Suffering Mothers

My heart aches for every struggling mother... I ache for the mom who had to put aside her dreams for her children. For the single-mom who is sick of her daughter, watching her cry; as she goes to work, pays bills, changes dirty diapers, wipes runny noses, and cooks meals, all with no help! ...the … Continue reading Suffering Mothers

Missing a dream

I don't miss you, I miss who I thought you were. I miss the dream... The daydreams of you holding me tight as I fall asleep in your arms. The romantic trips we never took. Your eyes burning with desire for me. The thoughts I had of us living happily-ever-after... Our wedding day... Date nights... … Continue reading Missing a dream

A Mothers’ Fathers Day Tribute 

Most think that men have it easy being as a dad. This could not be further from the truth. Just like mothers, fathers have to sacrifice so much for their families. It is a different and yet equally important journey. We need to start cherishing our fathers for who they are and supporting them... ...to … Continue reading A Mothers’ Fathers Day Tribute 

5 Greatest Things about Toddlers

Being a new mom is a journey! 💋 It is a weight gaining, energy lowering, tears shedding, and yet, a beautiful and joyful journey. My daughter is my first and only, and at 18 months or 1.5 years old, I am realizing that this is the age I am going to miss with her; the age … Continue reading 5 Greatest Things about Toddlers

a Mother’s Day Love Letter 

To my dearest child,I could not see you smile, hear you laugh, or hold you in my arms, but I loved you in the womb. You came into this world a surprise to mommy, but it was a beautifulsurprise....The first time I held you, we cried together as you immediately latched to my breast. Seeing you smile, … Continue reading a Mother’s Day Love Letter 

Black Lives Matter: pro-life/pro-choice

Four out of ten black children are killed in the womb. Garza, the co-founder of #BlackLivesMatter, stated that the union with Reproductive Justice was formed for "the rights of women to be able to determine when and how to be able to start families." Having sex is a choice, whether you are 13-years-old or 50. If there was more funding toward pregnancy prevention, there might be lower rates of abortions.

Maternity Leave in America: The Story of a Depressed Mother

I felt worthless... I thought that I would be a horrible mother... and, I became depressed... I wish my country would give pregnant parents more support!