I’m sorry mama

I’m sorry mama. I’m sorry you have to pretend like you aren’t exhausted, like you aren’t barely scraping by. I’m sorry you have to put on a fake smile. All while you are burning with anger over the injustice of even having to be there. To go unpaid, to whip out your credit card at …

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Homebirth success

Home Birth wasn’t scary

It turns out that Home Birth wasn’t scary for me after all! With the third cause of death in the U.S. being medical mistakes… Having your child at home, as long as you don’t have any high risk factors such as twins and gestational diabetes is just about always safer so I opted to birth …

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Homemade Infant Formula – Easy and affordable!

Homemade baby formula. It’s the next best thing to breastmilk and here’s why: When has processed food ever been better than anything homemade?  Answer: Never. Did you know they can market formula before it’s approved by the FDA? “No, FDA does not approve infant formulas before they can be marketed. However, all formulas marketed in the United States must meet federal …

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MTHFR – I’m a mutant – Cue X-men Music

After finding and correcting (going to pediatric dentist) for my son’s lip tie and tongue tie we went into research land at my house. Some say lip and tongue tie could be caused by a genetic ‘mutation’ called MTHFR. The two most researched of these genes are A1298C and C677T So I go to 23andme.com raw data …

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In light of the recent school shooting

When I get deep into the motivation and what really went wrong. People were warned, the gift of fear (Gavin DeBecker book) was strong in many but it still happened.   This kid was cutting himself and still mentally a child. He was screaming, fighting and reaching out, and it fell on deaf ears, over …

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How to unlock your inner Drill Sergeant

Warning: Cuss/curse words Think of Full Metal Jacket and hear that guy yelling “GET OFF YOUR ASS NOW” How bad do you want it?   Put this on (or whatever song works for you) and imagine yourself walking in slow motion, like a badass and throwing a match on all the shit in the way …

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