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Birth of a Wild Iris (pt. 1)

This is a long post, so hold onto your butts.

I started writing this blog post when Iris was just 3 weeks old while she was momentarily sleeping in her pack-n-play and while I was trying to take 5 seconds to pee. 821 more words

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Mommies Supporting Mommies

Welcome to Mommy’s Tsunami! Mommy’s Tsunami is a blog to support mothers and mothers to be who are struggling or who have struggled with infertility, miscarriage, still birth or any number of other difficulties related to becoming a mommy. 147 more words



Tonight I have the honor of holding the heavy body of a warm, fevered two month old as she sleeps. These past two months with her feel as most major things do–simultaneously brief (“I can’t believe she’s already two months!”) and infinite (“I can’t remember how it was without her in my life!”). 87 more words

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10 OMG Thoughts Every 'Single' Girl Has When She Discovers She is Pregnant

When I first found out I was going to be a mother, I,  like most woman, uhhhhh freaked the heck out!

For someone like me who has been selfishly single for 5 years – only having to worry about myself, making sure Sex in the City is recorded,  and bottles of wine are always at arms reach – it is safe to say I am… 853 more words


Motherhood... the best ride at life's amusement park.

I always knew I wanted to be a mother.  It was never a question.  I knew it was part of my destiny even as a young girl and I truly couldn’t wait.  1,176 more words

Personal Development

The Growing Pains of Becoming a Mother

I was one of the first of my friends to get married and I was one of the first to have a baby. Being a pioneer is a tough job, treading waters that in my group of friends are relatively uncharted. 786 more words


Pure Imagination

“If you want to view paradise, simply look around and view it. Anything you want to, do it. Want to change the world? There’s nothing to it.” 💜 160 more words

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