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Baby #3 – Bell’s Birth Story

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All day I felt off. I couldn’t get into anything, I couldn’t rest, my kids seemed overly challenging to me today as well. This to me was a sign that maybe she was coming or at least I was hopeful….

Postpartum in the NICU

Posted on: by Kate

Sometimes the most unexpected and horrific things can happen in a split second. Let me give you the background of how I even experience postpartum in the NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit). Our son at 7 days old was being…

HomeBirth Story: Baby B #2

Posted on: by Kate

11pm on January 26th, 2019 laying in bed my water broke. I hadn’t yet fallen asleep, I was doing some spiritual reading after my friend dropped off some new crystal gifts to my house. I mention this detail, because energy…

A letter on loss of a baby

Posted on: by Kate

This morning was about reflection and letting go. I’m treating myself to a favorite cup of joe, since I haven’t had one in 3 months because I was pregnant. You might be thinking, why would you post this? Well, because…

Planning Baby B #2

Posted on: by Kate

November marks the month I’m going to start treating myself like the mother goddess I am. Ponder this:  Why when pregnant do we take  the best care of ourselves? Why not do this always? Why not live the best for…

Trying the Ava Bracelet

Posted on: by Kate

I recently gave in to the Facebook ads and purchased the Ava Bracelet. I’ve been using it for about 2 months now and so far like it, but wish it did have some more capabilities. For those who don’t know…

Stoping breastfeeding

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Breastfeeding is a big deal. We all have goals and timelines in our mind when we go into it. My goal was to get to two year and I stopped at 19 1/2 months. It was honestly the perfect time….

A Year and A Half

Posted on: by Kate

As a mom I think making it to the first Birthday is a really big deal. I mean, come on…You have this new little human you have no experience with, you have to keep them alive, and thriving all while…

Don’t be a Mom Hater

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Look, keeping a child alive and thriving is hard enough work as is. We don’t need to be hating on moms as well. It’s hard to make all the rich decisions, be the best and give the best to these…

One years old

Posted on: by Kate

One year old. This day last year (12-31-15), peacefully at home preparing to enjoy a quite New Year’s Eve as our daughter was going to soon be earth side with us, my labor began (2weeks early). Who would know that…