21 days to a new you (motivational quotes)

Did you know it takes 21 days to form a habit? It might not sound like a long time, but think about it… that’s 3 weeks of fighting old habits. 504 hours of trying something new. 30,240 minutes of changing your life. It might feel like an eternity before you’re done.

But now think about how great it will be when you get there! 21 days behind you. 3 weeks to form a new, better habit. 504 hours on your way to improvement. 30,240 minutes invested in becoming healthier!

Did you make resolutions for

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Affirmations (for birth)

We’re nearing the one-year mark of my HBAC and I meant to post about this a loooong time ago. During my first labor I caved to the pain and the pressure of the L&D nurses and I got an epidural. I loved it. I wondered why anyone would ever NOT get one, even though during my entire pregnancy I desperately wanted a natural birth.

During my second pregnancy, I was determined to follow through with my plans for a natural birth–for a VBAC. I was afraid, for sure. I think fear and doubt are

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This is why I’m a mom! {funny quotes}


and, of course…

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Being a mom quotes (in photos)

I took this picture for a photo contest (yep, that’s me and my baby belly)… I didn’t win, but I’m sure proud of it and the message for our baby girl. It inspired me to look around for more kid and being a mom quotes.

Being a mom quotes

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wordless wednesday: it’s worth it

What do you really want to achieve; how does this quote apply to your life? I read it and think about our upcoming homebirth 🙂

yes, please.

if only…

wordless wednesday: words have power

{This picture breaks my heart, but it’s a great way to get the message across. I’ve seen this all over, but thought it was worth re-posting in case any of my readers hadn’t seen it yet. I tried to find the original source, but can’t?! Anyone know?!}