6 Things My Husband Taught Me About Being A Mother

Before I became a mom, I thought I knew exactly what kind of mom I was going to be (hilarious, right?) I assumed I was going to know exactly what to do and how to do it, that everything came together easily, and I was going to spend all my time loving my babies, stress free. However, I wasn’t prepared for how much motherhood was going to teach me about myself and even more surprisingly, how much my husband was going to teach me about being a mother. 1. How to Find Patience This is one of the most important … Continue reading 6 Things My Husband Taught Me About Being A Mother

Celebrating our Second Princess: Baby Sprinkle

March is off to an amazing start! Our families came together and we celebrated our newest addition to the Douglas Family. We had a baby sprinkle in honor of our newest princess and it all came together so beautifully. It’s hard to imagine that about two years ago we were celebrating with a baby shower for our first princess, Anaís. Anaís baby shower had a woodland theme, we had tons of cute foxes, owls, hedgehogs, and so many more adorable creatures all over the place! For this princess, the only theme that seemed fitting was a baby elephant! Why? It … Continue reading Celebrating our Second Princess: Baby Sprinkle

Don’t forget to say, “I love you.”

Growing up these three words were rarely uttered. It could be our Asian heritage, a Guyanese thing, or maybe it was just my parents. Don’t get me wrong, my sister and I didn’t lack anything during our upbringing, my mother and father expressed their love for us by buying our favorite meals, the latest trends, and anything else we desired. We always had the newest shoes, and gadgets, our nails done, and anything else a girl could ask for. However, one thing that was missing during our upbringing was the discussion and expression of emotions. In my parents household, if … Continue reading Don’t forget to say, “I love you.”

Cinnamon Apple Muffins with Crumb Topping

I have so many apples from our orchard trip that I decided to bake a few yummy apple treats! 🍎 This muffin recipe has been a hit! My boss loved it so much she said “it has the perfect ratio of everything! It was delicious!” ☺️ Cinnamon Apple Muffins w/ Crumb Topping INGREDIENTS: Muffins: – 2 cups peeled and chopped apples – 3/4 cup brown sugar – 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour – 2 1/2 tsp baking powder – 2 eggs – 2 tbsp cinnamon – 1 tsp salt – 4 tbsp softened butter – 1/4 cup coconut oil – … Continue reading Cinnamon Apple Muffins with Crumb Topping

Dear Husband,

Husband — Oh! My wonderful husband! There is so much I’m thankful for, I don’t know if I could put it into words. Here’s my attempt on explaining how proud I am that you’re in our lives. You are a great man. No, you’re an amazing man. You are not the man of my dreams. You’ve exceeded any expectations I’ve ever dreamt of. You’ve destroyed my nightmares and brought me peace. You are a selfless man. When you see I am tired and weary you give me time to rest. When I come up with another silly dream you find … Continue reading Dear Husband,