This month is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and yet another reason for me to shout from the rooftops that beauty is NOT a reason to expose yourself to toxins or chemicals linked to cancer, hormone disruption, and more. The European Union has banned 1400 of the chemicals scientifically linked to these issues, but the US remains… Continue reading October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Hello! I just wanted to give a quick 34 week pregnancy update! I had my appointment this morning, and all is well.
The following is a story of survival, and how I did it. This is what happens when your other/better half goes out of town for a few days to a Bachelor party (in New Orleans!) while you are at home with two very energetic kids and are 32 weeks pregnant.
Getting married and having a baby are two of the most wonderful/happiest times in a person’s life, right?!? But what if those two happy events happen to two very close sisters at the most imperfect time? DRAMA ensues!
DISCLAIMER: IF YOU ARE SOMEHOW RELATED TO ME OR MARK, YOU PROBABLY DO NOT WANT TO READ THIS (ESPECIALLY IF YOU ARE MY MOM, MARK’S DAD, OR EITHER OF OUR SIBLINGS. YOU’VE BEEN WARNED.)
When I find out I was pregnant, the first thing that crossed my mind was “Sarah’s going to kill me.” Sarah is my little sister who just so happened to be getting married about 8.5 months from the day I found out I was expecting. It has caused a lot of drama and stress in… Continue reading I Survived the Bachelorette Party!
I am writing this blog post today to put it out there. I feel like things like this happen to the best of us moms, even though we try our hardest to be the best moms possible and not let anything bad ever happen to our kids. I am writing this so I can get… Continue reading Please Tell Me I Do Not Suck as a Mom