Author Archive | Amy Coons

wanted a girl

I Wanted A Girl

I have never had a problem admitting that I wanted a girl, but God had different plans. When I became pregnant with my first son I was ecstatic that he was a boy. He was the first grandson and my mom always wanted boys, but got two girls! My husband was so excited because he […]

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Getting Tubes Was a Blessing

Fever. Crankiness. No sleeping. All the signs that point towards an ear infection and one of the most common things for babies to get. My oldest had one ear infection as a baby, middle son had zero, but my youngest, man…he had so many. I can’t even tell you how many times we were visiting […]

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Why I Stopped Breastfeeding

Why I Stopped Breastfeeding

Three weeks after my middle son was born my husband found me sitting on the shower floor crying and slightly hyperventilating. My boobs were sore. And tired. For the last three weeks I either had a baby or a pump latched on to me. One breast was producing well, where as the other one was not producing […]

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Excuses, Excuses

I struggle. Every day. With most things. I work full time as a high school English teacher and I am a mother of three very busy boys. There are a few things that I don’t purposely ignore, but they are just not on my radar on a daily basis, even if they should be. One […]

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