Young Parenting- The Beginning.

Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.— Albert Schweitzer At just 16 years old, standing 5'2, weighing 95 pounds, there I was hovering over a positive pregnancy test in my at the time, long term boyfriend's bathroom. Never will I…

Adulting- Holy Shit.

quick blurb about the month of july: Truthfully, the only thing that comes to mind when I reflect on this past July is holy shit, who knew actually adulting would be so fucking boring. Excuse my vulgar language, but it's the complete truth... and quite frankly if you can't handle it you're likely too young…

Social Expectations and Motherhood

August 5th, 2017 "The stereotypes associated with motherhood overwhelmed me as I disregarded my previous identity." *Snip*- I watched as my hair fell to the salon floor. Nearly three days after finding out I was expecting, I began radically changing everything I've ever known about myself. With my long hair now chopped, I can recall…

Maintaining a Social Life While Raising a Toddler

Personally, I have never related to an image more than the one above. Sleep? What's that? Being a young parent there are primarily two options. One, don't have a social life or two, stretch your limits in order to have one. I've chosen the second option. Having a child often means your days are filled with well- your child. And personally,…