Pampering for Mamacita – Mind, Body & Soul

I suppose the past couple of months have finally caught up to me.  While it is no secret that I’ve been an emotional wreck, I guess I didn’t realize the impact this whole situation has had on me.  Yesterday I was in a funk.  I couldn’t put my finger on what it was (could be that my “aunt” is here for the first time since I was pregnant), but I was not a happy person to be around.  My mom told me about how she had an appointment at White Lilly Spa and I have to admit I was jealous.  I wanted to be the one to get pampered for even just a couple of hours.  I wanted to allow myself that time to let my mind go...
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Fluctuations – Part II

I have no idea if it is a side effect from the steroids, but Lola’s hair is growing ridiculously fast and I must say… a bit uneven.  Seeing that I am a woman of the 80’s, I love all things 80’s related.  But homegirl is getting a little 80’s rattail!  She looks so cute even with her new crazy do.    As for me, the pregnancy hormone is definitely exiting my body.  I’m glad to finally be feeling not quite so up and down, but damn I am losing all of the aesthetic benefits of being pregnant.  My hair is not nearly as soft as before and now it is falling out in tiny handfuls.  My nails are back to being short and stubby and they are as...
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