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One Simple and Fun Way to Reach Your Goals This Year

Yall… A year ago, I sat down with a group of friends at a vision board party and spoke into existence the idea of starting MommyTu Postpartum + Beyond, a high-level coaching service for the busy mom and professionals like myself. I didn’t know how I was going to do it, but I just knew […]

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The Secret Sauce to Having It All In Motherhood

Damn, you burnt the cookies again, all while changing another diaper that your 6 month old baby managed to blow out.  Not only that, the perfect little outfit with the tutu was going to be used for her milestone photos for the gram. Uhgg… And then you get a missed call from the pediatrician’s office […]

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What To Do When You Feel Your Days Are Being Wasted

It dawned on me that businesses and schools are starting to open back up, and soon we will be into the hustle and bustle of things. You know getting back into our routines that allow us to cruise through our days like a captain on autopilot. Mine would sometimes go something like wake up, check… […]

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So Now You Find Yourself Working From Home Due To Covid-19 – Tips To Making It Work

Some folks are finding that they are having to now work from home because of the destruction of the Corona Virus. Whether it’s due to someone having to isolate themselves because they are showing signs & symptoms, or due to mandatory shutdowns, many are having to find ways to cope and be productive from home. […]

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How To Interpret Your Baby’s Growth Chart

By now, you have probably had a couple of visits with your little one to the pediatrician’s office where they’ve measured his height, weight, and head circumference. Once the pediatrician sits down with you to discuss your child in detail, they always mention that they are in 15th percentile for weight, 6th percentile for height, […]

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How To Get ‘Ish Done As A Mom

Starting to get overwhelmed with doctor’s appointments, house work, business tasks, date nights, self-care, and your career as a mom? It’s true that we wear many hats, but let’s be honest… it can be cumbersome trying to juggle it all. How can we keep it all straight without losing our minds and becoming overwhelmed? I […]

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I Cry Every Time I Breastfeed My Son… Is This Postpartum Depression?

My sister, “So yeah, I cry every single time I nurse the kiddo… It also happened with the first kiddo too.” Me, “So wait… What? Is this a symptom of postpartum depression?” Sister, “I’m not sure but I feel this weird sense of sadness, anxiety, and fear with every let down. Whenever my milk lets […]

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Running A Fever Postpartum?

Mastitis is an infection of the breast tissue and accounts for more than 200,000 cases per year, according to Mayo Clinic. It’s painful and occurs mostly during the postpartum stage. People say that it feels as if they have the flu because they feel so run down. Well… let me tell you about my run […]

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The Postpartum Vulnerability

Postpartum and vulnerability are things that we usually turn our heads away from… We’d rather just not go there because both are messy. Congratulations, on your new baby girl! What an amazing feeling to labor for 5 hours and to push for 10 minutes, bringing her into the world. Wow, the whole delivery was just […]

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Should You Go Back to Work or Stay Home?

One of the many decisions you will have to face during the postpartum stage is whether or not to return to work. Sure, you’ve lined up all of your ducks to take 3 months off for maternal leave. You are planning on coming back, but actually going through the motions all while looking at your […]