I've been a mom a little over a year now, such a long, exhausting and beautiful year. Calvin is fifteen months and life after birth has been quite interesting. Between the sleepless nights and long playful afternoons, motherhood has definitely gotten the best of me. It’s nothing that I imagined but definitely is [...]
oh wubbanub, how much Calvin loves you! If you haven’t heard of this pacifier, it's a must buy. @wubbanub should be on the top of your list for your baby registry. We’ve had to buy two of them because Calvin uses it so much. I’ve tired buying him other paci’s and even shared about how [...]
Now this, this is a place you won't ever regret visiting but will regret missing. This weekend we had a family date at one of the most popular pop art exhibits in the city, @colorfactory. Here's some info about the exhibit: ( info from their website) Color Factory is a collaborative interactive exhibit that debuted [...]
While I was pregnant I spent a lot of time with different moms. I wanted to be around them and just see their life from an outside perspective. One thing I heard a lot from them was how lonely they felt sometimes. Some shared that their friends don’t come around often or getting an invite [...]
One of my biggest fears as I was preparing to welcome Calvin into my world was how well would I handle my anxiety around him. The thought of that made me weary. How will I explain to him my random breakdowns or the picking of my hair? Will I make him anxious? Nervous? Or worse, [...]
This summer has been filled with so many adventures with Calvin, but as a city mama, it often can be a struggle when carrying too many things. So here's my summer go-to bag. This is the diaper bag I use when I'm doing small trips to Target or to get groceries. This is one of [...]
I wrote this piece for a company called " Deckandoar", they have a beautiful movement called " #Dearmothermovement" and I was honored to be chosen to share this piece of my heart and encouragement. My son was a premature baby born at 33 weeks and we spent two weeks in the NICU.