Why I Chose to Quit Breastfeeding

In 2017 when I got pregnant with my daughter I knew I was going to breastfeed. There was no doubt in my mind about it. Breast is best right? Not for me! Breast was horrible. Breast caused my anxiety to skyrocket. I do not regret that I made a decision to quit breastfeeding one bit. The DecisionContinue reading “Why I Chose to Quit Breastfeeding”

A Letter To The Struggling Mom

The days are hard and long. Some days seem like they last 36+ hours. You are at your wits end and ready to give up and cry for the millionth time. To the struggling mom, I see you, I am you. To The Struggling Mom In The Grocery Store I see you with your toddlerContinue reading “A Letter To The Struggling Mom”

I Got Pregnant on an IUD

Yep, you read that right. This baby I am carrying is the result of an IUD pregnancy. In November 2019, we lost a baby at 9-weeks, a missed miscarriage. It turned our world upside down. We struggled with the grief for months before we finally sat down and decided to call off trying again. Our focusContinue reading “I Got Pregnant on an IUD”

The Bittersweetness of a Rainbow Baby

In November 2019, my husband and I experienced a tragic miscarriage of what would have been our second child. We were devastated. Not long after we decided to take time off trying and I got an IUD. I previously wrote about my experience getting pregnant on an IUD with my son. In that post, weContinue reading “The Bittersweetness of a Rainbow Baby”