Instagram Giveaway

It’s almost fall y’all and what better way to celebrate than with a giveaway on Instagram? Me and 7 other mamas have partnered up to give ONE lucky winner a chance to win a Kate Spade Watson Lane tote that comes with a removable 13″ laptop sleeve, a $100 Target gift card, and a one-of-a-kind…

JORD Fieldcrest Dark Sandalwood Watch

Favorite Summer Watch: For Women AND Men

I rarely wear any jewelry or accessories except a set of Pandora earrings hubby gifted me, and a watch. I’m obsessed with watches. My husband is the same way. We always gift each other watches but during the summer we rarely wear any due to the summer heat and also the bulkiness of certain watches.…

For Beginners: Maternity Shoot

When I was first pregnant with Ava, a lot of my monthly bump photos were taken with my cellphone. Hubby gifted me a Nikon 3200 DSLR few months before Ava was born. I was ecstatic as I’ve always wanted a really nice DSLR and with a baby on the way, it was perfect opportunity to…

This is Motherhood For Me

It’s been a crazy 6 weeks being home with a newborn and 2 year old toddler. My days are getting mixed up, the day never seems to have enough hours, and sleep deprivation is something I thought was bad with my first but is no where comparable this time around. My children are complete opposites,…

Newborn: The First Week

The first week home with Amelia has been a bit chaotic. We were discharged from the hospital on Saturday after she was born. Even then, we weren’t sure if she’d be able to come home with us that day because of her jaundice levels. However, her pediatrician gave us the OK once her levels had…

Amelia’s Birth Story

I probably should have wrote the summary of Ava’s birth story immediately after it happened, but because she was my first and a lot of things occurred during and thereafter, I simply never had the time. Let’s just say hers was an extremely long labor. I’ll have to find the time to write my experience…

The Waiting Game

37 weeks and I am exhausted beyond any means. Whatever that means. Lately my brain has been scattered, my body is exhausted from chasing after a 2 year old while growing a baby. I’ve gained more weight this time around than I did with Ava so it is harder for me to get up if…