End of Year Reflections

Are you ready for what's coming? I'm happy to wrap this decade up and move on to the next one. As #Manifest20 comes to a close, I'm feeling hopeful about the new year. I've slipped behind on my posts over the holidays so this is a quick catch up. I'll reply to the rest of…

Shit Got Real- Part Two

Two days before Blessing's birth, I received a message request on Facebook while I was on bed rest.  In my last post, I mentioned that I was taking the highest dose of blood pressure medication the midwives could safely give me.  It was essential to avoid anything stressful that could spike my blood pressure, which…

Shit Got Real- Part One

When I created Confessions of a Patchwork Momma over two years ago, my vision was to create an inspirational blended parenting blog.  Then shit got real. My unexpected month in maternity hospital left me somewhat traumatized.  I spent a night in the high dependency unit, where only the sickest mothers end up, but miraculously avoided…