motherhood.

Confessions of a FTM: 8 Times I Compared My Child to Yours

As parents, we have enough stress without adding the pressures of having the “more advanced” child. I am sure we all have experienced going to a family event or onto social media, seeing another child and instantly start making comparisons. Personally, I feel like our family started creating these unrealistic expectations from the day we…… Continue reading Confessions of a FTM: 8 Times I Compared My Child to Yours

personal growth

Open Letter to the Future Head Coach

The time has come, and I have started my last season with West Covina High School Aquatics. I have announced it to the administration, students and alumni but it still seems unreal. I have found quality coaches to take over the program after I leave, in hope that the program can grow with the remodeling…… Continue reading Open Letter to the Future Head Coach

motherhood.

3 Unspoken Truths of a First Time Mom

I didn’t know it all, but I thought I knew enough. While I was pregnant, I knew multiple women who were also pregnant or had recently given birth. Over the course of my pregnancy, I had heard several stories of women’s pregnancy, labor and delivery. Although I refused to go to prenatal classes, I read…… Continue reading 3 Unspoken Truths of a First Time Mom