Last Minute Mother's Day Gift Guide

If you're lucky enough to have your mom with you this Mother's Day and you simply couldn't imagine life without her, make sure you show her with so much love this Mother's Day. Which, is this Sunday. So, act quick because it's only FOUR {{4!!! 😱}} DAYS AWAY! Ok ok, collect yourself. Phew, I know. I was only thinking about Cinco de Mayo coming up this Thursday too. No worries, Mom will understand. She always does. Plus, waiting til the last minute doesn't mean you love her any less and seriously, she totally knows that she raised a procrastinator and loves you anyway. However, you can give her a gift that looks like you put some thought into it and have had it planned for, oh at least two weeks anyway. How? Easy, check out my Last Minute Mother's Day Gift Guide for something special your mom actually wants.

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Silencing Your Inner Mean Girl and 9 mos Postpartum Update

Today is Emma's 9 month birthday! That means it's been 9 whole months since my body gave birth to that beautiful little human. What an amazing journey that's been! Watching my baby bump grow little by little and sometimes, seemingly over night by a lot! Then giving birth. And wow, not recognizing my new body in the mirror. Wondering if it would ever resemble something like the one I worked so hard to achieve before. Dealing with healing and around-the-clock care for a newborn. Then, slowly walking more and more everyday. Walking turning into running. Then tucking, shaking, pulsing, planking, dancing. Becoming stronger and stronger while my body slowly started resembling the one I once knew.

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