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Quick Update: Blogger Life

Posting on Monday’s is not working for my life or my blog. I am changing my posting dates to Wednesday’s. Please keep updated on my 3 series blog post as they all come together to deliver a huge message on Post-Partum Depression. By the way, what would you like for me to write about? Remember […]

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Post-Partum Depression: Part I

Life As mentioned in my previous blog post, Mental Health is an important aspect of our lives. Life can take over and overshadow our health. Acknowledging that you are not in a stable mindset can prevent the domino effect of many mental illnesses. Disclosure It has been a long time coming and trying to find […]

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Expect The Unexpected

What is Mental Health? What is healthy for my mind is not healthy for yours and vice versa. A very controversial topic, but a very important one as well. According to mentalhealth.gov; Mental health includes our emotional, psychological and social well-being. So again, what is healhty for me may not be for you. Regardless of […]

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A Letter To My Son

Dear Rodrigo Ivan, God did not prepare us for the journey we would encounter the day you were born. Even when he knew I would be scared and anxious he chose me. He knew that I would walk with courage and strength holding you in my arms. Your parents are in love with you. You […]

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It’s Back to Work

As I’ve shared on one of my blog posts, I went back to work earlier than expected. My maternity leave started 05/21 to 07/02. I took exactly 6 weeks off. My short term disability was not approved and my paid time off and sick time were used up in 4 weeks. I have never been […]

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Twenty Nineteen

Where to begin? You would think I would learn from my past experiences that I need to slow down and not put too much on my plate. Guess what? I haven’t. Here I am once again feeling a bit overwhelmed. Let me give you an update. This year is very exciting. Actually the first part […]

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Who am I?

Have you ever been so overwhelmed that you forgot who you were? Or, forgot to eat? I couldn’t comprehend how busy and overwhelmed I was. This is common in mothers of multiple children. Mothers of one child can relate as well. Mom Life The only day my son and I got rest was the day […]

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Grieving A Loss

On May 23rd, 2018 I greeted my newborn baby. I felt excited and happy, rejoicing in Gods blessings. Thanking Him for allowing me to be a mother again. Thanking Him for picking me out of the many women in the world to raise His child. What I Imagined I bought two pairs of newborn onesies […]

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The News of His Diagnosis Isn’t News Anymore

It’s “Official” “Hello Mom, the Karyotype results came back, Rodrigo has Translocation Down Syndrome.” My mind hit the reset button. It is real. Officially my son had DS. Why did I need the results of a genetic test to come back positive when I already knew? I have no clue. It felt like “the real […]

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You Are Having A BOY… Finally!

One girl, two girls, three girls, four girls… That’s how many daughters I have. It is a man’s dream to have a son, but after having four girls all hopes seemed lost. I just thought it would be impossible for me to make a boy. Surrounded by Women As you guys know, from reading my […]

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