Nothing else I do in life will ever be as meaningful as caring for and raising my tiny human, and I think that has finally started to sink in with me.
To sum up this entire post, cloth diapers are not hard to use, they work even better than I ever expected, they fit her so well, and I am absolutely in love with our fluff! You can pretty much stop reading now if that's all you were after, but if you want more details, read on!
If you've never had to deal with colic, get on your knees now & thank the Lord above. Believe me, there are about 10000000 other things I'd rather endure than hours upon hours of a screaming-til-she's-red-in-the-face-and-sweating baby who can't seem to be helped. We're 9 weeks in now, and I've learned a thing or two about helping our sweet girl with her 24/7 belly ache and, in turn, how to make parenting more bearable.
The truth of the matter is that, even compared to my intense battles with depression prior to your arrival, this was the absolute hardest thing I had ever dealt with. I was terrified to be alone with you, not because I was afraid I would hurt you or myself, but because it felt like I was dying during what should've been the happiest days of my life.
I had sincerely hoped to be one of those women who just love being pregnant. Pregnancy is getting to participate in the miracle of life, what is there not to love, right? Alas, I have a confession to make and I'm learning to cope with it: I do not enjoy being pregnant. At 34 weeks pregnant, it's safe to say … Continue reading Confessions of an Expectant Momma
Why do I wanna do it in the first place? If you've read any of my other posts, it's pretty easy to gather that I'm a big fan of saving money. Some call me cheap, I prefer the term frugal, but whatever. Ever since we learned we were expecting Mini Cooper, my money saving tactics … Continue reading Cloth Diapers for Beginners
It's clearly been a while since I've posted anything, so there's absolutely no evidence ( unless you follow me on Pinterest ) on this blog of what I'm about to say: in 11 weeks or less, our furbabies are going to be big brothers to a HUMAN! I've been meaning to talk about the pregnancy for … Continue reading Baby on Board: The Not-So-Cute Side of Pregnancy