I can't place all of the blame on motherhood, but it has played a hand in the loss of my identity. I've become a mom. The caregiver, the one who spends every waking minute thinking about their offspring, the one who makes sacrifices for their offspring, the one who is no longer an individual. With… Continue reading #Momlife


Staying Afloat in a Sea of Advice

While preparing to bring life into this world, I heard many personal birthing stories and received plenty of unsolicited advice. The opinions and experiences of the other moms often felt like a burden that I had to carry along with the exhaustion of being pregnant. I had no idea that the advice wouldn’t stop coming after… Continue reading Staying Afloat in a Sea of Advice

The Journey to Discovery

It all started with a visit to the Gastroenterologist. For the last two years I've tried to understand and deal with my body's sudden aversion to sugar. I'll spare you the gory details of this aversion to say that some of the lighter side effects were acne and excessive sweating. At my wits end, I decide to… Continue reading The Journey to Discovery