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23 Weeks Pregnant.

Your baby now weighs a little more than 500g and measures about 29cm from crown to heel. His hearing is established and around now he may be able to make out a distorted version of your voice, the beating of your heart and your stomach rumblings. 119 more words


The Inconvenience of Grief

The waves are intense and  I feel like I’ve lost my grip on the surfboard.  I’m not sure how this came to be. Did I actually think everything was ok? 912 more words

My Mom has a Heart that sings

I like this metaphor of a heart that sings. I haven’t always known its meaning. Perhaps, it has a totally different meaning to others. I came up with my own understanding of it because of my mom. 244 more words


Party Hardy Part II

(This post contains some Snapchat photos. You were warned)

Celebrated the second day of mom’s birthday out of three. What an amazing day it was. (: Began the day with running errands, finding the closest place to get breakfast and picking out flowers as a present from me to mom. 663 more words

Noemi, Daughter


Her hair is lighter than it used to be
I marvel at her long slender legs
That were once short with baby fat
Those big eyes are still big and beautiful… 260 more words


After all my crazy hormones and emotions in the past 7 months, I feel like they’re finally getting back to normal and I have some control over my body. Thank goodness! 👐


I can't be like her

I’ve written before about my fear of being anything like my mother.

That fear comes in all forms.

Whenever someone would comment about how much I looked like my mother, it made me sick. 536 more words