Unique Girls Room Refresh

This may come as a shock to you (or not) that this is my 3rd time changing this room up. But this time, I really wanted it to feel a little less like a pinterest kids room, but THEIR room. Since the girls share this room, I wanted to personalize to make it specially...

I Want My Kids To Be Bilingual, Even If We Aren’t | Canticos

Matthew and I both grew up in culturally diverse families and environments, but we both only speak one language. I remember learning some Tagalog (one of the main languages in the Philippines) when I was younger but nothing progressed as I grew up and of course...

Breastfeeding Journey | Pia VS Penelope

Whew, breastfeeding. I’m exhausted just thinking about my journey with breastfeeding. I know ALL moms can relate; whether you actually breastfed, you debated yourself if you should do it, or you just listened to every other mom talk about it! I had two completely...

Loving Day – Our Blended Family

Just 53 years ago today, the Supreme Court struck down the laws banning interracial marriage in the remaining 16 states. Over 50 years ago, Matthew and I couldn’t be married in the state we actually live in… in fact, it was a crime! In light of our current state of...

Our NICU Journey

“You’re so strong” I kept hearing people tell me after coming home without my baby, after visiting the NICU every day, after pumping milk all day with no baby to trigger it. Honestly, I was not strong. I was far from it. What everyone saw was a weak person with a very...

Penelope’s Birth Story

Well let’s start from the beginning… it was a much easier time then. I was a day away from hitting 39 weeks and the whole week before I was trying to induce myself with pineapple cores, raspberry leaf tea, spicy foods, and dates… hella dates. I was trying to induce...
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