This year…

For the past few days I, like most, have been a in an introspective state. Things that I want for my life have flashed before me more times than I can count. Then, I settle on a thought, it over takes me, and I'm inspired. This year, however, I don't have any resolutions, per se. … Continue reading This year…


Blessings with the Wash

It's Laundry Day again! Tried to put it off as long as I could. But here I am! The Lord met me here today. For real. For the 1st time I noticed an abnormally large group of Caucasian people here (The laundry mat I love is in the 'hood.). Young adults. I'm going about my … Continue reading Blessings with the Wash

Getting Empowered

What I'm Currently ReadingI was introduced to Mrs. Ina May Gaskin by Ricki Lake thru More Business of Being Born (Part 1). I was so excited to stumble upon The Business of Being Born. Just to see how strong women really are during labor and delivery. And even more to know that I could take … Continue reading Getting Empowered

11 Weeks & Emotional

Baby Is The Size Of A Lime  I had my first emotional moment this week. I don't recall experiencing this with my past pregnancies. I had a conversation with my husband regarding our finances. Of course this is a touchy subject in most households. Usually, I'm not affected by it. But this time, for some … Continue reading 11 Weeks & Emotional

Kumquat or Prune?

Baby Is The Size Of A Kumquat I think I prefer the visual of a kumquat to a shriveled up prune.Not too eventful of a week. Thank goodness.I did, however, have a new pregnancy symptom I don't usually experience until the 3rd trimester. HEARTBURN! Ouch!!! I'm not sure what brought it on. All I know is … Continue reading Kumquat or Prune?

My 9 Week Bump

Baby Is The Size Of A Green OliveMy 1st Baby Bump Picture9 Weeks Miracles & Blessings, 

We’ve got an Olive!

Baby Is The Size Of A Green OliveThis past week has been totally uneventful. Which I suppose is a good thing. We spent some great time with family this weekend. I did have a terrible eating regimen too. I tried, but couldn't help myself. I satisfied a craving. I made scrambled eggs, bacon, and grits … Continue reading We’ve got an Olive!

God gave me my Yes!

Baby Is The Size Of A RaspberryToday was our first OB appt. Papa Son and I went. I met my Dr. for the first time. Nice little lady. Very, very soft spoken.We went thru the basics: weight, blood pressure, heart rate.Then came the question... "Have you seen a doctor or did you take a home … Continue reading God gave me my Yes!

Missing my Mom

I don't know about most women, but for me, my mom is my best friend.She moved to FL when I was 4 months pregnant with my first child. I was devastated. That was 7 years ago. I've since had a 2nd and am currently pregnant with my 3rd.I find that my heart breaks when I … Continue reading Missing my Mom

Just need a place to talk about it…

  Baby Is The Size Of A BLUEBERRY  I'm 7 weeks today! I'm totally overjoyed! I thought I would be shouting it from the rooftops, but for some reason this time, I'm not so informative. I've found people are noticing my bump and asking me. Thank goodness the answer is yes. LOL!We've told some of our … Continue reading Just need a place to talk about it…