Adoption >> Infertility >> Pregnancy

And there I was; bent over in the airport bathroom, injecting myself for the zillionth time, covered in bruises and cellulite from all the hormones, sobbing all over myself because I couldn’t regulate my emotions, and crawling out of my skin from all of the anxiety of the “what if’s this doesn’t work and can I let it go’s and do I have it in me to do this again’s?”

And that is the pain of infertility.

Raised By Wolves

My mothers’ love always felt much more like the ocean. It bellowed in with all of its beauty and overwhelming power to bring me a sense of peace and belonging and then always, without fail, slowly slithered away as if it had never existed. I would always inevitably find myself back on shore; skin burning atop the parched sand of the dessert; desperate to bring back the beautiful blue majestic waters of my mothers love

The Things I Learned The Hard Way…

Don’t let the haters permeate your self worth. There will be so many. The people that judge you based upon how you look, what they perceive you to be, how you navigate the world. Getting ahead is really, really hard. Grown up life is hard. Being on time is even harder. Bills are the hardest.

What is Eclat?

“I want to be brave with my life. And when we make the choice to dare greatly, we sign up to get our asses kicked. We can choose courage or we can choose comfort, but we can’t have both. Not at the same time. Vulnerability is not winning or losing; it’s having the courage to show up and be seen when we have no control over the outcome. Vulnerability is not weakness; it’s our greatest measure of courage.”
~Brene Brown

Baby Shower 101

After throwing dozens of showers for my friends, I am sharing some of my favorite tips for a celebration worthy shower.

Why Experiences Matter

Christina Specializes in Experiences and Events for Unbridled Solutions For More Information Please Visit: http://www.unbridledsolutions.com How does one create truly transformative experiences? How do we measure meaning? Impact? Conversion? Transformation? If you’ve ever been genuinely touched by an experience, you knew it in the moment…you remember it to this day. WELCOME TO SHIFT. WHAT IS…