Until recently, I haven't been able to adequately put into words one of the biggest stressors in my daily life. Then I learned it has a simple name: decision fatigue. Now, my understanding is that so-called decision fatigue has a specific pattern, but for my purposes, it simply means how frickin' exhausting, overwhelming, and paralyzing it … Continue reading Mom Moment
This will eventually be added as a page on the menu, but I wanted to write it as a post first so it doesn't go unnoticed. It would be impossible to write down everything I want to say, the things I truly feel day in and day out, the things I want to share with … Continue reading Life After Miscarriage
I'm losing my hair. Literally. I'm no stranger to post-partum hair loss, but I've never experienced it to this extent before. (pause) Of course, it's entirely possible that I had it easy before - who knows. All I know is, every time I take a shower and/or brush my hair, it comes out in clumps. … Continue reading My hair is falling out (and other fun stuff)
He's here! This was my hardest pregnancy but my easiest labor and delivery. Gabriel Asher Curry decided to arrive on his due date - September 8th. Welcome little one! We're so glad you're here. Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him. Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are … Continue reading Look Who’s Finally Here!
Last year, I was excitedly and a bit nervously helping to put together a Neverland-themed baby shower for sister-in-law, Jenn. If I only knew what was to follow in the hours, days, months ahead. But perhaps it's better to be blind-sided rather than worry about what's to come. In hindsight, I wonder if the horrible … Continue reading One Year Ago