Things Change

If Only I Would Have Known… That my pre-child Views of the World were going to start changing the moment my son swallowed a demon became a toddler. Before we have our children, I think we all survey our respective upbringings and decide how we “will be and will not be” toward our own progeny in relation […]

That I’d Miss The Newborn Stage

If Only I Would Have Known… that I would actually miss all of those I’m-so-exhausted-I’d-rather-be-in-a-corner-crying newborn moments. When they’re happening, especially with a first baby I think, it’s so tempting to look at your red faced screaming infant and think, “I had NO idea what I was getting myself into.” You just want to be […]

To Let Go & Let God

If only I would have known… that try as you may, you’re never going to get it 100% “perfect” on your own. What I mean by this is that in the recent weeks, I have realized just how many decisions today’s moms are faced with – and the intense scrutiny that all of those decisions […]

It Really Is That Tough

If only I would have known… Just how challenging this whole “new mom” thing was going to be. Everyone tells you all those cliche phrases like: “get your sleep while you can!” and “I hope you have your running shoes on!” but to be quite honest, as much as you know those people are right, […]