Things you should never say to a woman who is trying to conceive a child or is pregnant and other insensitive things women have been told with the “best intentions”

Things you should never say to a woman who is trying to conceive a child or is pregnant and other insensitive things women have been told with the “best intentions”

There is this saying that was super popular when I was growing up “sticks and stones will break your bones, but words will never hurt me”.   As I grew older I have determined that to be an absolute LIE.  As I sit here pregnant with my 4th child [my first passed due to stillbirth] I reflect on the things that have been said to me over the last 13 years. Whether I was trying to conceive, already pregnant, post pregnancy or after the loss of my child.  I have also asked this question in a mom group that I am in and got their input and there have been a lot of repeated things said to women that are extremely offensive but are said with “the best intentions”.  

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The Negative Test

The Negative Test

Trying to get pregnant is harder than it looks.  I make the joke that it is easier to not get pregnant in your 20's than it is to get pregnant in your 30's.  Here is how the journey is going thus far.

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How to simplify your day to day tasks

How to simplify your day to day tasks

I get asked a lot how I do it all...running my business, maintaining my household and keeping my sanity.  Its all about figuring out what tasks you can simplify and what tasks aren't even that "important".  Take a look at how I do it and what items I use on a daily/weekly/monthly basis.

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