motherhood

Quo Cosmetics 2017 Mother’s Day Collection

To this day I still remember 4 year old me, standing next to my mom as she so carefully and beautifully applied her makeup at her vanity, and the moment she first applied a little bit of rouge on my lips to try.  I felt like a legit princess the entire day.  It was a […] Read more…

Show Your Heart For Maternal Health

When we finally got the positive pregnancy tests (plural because I literally took 6 of them to be 100% sure!), my husband and I were over the moon!   Getting to this special moment was no easy feat as I went through almost a year of fertility treatments and appointments before finally getting pregnant so […] Read more…

Dear Mom Without a Village

I remember my first few months of motherhood like it was yesterday.  Everything was new and it was a colossal foreign realm — a mix of frenzy, fear and elation.  Then and now, do I still hear the well-intentioned words from people around me : “You need a break!” or the ever so famous: “It takes […] Read more…

Lose the Cape: Why Moms Need To Just Let It Go

I’ve been working very hard the past few weeks not to yell at my kids.  Or at least, minimize it to once per week, if possible.  Yes, that was quite the gargantuan experiment.  I love my children to the moon and back but geez, there are certainly the good days and the rough days.   […] Read more…

A Bold Start to New Beginnings #DreamBigPrincess

“Hold on, let me just fix your hair for a second, “ I said as I tucked some flyaway pieces back into my daughters side braid.  I don’t know who was more nervous, me or her.  Okay, it was me.  In fact, my little brave princess was far from being apprehensive.  She was ready. This […] Read more…

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