Three Children = More Stress For This Mom

I was catching up on some reading and came across this article, Having Three Children Is Most Stressful For Mom, Survey Finds. My first thought was “Yes, I am not alone!” See, I have felt the pain of having three children for the past 6+ years. Going from one to two didn’t see this stressful. I kept wondering why the …

A Baby Boy Gone, But Not Forgotten

  When I came across this Facebook page for International Bereaved Mother’s Day I was hit with a wave of sadness. The memories of losing my first-born son are just as painful today as they were almost 17 years ago when he was born & died; unable to overcome the abnormalities he suffered as a result of a rare chromosomal disorder …

16 Things I Love About Being a Mom

I had so much fun writing the 25 Random Things About Me post that I decided to take it in another direction. Since this July will mark my 16th mommiversary (= mommy anniversary), I reflected on the 16 things I love about being a mom. Here they go: The newborns. I love everything about them. The way they smell, their …