I have connected with so many women and men from different walks of life and Erika's story is one that I want to share with you all. Erika is a mother, wife, daughter, friend, blogger, kind woman who just happens to have bipolar disorder. Hopefully, after reading her story you will think differently about mental… Continue reading Living with Bipolar as a Mother.
What is PUPPs you may ask? The easiest, most basic explanation is a skin condition seen in pregnancy. 1% of pregnant women get this non-contagious skin rash which results in bumpy skin that constantly and intensely itches. Women develop small bumps and hives that starts on the abdomen and spreads to the thighs, butt, breasts,… Continue reading Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy
Today we are talking to a woman who has Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). For anyone who doesn't know what PCOS is according to Webmd.com it "is a problem in which a woman's hormones are out of balance. It can cause problems with your periods and make it difficult to get pregnant. PCOS also may cause unwanted changes… Continue reading A Story About PCOS & Infertility
I had so much positive feedback from my blog post “A First Hand Look At IVF” that I wanted to bring the other side to light. I asked Billy, Tiffany’s husband, to answer a few questions about how he felt as they were going through the IVF process. Kudos to this amazing couple for going… Continue reading The Other Side Of IVF
I am reblogging a post from a friend of mine from The Shitty Housewife. I am not ready to share my experiences, but I appreciate other men and women who are willing to share. I love how open Jan is about her experiences and her way with words. I completely agree with her when she… Continue reading Me Too.
I am at a loss for words after watching this //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js">video.... These are 5 young women (cheerleaders) from my high school (Weber High) in Northern Utah. Kudos to the young man that saw this on their Instagram and posted it to his twitter saying "thought people were better than this especially my so-called “friends”" I… Continue reading Disgusting
In Boston, during a verbal dispute, an unarmed teenage boy was forcefully hit in the head with the butt of a rifle by local law enforcement. Word of the incident spread quickly and a large number of locals gathered in the street where the incident had happened to protest almost immediately. As the crowd grew,… Continue reading Ponder This
That's right, we're going there. It's the "list", the "hallpass", the "it's not cheating if it happens" conversation Everyone has one, even if you don't want to admit it, there are certain people that you would not give a second thought about if you were given the chance. And if you are going to lie to… Continue reading Who’s On Your List?
I've been contemplating these terms of "girl's girl" and "man's man." What do they really mean when you get down to it? Is it wrong to not be a "girl's girl" or a "man's man?" Should we want to fall into these categories? Will we have more friends if we do? Are they just another… Continue reading Girl’s Girl
There are so many things no one tells you about when you become a parent. So many things! No one tells you how hard it's going to be, how no one really knows what they are doing, you don't get any privacy, and the list goes on and on. There are so many things I… Continue reading Things I Love About Being a Mom that I Would Not Normally Admit