Jaya, The Misfit Mom
Posted on February 03 2019
Sure, the nights are hard, and sometimes the days are hard. You’re not your own person because you are beholden to this tiny baby who needs you to survive, but it's awesome. Some days are crazy-making, isolating, and make you want to scream and other days you are moved to tears multiple times...
Posted on October 31 2018
So grab your glass and that pillowcase (they still use those right, I mean those HOLD candy!) and snack away on all the best candy after those precious nuggets have gone to bed. I mean you did create them and take them door to door all evening so demanding a Reese is just fair. #candytax
Posted on July 25 2018
But since I am the official poster child for Worst Pregnant Woman … EVER, I have come to sort of accept the moniker. There is a myriad of reasons that I am bad at this, and honestly, I don’t feel like apologizing to anyone. It doesn’t mean I won’t be a good mom, it doesn’t say I won’t love this little nugget. It just means I am not PERFECT. I am not even GREAT. I am just me, and my journey is unique.
Posted on May 31 2018
I’ve always loved kids. When I was six, after both of my younger siblings were born, I told everyone I was going to have 12 kids. That completely changed one night when I stumbled across a National-Geographic-Style video my aunt had recorded of my mom giving birth to my baby...