Category: Espresso (For The Moms)

Grateful for… my body?

Grateful for… my body?

Posting this is extremely difficult for me. I feel completely exposed and vulnerable, so bear with me on this one. My body is something I’ve never actually felt grateful for, if I’m being real. We’ve always had a toxic relationship, filled with hatred and abuse, […]

I Cried Today

I Cried Today

Nothing particular happened. I just cried. Looking around at the house I need to clean, feeling overwhelmed by a mess that I’m sure anyone else could clean in less than an hour. Listening to the sound of our dog’s clickity-clacking across the floor for what […]

To The Man Who Holds Me Up

To The Man Who Holds Me Up

Thank you. This new journey we have embarked on has been nothing short of crazy. The same could be said about my mental health at some points, too. But you… you have been nothing short of amazing. While I can appreciate that it all hasn’t […]

Must-Have Baby Products For New Moms

Must-Have Baby Products For New Moms

Hey Everyone, Happy Monday! I apologize for the radio silence last week in terms of the blog. We’ve had some changes over here, especially in our routine, that have us in a slight adjustment period. Your patience is much appreciated while I do my best […]

I Wish I Knew

I Wish I Knew

There are things we’re often told about being a new mom: how much it hurts to push a human out of your body, that you’ll forget that part one day, that the first few months are the hardest (usually because of minimal sleep), but it […]

Breastfeeding Moms, I See You

Breastfeeding Moms, I See You

This is a picture of the first time I ever fed my baby. You can’t really tell, but I’m staring at him in complete disbelief. Disbelief that he’s outside, in the same world as me. Disbelief that my body literally grew, created and nurtured this […]

Things We Say Now

Things We Say Now

Since becoming parents I have noticed that our relationship has embraced a lot of changes. We’ve had to adapt to a completely different way of life, in both big ways and small. Some of those changes are pretty obvious, like the amount of sleep we […]