Posts tagged mom

TO OUR FIRST BORN, MALAKAI

Malakai my boy, you are going to be a BIG-BIG-BIG brother to your little baby brother VERY soon! WOOHOO! From the moment I found I out I was pregnant with your brother, I couldn’t help but feel SO proud knowing without a doubt that you would be an awesome big brother. I have been stealing extra moments with you, where it’s just us, and I have been soaking all that quality time whenever I can. Yes, that’s why I didn’t fight with you when you wanted to snuggle in our… Read More

THOUGHTS ON RAISING BOYS

ARE YOU DISAPPOINTED THAT YOU’RE HAVING ANOTHER BOY? OH NO, SHAME ANOTHER BOY! I HOPE THAT YOU WILL STILL TRY FOR A GIRL NEXT? WHAT DID YOU WANT BABY WISE? ARE YOU HAVING WHAT YOU WERE HOPING FOR? Just a few casual questions that I get asked on the regular whilst being pregnant for a second time round. Unfiltered questions get asked all the time, whether we are the ones asking them, or on the receiving end of them. Sometimes these questions may have no real negative intention behind them,… Read More

THE MOM TRAP | SNEAKY LIES THAT TRAPS US AS MOMS

I have found that thee most wildest of battles to confront, and overcome are always the battles that go on in my mind. “Did I mess this up, did I say or do the wrong thing, why did they say that or behave like that around me, am I over thinking this or not putting enough thought into it?” It’s one thing to have your own personal “mind” battles, but it’s another thing when those mind battles start to attack our “mom-hood” – because it involves other little people, OUR… Read More