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Why I bought My Son a Doll

When I think about my son as a grown man, I think about him being kind, empathetic, and living a life of love. I want him to be the best husband and an even better father. In order for him to do these things he needs to be loved, supported and taught how to love. […]

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I Struggle to LOVE my Body

I am 5’2 and 222 lbs, according to the American BMI chart I am obese and I struggle on most days to not allow these facts to effect my self worth. It is hard! I am currently struggling with my postpartum body, finding the energy and motivation to become healthier and most importantly LOVE my […]

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It’s Okay to Say You Love Motherhood

I love being a Mama, that’s right I said it. I love it with everything that I am. I love watching my son learn, grow and change on a daily basis.  I love taking care of him and teaching him to be independent.  Why does this sound so crazy to say out loud? You may […]

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Why I CHOSE to Exclusively Pump for my Son

I waited a long time to be a Mama. I struggled with infertility for 2 years and was finally pregnant with my miracle through embryo donation, so when people asked me about my birth plan or if I would breastfeed or not, I simply smiled and said, “I just want a healthy baby that is […]

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Tips When Considering Embryo Donation to Create Your Family

In todays world there are many different ways to raise a child and/or have a baby. Finding out that you can not genetically have a child can be devastating and Can make you feel like there is no hope to have a “child of your own”. Many people struggling with infertility are made aware of […]