Tag: hormones

Today, I'm celebrating 8 years of motherhood as my oldest daughter Ava has entered the tween years, my little Ava Bear is 8 years old.  There hasn't been a single day where she hasn't made herself known. My pregnancy with her wasn't easy by any means and then she...
Almost 8 years ago, I had a baby! I knew that change was inevitable, however, I was unaware of how drastically it would change. I was 24 when I got pregnant, and Ava was born just a few months before my 25th birthday. Frequently when asked about babies, people...
There is this coffee floating around designed to help increase your brain power, mental clarity and all those wonderful things we mothers rely on to help us get through a day with the mind ninja's (children). I don't do anything until I've had a cup of coffee..with sugar! Sugar has been...
Mocha Brownie Cookies
Growing up my fondest memories during the holidays were not the toys that we received.  The traditions were what made the holidays so special, even as an adult they still are!  Every year we put the same decorations on the tree, ate the same dinner, snacked on the same...
Postpartum Depression is not a secret, when we talk about it, we can stop the whispers behind closed doors! It's terrible and I had it, along with many other mothers and not just 1st-time mothers. It can also happen to adoptive mothers. Did you know that 1 in 8...