It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Christmas is a magical time of year.  There’s something about snow, Christmas music, decorations, and the soft glow of Christmas lights.  Our house turns into a Christmas wonderland.  Or, like my husband likes to say, it looks like Hallmark Channel exploded in our house.  Okay, okay, so I go a little over the top decoratingContinue reading “It’s the most wonderful time of the year!”

Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy(ICP)

Have you ever been itchy during pregnancy?  The normal itch of dry, stretching skin during pregnancy is nothing compared to the deep itch and burn ones experiences when they have ICP. When I was around 36 weeks pregnant, I began feeling extremely itchy, to the point where I was unable to sleep at night.  MyContinue reading “Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy(ICP)”

My Experience with Breastfeeding

When I was pregnant with my son, I had every intention to breastfeed.  In fact, I didn’t give formula feed a thought.  Why wouldn’t I breastfeed?  My mom did and so did my aunts, what could possibly stop me?  After delivering my son, the nurse immediately put him to my breast and I attempted toContinue reading “My Experience with Breastfeeding”

A Stay-at-Home Mommy

Being a mom changes everything.  Yes, it’s cliché to say that, but it’s also the truth. You honestly don’t understand the true meaning behind that until you become a mom.  At this point I’ve done the stay-at-home mom gig and the working mom gig and although they’re both difficult to juggle, I must say stayingContinue reading “A Stay-at-Home Mommy”