When is the baby coming?

4 Things to consider before asking When is the baby coming? Part of the We're Expecting Series on My Pocketful of Thoughts

When is the baby coming? Has this question been asked of you? Recently married? Or maybe you’ve been in a long committed relationship? You’re not a stranger from hearing about your plans to have a baby. Right? If not, don’t be surprised OR upset if everyone and YOUR mother starts bombarding you with this question. It is innocent enough to ask. I actually found myself asking a newly married couple a few days after their honeymoon, so . . . “When is the baby coming?” After Daniel and I got back from our honeymoon, a few couples opened up to us about their own personal experiences of baby conception. We learned that there are a few things to think about before asking about someone’s baby making progress. Read on for FOUR things to keep in mind  before asking, When is the baby coming?

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Thoughts on Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida #FixItJesus #RHOA

Phaedra & Apollo ... Can they work it out? #FixItJesus #RHOA

Did you catch the Real Housewives of Atlanta Reunion? All I saw in my Facebook newsfeed was #RHOA … I did appreciate those who did not give too much away in their status updates. Muchas Gracias! Do you believe that Phaedra and Apollo are working on their marriage? How about Apollo’s comments on his pending charges? Do you think that he built Kenya’s story line on the show? I know Kenya wasn’t the only person to be surprised by Apollo’s comments. What are your thoughts on the #RHOA reunion? Continue reading Thoughts on Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida #FixItJesus #RHOA

The perfect day for a marriage proposal. Part 1

proposal bethesda fountain

A girl can hope of setting up the perfect day to be proposed to or get married on . . . my date had been 11-11-11 or  12-12-12. I would have been ecstatic with either.  But those days came and went. 11-12-13 … maybe? Continue reading The perfect day for a marriage proposal. Part 1

Confessions of a Single Woman: Stick to YOUR Plan!

Don't get pressured into your engagement! Stick to your plan!

The last couple of weeks have been interesting for Daniel and me. Every so often I have to check what we’re wearing to make sure we haven’t accidentally put on Continue reading Confessions of a Single Woman: Stick to YOUR Plan!