I always knew that I wanted to be a mother someday. I had a deep yearning in my heart to experience unconditional love from my very own child, to chase my little one around and to hear that precious word, "Mommy." I had no doubt in my mind this was the path for me. Looking… Continue reading You Don’t Know Until You Know: 8 Things that Surprised Me as a New Mom
"Why did you attend the women's march? What are women lacking that we need to march for?" This was a Facebook message I received from a friend a few days after I attended the 2018 Orange County Women's March. I stared at the message on my phone for a while, shocked at why this would… Continue reading Feminism is for Everybody: Why I Attended the Women’s March
"Yes, I gave you life...but really, you gave me mine." I came across this quote sometime ago and I have no idea who wrote it but it just about melted my entire being when I read it because it describes so accurately how I feel about becoming a mother. It is so absolutely life changing.… Continue reading Being “Mom” and Still Being Me
This is Luna's friend "Don Francisco." He is a funny little puppet who likes to talk to her in a very silly voice that just came out of my mouth one day as I brought him to life. She gets a kick out of him every time he comes out to play with her. It… Continue reading The Joy of Living in the Present
There's hope after the storm!