Sweet Magnolia: A Birth Story

Sat. June 12th - 10 days past my Estimated Due Date The day started just like any other. But by my toddler’s nap time at noon, I was so dang tired, I could cry.We go to bed that night, and everything still felt normal. While lying in bed, I start to feel what I thiiiiink…

Red

I never liked the color Red It's always been A little too bold For my liking A little too bright Too audacious Never a good match for my complexion It was the color of the lipstick That I always wanted to wear But never had the right occasion Red was the color my life turned…

Top 10 Pregnancy Faves

I've been excited post this blog for several weeks now, but I wanted to make sure that my list was fully complete. So I finally bestow upon you, my Top 10 Pregnancy Faves this time around! *Always check with your Midwife or OBGYN to make sure you're doing what is safe for your unique pregnancy*…

Trying to be

Almost Always Trying to be... The words that sit Between you and me It's nice to have you In my life again Just don't say "goodbye" Please tell me it's not The end Possibly yes, But maybe no Why can't I decide to Stay or to Go From once upon a time To someday or…

My Fear

I don’t know what to do with my  Fear  I am damned if I  Do And damned if I  Don’t It is like a locked cage And I can’t quite think  My way around the key It feels safer that way  When I can put up walls Barriers Pillows and padding to cushion myself Against…