Raising Men

These days, we tend to focus on raising independent, bold, fearless daughters with the hope that they will go on to shatter their gender specific stereotypes and reach their full potential not only as women but as humans. We work on empowering our daughters so that they can grow past societal expectations and I am no different in the way that I am raising my daughter. The world, without Read More …

Pregnancy Update

I am just two days shy of 37 weeks pregnant which is really wonderful as my OBGYN initially expected to deliver my son at around 32 weeks if my lupus symptoms continued to get worse. I experienced an episode of slight inflammation and joint pain around 28 weeks but thankfully it subsided within a week before reappearing a solid six weeks later. Starting at Read More …

Our Family is Expanding!

I am happy to announce that my husband and I are expecting our third baby this June! Our daughter and son have both been impatiently counting down the months for the arrival of their newest sibling ever since we surprised them with the news on Valentine’s Day.  We all couldn’t be happier and are eagerly awaiting on the pending arrival to complete our family. Due to complications Read More …