trimester – My Truth

3rd Trimester – My Truth

We have made it to the 3rd trimester y’all!  We’ll, we’re a week into the final starting line, but here we are! It’s been something. For months, I’ve asked friends about this and that and nothing compares to actually experiencing it myself.  So, in honor of reaching over 90% viability with Baby A. . .I give you the… Continue Reading 3rd Trimester – My Truth

Namaste Mamí – Finding Jesus & Yoga

Namaste Mamí – Finding Jesus & Yoga

“Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.” Matthew 6:34 (NIV) Y’all, I have found yoga. Well, I’ve actually had yoga in my life for the last year or so. I don’t get too crazy with it and I’m not exactly consistent with… Continue Reading Namaste Mamí – Finding Jesus & Yoga