Posts in Momfessional
The 6 Most Important Steps to Deal with PostPartum Depression

Dealing with being a stay at home mom is hard. I never knew how hard until I became one. I always thought being a stay at home mom would be wonderful. It is very hard, but it’s something you don’t know how difficult it can be until you are deep in the trenches of being a mother. Add depression to the difficulty of being a stay at home mom, and every day will be a challenge.

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Mourning The End Of Breastfeeding To Embrace Toddlerhood

When I first found out I was pregnant with Sebastian, breastfeeding was the one thing I knew I wanted to do. It wasn't really an option, more of a given. I was given the ability to birth children and to feed them from my body, so why would I do it any other way? As all good plans go, that did not work out for me. I don’t know if it was the C-Section, jaundice, a possible undiagnosed lip-tie, but for whatever reason, I just could not keep up production for him. It wasn’t for lack of trying because I was constantly attached to a machine or a child, and I still just did not have enough. Finally, after months of around the clock trying I said enough and I threw in the towel.

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Proud Preschool Graduate

My son just had his preschool graduation last week and he was such a proud preschool graduate! He was truly beaming and I was saddened by the whole thing because my little boy is growing up. He always, tells me, "But mama! everyone grows up and gets bigger! I have to get bigger too!" and I always tell him, "I know, but I don't want you to grow up so fast!" It really does seem like time is just passing us by and it's all happening a little too quickly for me.

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