Welcoming home Paige Zoe Lanier!! After 50 hours of labor and delivery, I gave birth to a beautiful baby girl on February 23, 2017, at 7:11 am weighing in at 7lbs. 14 oz. 19.5 inches long. My pregnancy was an interesting one and I haven't written anything for over a month because this past month was even more interesting. My spouse and I have been going through spiritual counseling for the … [Read more...] about She’s Here!
It's not healthy to be stressed, but it is exceptionally not healthy to be a pregnant and stressed. Now, we do have so much to worry about. We are worrying about birth, doctors, birthing plans, getting all the essentials, being healthy, weight gain or loss, taking meds daily, getting exercise, bills, preparing the baby room, etc... The list goes on and on. Let's face it, we are worry … [Read more...] about 3 Videos for Stressed Pregnant Moms To Be
My motto in life was “I just want to be happy”. As if happiness was something that I had to find in order to obtain. Versus something that I can just BE. Do you actually know what it feels like to be depressed? At a time when I wanted to disappear and stop all the negativity. A time when I was in such a deep depression that I wanted to end my life. I was at my lowest of lows. I spent … [Read more...] about Finding Happiness After Depression
It's been a long journey for me. I am under the age of 30 years old and I have never imagined it would be this difficult to carry a child. I did the research, it is a 50-60% chance a woman could miscarry in the first trimester. That is a horrifying percentage. There is no medicine or cure to prevent these miscarriages from happening. I've had five miscarriages in my life time of the age 29 … [Read more...] about I will be a Mommy! The story of miscarriages, defeat, and blessings.