Posting Kids Online

I knew very early in my pregnancy I didn’t want to post any (overt) pictures of my child online the way most people do. I’m not writing this to condemn … Continue reading Posting Kids Online

I Don’t Want My Pre Pregnancy Body Back

I understand the sentiment and get what people are reaching for when they say they want their pre pregnancy body (PPB) back, but I don’t want mine back. Past is … Continue reading I Don’t Want My Pre Pregnancy Body Back

My Vaginal, Unmedicated, Homebirth

Why? Why vaginal birth? Many articles casually suggested getting a c-section, but I knew I was too healthy for such a thing. Plus, vaginal made the most sense because it’s … Continue reading My Vaginal, Unmedicated, Homebirth

Becoming a Stay At Home Mom

Written before baby was born. Home Grown I’ve always been a homebody. As a child, I stayed mostly at home, finding adventure mostly in my house via books and writing. … Continue reading Becoming a Stay At Home Mom

What I’ll Miss & Not Miss About Pregnancy

Since I recently had a child, my next few blog posts will be about my pregnancy, birth, and motherhood. This was the first thing I wrote as my due date … Continue reading What I’ll Miss & Not Miss About Pregnancy

10 Things I Learned About Pregnancy

There’s so much more than 10 things, but a woman’s gotta start somewhere. 1 I Am Not Infertile: I’ve had this reoccurring thought/fear I’m infertile and would deserve it because … Continue reading 10 Things I Learned About Pregnancy

Vegan Pregnancy Was It?

One of the first things I was told about veganism while pregnant was not to do it and/or that’ll it be hard to get protein. My eyes rolled back so … Continue reading Vegan Pregnancy Was It?

Pregnancy & Women’s Bodies/Rights

If you missed it, I’m pregnant. I’m feeling all the things you imagine I’d be feeling and more. Then amplify those ideas infinitely. I never knew such joy and anxiety … Continue reading Pregnancy & Women’s Bodies/Rights