A blog about raising a precious little girl while being a full time nursing student

Tag: love

Random Musings From A Mom

Random Musings From A Mom

I realized while watching Harley, many random thoughts go through my brain. I feel like I am constantly talking to myself and if I didn’t have mom friends, I would think I was crazy. I decided to document my thoughts for a day, and I […]

Our Story

Our Story

I met Brian on a camping trip with our college snowboard clubs. Around 6 am, Brian walked around the campground looking for someone to go wake boarding with them. I jumped at the opportunity and our friendship began! After 6 months of the best friendship, […]

Full Time School

Full Time School

As finals approach, I feel the pressure. I am feeling the pressure of completing another term of nursing school. I am feeling the pressure of having to spend time away from my daughter because I need to do well. The pressure is insurmountable. It continues […]

Having a Baby at 23

Having a Baby at 23

Being a young mom is tough. I will be the first to admit it. But being a mother is the most rewarding thing in my life. Having a baby at 23 was my choice. My boyfriend and I planned to bring her into the world […]

Travel Essentials

Travel Essentials

From the moment Harley was born, she became a road warrior. We were traveling between Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles and San Diego. We were living in Santa Barbara, visiting family in Ventura, commuting to my school in Los Angeles and planning a move to […]

Mourning the Belly

Mourning the Belly

When I was pregnant, Harley kicked me a lot in my ribs, it was super painful and I always wanted her out. But no one warned me that once I delivered, my belly would be gone. I was able to zip up my pre pregnancy […]

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

A year ago today Brian and I embarked to our favorite restaurant for our Valentines day dinner. If you live in San Diego, you must try the Wine Vault! It is only open Thursday thru Saturday but it is the most amazing food with affordable […]

The Perfect Quote

The Perfect Quote

Today I read a quote that described motherhood perfectly. “Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body” Harley you are my heart. You are the event of two people […]

A Fussy Baby

A Fussy Baby

Harley is fussy. Not the average baby fussy but the scream her head off for hours on end fussy. Her screams are loud, obnoxious, frustrating, scary, and d0wnright heartbreaking. But she is okay. She screams after she’s fed, when she’s dry and in a safe […]

Supermom

Supermom

I hate the word Supermom. I feel like it places mothers on a pedestal that can never be fully reached. I got called supermom multiple times two nights ago as I had a clinical class where I left my 8 week old for more than […]