Motherhood: A Toda Madre

We often hear about the bliss, the joy, the automatic unconditional bond, the moment you become a mother. We don't often hear the truth about postpartum . There was nothing magical about becoming a mother — it wasn’t the calm baby sleeping in my arms, the social media picture of “She’s here!” It wasn't what I … Continue reading Motherhood: A Toda Madre

Raising King

On April 1, 2008, I was a graduating senior at Northwest High School. Honors student, Class President and Athlete. On that day, I took a test that would forever change the course of my life. I remember it like it was yesterday. I ushered my way into the nurse's office, complaining of cramps. It was … Continue reading Raising King