A Mother and Her Muse

I am a mother. This new title, inextricably intertwined with my identity, has irreversibly changed me like a candlestick hours after its wick has been lit aflame. My bones have made a home in new spaces, my mind is primal, my heart is overflowing, my body is endlessly tired, and my soul will never forget…

Unmedicated vs Medicated

A few months ago a stranger had asked me about the intimate details of my labor with my first baby and then proceeded to ask if I was planning on having an unmedicated birth again, this time around. It’s one of many instances when a loving and well intentioned conversation with a complete stranger about…

Long-distance Pregnancy

I never gave much thought to how my pregnancy would be. If anyone told me that half of this journey I would have to do on my own, I wouldn’t believe them. But, this is how it happened. My husband used to say that one thing he’d never recommend to anyone would be long-distance dating….

Millennials vs. Boomers Approach to Pregnancy

Millennial moms-to-be often use apps to track fertility and pregnancy updates. Along with sourcing the best nursery ideas on Pinterest while constantly researching for the best baby products, we are usually gravitated towards platforms such as Instagram for clothing inspiration and nursery aesthetics. The search for what’s next never ends, especially while you’re in the…

Plant-based and Cruelty-free Skincare by Matana Organics

Matana Organics is a plant-based, cruelty-free skincare line devoted to providing mothers of all stages feel-good beauty. We’re here to set the tone for a new experience in pre and postpartum skincare. The natural way. 

New Year, New Perspectives

It’s the end of a decade. It feels surreal as I type those words, knowing I’ve lived less than three, and feel as though these past 10 years have been the most transforming years of my life; in more ways than one. This could be my naivety speaking, but my first twenty plus years of…

Start Summer 2020 With Sustainable Swim, Introducing LEX Collection

LEX Swimwear LEX Swimwear creates unforgettable designs for the modern mother and son. The timeless modern and minimal design offered by LEX will always be in style. Purchasing items that are everlasting is important. Don’t think “trend”, think forever by doing so you are committed to the less is more mind set and avoiding over…

All Roads Lead to Home

It’s the day and age where the information we find, whether through the use of the internet or by conversing with parents, is difficult to decipher, whether factual or not. With conspiracy theories abounding over mainstream media, there is no wonder that so many people fall into beliefs that are just, quite frankly, absurd! There…

Welcoming New Holiday Traditions Despite Your Family’s Dynamic

As you grow older, the holiday season may bring along change; change in scenery, change in location and inevitably, change in family dynamic. Even while families prefer to keep it traditional, it’s virtually impossible to mirror holiday celebrations year after year. As the children grow their lives flourish. So do yours. It’s important that as…