In this story time video we talk about our entire labor and delivery process of giving birth to our first child, who was born on her due date! It was an emotional day filled with unsupportive nurses and lots of tears both good and bad. But in the end we got a healthy baby!
What started as an Easter morning with no plans turned out to be quite an eventful Easter Day! Demi dyed Easter eggs for the first time and got a home visit from the Easter Bunny! What a lucky little baby. Follow along as we vlog all of the events of our Easter Day.
My name is Chadeia, that’s Sha-Day-ya, like the singer Sade. I’m a young professional and wife, trying to figure out the best way to get the most out of life. I make content on natural hair, mom life, and how I work towards living my best life.
A little about me:
My name is Chadeia, that’s Sha-Day-ya, like the singer Sade. I’m a young professional and wife, trying to figure out the best way to get the most out of life. I make content on natural hair, mom life, and how I work towards living my best life. Thanks for stopping by!
Did I have hyperemesis gravidarum during my pregnancy? I was sick and vomiting the entire pregnancy! In this video, I talk about all of my pregnancy symptoms with the biggest one being nausea and vomiting.
Watch my entire pregnancy progression in just 4 minutes! This video includes week by week belly shots, ultrasound clips, our gender reveal, and more. Watch our entire pregnancy from conception to birth in just 4 minutes!
Learn from our mistakes when purchasing your first home! In this story time video we share our entire process of purchasing our house, including the highs, the lows, and all of the tips we learned in between. We encounter many hiccups in our home buying process and we’re sharing them all with you. Learn how to purchase your first house the right way!
With the start of the new year, many people reflect on the previous year and begin to plan out how they can make the next year better. Getting in shape and saving money are always the top goals on the list, but many times, we set unrealistic expectations that have us failing before February. I too am one of those people who fails at my exercise goals, but I’ve always been pretty good with money.
I’m a natural planner, so budgeting my money came instinctively to me. No matter my income, I’ve always been able to support myself, while still enjoying life. For example, when I did two years of Public Allies, an AmeriCorp program after graduating from college, I did a great job managing my small income while still living a fulfilled life. It’s no secret that AmeriCorps members (in other words, paid volunteers) make about, if not less than, $15,000 a year. While in AmeriCorps, I managed to live on my own (with a roommate, but without the assistance of my parents), pay my bills on time, go on weekend trips with my friends to places like D.C., treat my (now) fiance to a Brooklyn Nets game as an anniversary gift, and buy all of my family awesome christmas gifts without going into debt. For me, it was a simple thing of making a plan and sticking to it. Most people know that’s all you need to do to budget, but it’s the actual making of a plan that stumps some people. Allow me to offer some of my tips. (more…)