MAMAHOOD, Pregnancy + Birth

How my birth plan worked out. And why it’s important to have one.

If you haven’t seen any of my other blog posts before I’ll give you a little low down. (Or you can read my first home birth story here, and why I chose a home birth here.) We chose a home birth, I took hypnobirthing and Hypno-babies classes, read books on birth like Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth… Read More How my birth plan worked out. And why it’s important to have one.

Pregnancy + Birth, Recipes

Chicken Soup that will Increase your Milk Supply

Perks of having a midwife who has practiced for more years than you’ve been alive: she knows things, not just things found on Pinterest, but things that have been passed down from generation to generation, midwife to midwife. But now I’m putting it on Pinterest because it’s amazing and should be passed on… Hopefully, the midwife… Read More Chicken Soup that will Increase your Milk Supply

FAITH + MARRIAGE, True Marriage Tips

Four ways Marriage Counseling helped us grow closer than ever.

We weren’t on the brink of divorce. We weren’t separated or even contemplating separation. We knew we loved each other. But we weren’t… happy. Something wasn’t right. We couldn’t communicate. We couldn’t go a week or even a day without some dispute. We thought, maybe this is what people mean when they say you just… Read More Four ways Marriage Counseling helped us grow closer than ever.