I can't believe I'm finally typing out this post and sharing the news of my new adventure with the world. I feel strange letting this little secret project out, but this strange feeling is a good one.
So here I am, shelling out my wildest dreams through a blog post and letting you all know that this is just the beginning! I cannot wait to see where this goes.
My new favorite app I MUST share with the world is Timeshel photo printing.... oh mah gosh you guys.
I take so many photos. I mean, SO MANY. I'm a mom, a blogger, a teacher, and a maker. What can I say? Photos are part of my existence. But I've been super bad about letting those photos stay put on my phone or maybe they make the cut and they're uploaded on my social media just to be seen that way.
But here's the thing: those are only digital answers to keeping my memories.
Yay! You're pregnant. Woo hoo! You've just had a baby! I am going to be one of the first to congratulate any new momma because becoming a mother is amazing. It really is a blessing to be celebrated.
"Momma/mommy/mom" will quickly become your identity and it’s a not a bad thing. At all. Like I said, becoming a mother is hands down one of the greatest experiences of life.
But I'm going to be real with you for a second: motherhood is exhausting.
It’s exhausting because it’s...
Motherhood is a strange beast. Motherhood mixed with social media is even more strange. Sometimes mom life is great. Sometimes there are struggles. Add in social media and the awful comparison trap we often find ourselves in and then you’ll slowly start seeing negatives instead of positives.
You'll start noticing that you haven't put the changing table sheet back on since the last mess and that there are things that need to be put away. All while you're sitting there rocking a sweet baby who doesn't care one bit about the...