First Comes Self-Love, Then Comes Marriage, Then Comes…Baby!

Some would say our daughter was conceived some time in March this year. But to me, it was in the summer of 2014 when I committed to breaking my habit of losing myself in unhealthy relationships and instead began focusing on being a reliable, organized, and hardworking woman who would be able to support another … Continue reading First Comes Self-Love, Then Comes Marriage, Then Comes…Baby!

My More Self-Compassionate Definition of “Natural Birth”

What's black-and-white and red all over? My mindset this past month about giving birth plus the red stuff that comes out of you during and after it (i.e. blood). Before I took birthing classes I thought that natural birth meant vaginal birth. Then in my birthing class I learned that it meant vaginal birth without … Continue reading My More Self-Compassionate Definition of “Natural Birth”