Some words of solidarity and hope for moms missing babies on their due dates. ❤
The holiday season is bittersweet, especially for families grieving after a miscarriage or another form of loss.
Oct. 16, 2019 Today marks nine days since my husband and I found out I was miscarrying our second baby. And a week since the night we feared I would die as a result. I suppose our story “starts” on a Monday. It was Oct. 7, and it was raining. My two-year-old and I had… Continue reading My missed miscarriage: pregnancy loss, hemorrhage, and grief
I quit my 9-5 after my daughter was born. Here’s why. Disclaimer: This is my story, based on my motherhood journey—no one else’s. I recognize that not every mom wants to quit her job, and many simply don’t have the option. I honor it as a privilege every single day, and fully understand that many… Continue reading Quitting my 9-5 to be a work-from-home mom: Part 1
Today is my birthday. And unlike birthdays in the past, I’m choosing to make a big deal of it. Hear me out. I’ve historically been the type of person who takes pride in maintaining a “low maintenance” personality. I’ve never craved the limelight and have always felt uncomfortable with a lot of attention. And if… Continue reading Why I’ll never let another birthday pass by uncelebrated