Who Am I

When someone asked me the other day what I thought about myself, I didn't know how to reply. I mean, obviously you want to reply with "Well I'm pretty darn great, duh." And then maybe add in a hair flip and walk off like you own the joint. HAHAHAHAHAHAHA Lets be real friends, I am [...]

17 weeks

I haven't posted a blog since we announced our pregnancy 5 weeks ago! Can you believe that was already f i v e weeks ago?! This pregnancy is flying by so quickly and I'm just trying to soak up every last second that comes with each week. 17 weeks has brought some new things with [...]

Baby Padilla

I have waited my entire life to become a mom. If you've been following my blog, then you know that for some time now my husband and I have been trying to have our first baby. It's been a year of LOTS of tears, negative pregnancy tests, hormone therapy, and prayers. At the beginning of [...]

Nine

Nine months.  The amount of time it generally takes to incubate a child inside a woman's womb is the amount of time my husband and I have been trying to conceive a baby.  Nine months of negative pregnancy test results. I've taken about four tests each month so I've read roughly 36 negatives. That's actually [...]

No Filter 

I can tell that sometimes I make people uncomfortable. I think it's because I talk, a lot. And I talk a lot about my life and 90% of the time I don't leave a story or emotion untouched. But lately I've noticed that my heartbreak to get pregnant has made people uncomfortable. Like the fact [...]

Humbled 

My last blog has been viewed 800x, 3 different countries, and I am in complete shock because I never thought my blog would even be a blip on anyone's radar. Love was pouring out to me in messages, comments, shares, etc.  Women were sharing their stories with me and I just felt this overwhelming happiness [...]