We have moved!

I am excited to announce that I have moved to http://www.stateofmommy.com! I have all the posts from here up and will be writing more about my adventures of parenthood and finances. I decided to go with siteground so I have more freedom to expand my growing blog. It was a tough decision because I just … Continue reading We have moved!


Update on 2016 Resolutions

Since there are only a few months left in 2016, I thought I would review where I am at with my New Year’s resolutions. Personally, I love making New Year’s resolutions. It helps motivate me and I have clear goals for the entire year. I started off 2016 with a newborn. Sophia was a New … Continue reading Update on 2016 Resolutions

9 Ways to Save Money While Preparing for Baby

Let’s talk money and baby! There is no doubt about it, babies can be expensive. There are ways to cut corners that add to huge savings, though. I honestly haven’t experienced the heavy financial burden of having a baby (yet!) after almost a year. I’m sure the time will come, but I’m enjoying it right … Continue reading 9 Ways to Save Money While Preparing for Baby


Juggling Motherhood and College

I never thought that at 23 years-old I would still be in college, married, and have a child. I pictured myself already established in my career, living in a big city, and most likely single. My life is far from what I imagined it would be, but in a good way. I struggle with finances … Continue reading Juggling Motherhood and College


My Birth Story: A Change of Plans

During my pregnancy, I dragged my feet when it came to making a birth plan. I knew that I wanted to give birth naturally without pain meds, but I hadn’t put much thought into it. I didn’t want an epidural because I had read so many horror stories of them not working, the negative effects … Continue reading My Birth Story: A Change of Plans