Let me just start off by saying I am very blessed for being able to breastfeed my baby, especially for this long. But, breast pumping is something that I did not prepare myself for. It is annoying, uncomfortable and quite frankly an inconvenience. I knew I wanted to breastfeed before I ever became pregnant. I […]
I did a lot of research before having a baby so I could prepare myself for postpartum. But I still experienced things I wasn’t prepared for at all. I am sharing some struggles I went through during my postpartum journey and some tips for expecting mamas.
I have a two confessions to make. Confession number one…my daughter pooped on the carpet yesterday…and then ATE it. Yes, you read that correctly. She peeled off her diaper, then left a poop trail from one end of the carpet to the other. She’s never had to look at her own poop before…and she’s at […]
My nursing journey technically started in 2010 when I first began college. I originally declared my major as pre-nursing. This meant that I would have to complete two years of pre-requisites in order to apply to nursing school. Being the indecisive teenager I was, I ended up switching my major to exercise science. I wasn’t […]
When I learned about hurricane Florence coming for the Outer Banks right when we were supposed to leave for vacation, I was devastated. My family goes to Cape Hatteras, North Carolina every year since my mom, aunt and uncle were kids. Last year we were unable to go because I had just started my new […]
Guys, I seriously cannot handle how fast Hadleigh is growing. Every single day she learns something new. The first couple of months of her life I feel like I was trying to rush her growth, but now that I’m starting to see her change so quickly, I want it to stop! I know she’s only […]