My Baby is 3. He doesn’t feel like 3 to me, he feels like my little baby boy that I swaddle, snuggle, and rock to sleep. I don’t do that-rock him to sleep anymore-but I crave that time in our lives again. It’s so weird to have your kid grow. I feel like the minutes … Continue reading My Birth Story-Ezekiel is 3!
Quarantine Day #4,279 Not really, but you get the idea. This has all been a blur to be honest. The days all blend together and I’m not really sure when the last time I put real people clothes on was. And, I have to be honest… I’m actually really enjoying this, and enjoying myself, and … Continue reading How I Am Spending My Time During Quarantine
"Boss up and change your lifeYou can have it all, no sacrifice"-Lizzo Have you heard it yet? Good as Hell by Lizzo? Do yourself a favor and youtube that shizzz right meow. The ironic part is that I just spilled my blogging beans all over the internet about how the music these days is crap. … Continue reading Boss Up & Change Your Life
Motherhood + Book Reading, not a compatible couple. I used to read books A LOT. I even have a really hefty kindle library that my mom so graciously shared with me. There was a time, back in the day, when I had shelves and shelves of books. I love them. I love the smell of … Continue reading Word Up Homie-Summer 2019 Reading List
A big celebration is in order over here... This past weekend just so happened to be National Ice cream Day. Over at the Knight household? We celebrated properly with a couple of trips to Baskin Robins. Yup, you heard that right, we went twice. And, I don't even feel one ounce bad about it :). … Continue reading Nice Cream, You Scream!
I'm not exactly sure when it all happened...but I do know that at some point in the late 90's, I stumbled upon Jennifer Lopez. Again I don't remember if it was a song of hers, a movie, or an appearance on TRL (am I showing my age??) but something about her resonated with me. She … Continue reading JLO, Dreams & Big Things
I like to think that i have a pretty good diet. I eat mostly vegetarian, I understand the importance of drinking a lot of water, and i keep my processed-refined sugar consumption to a minimum. That was until this holiday season....oops. For the first time in a loooong time, I let myself get wrapped up … Continue reading 5 things I learned after a detox
About 5 years ago I signed up for a course that Oprah was hosting. In the course, the first exercise was to picture something that I wanted in my life. Could be a situation, a job, an activity, whatever. I was asked to get VERY specific about the details. I sat down on the living … Continue reading Manifest Destiny
You know when something keeps popping up and by the third or fourth time you hear it-see it-experience it you start paying attention (hopefully)? That happened to me recently. I keep hearing how we should stop using the word "just" when we are describing ourselves & our accomplishments. I'm just a mom. I'm just a … Continue reading Just.
It's official, I can check that off of my vision board as complete :). As of earlier this year, I get to now throw around a fancy title that looks a little like this; Dr. Nikki Knight, DNP, APRN, FNP. Very cool, Right?! Yes, but what does it all meaaaaan??? First, a little back story... … Continue reading DNP-What Does That Even Mean, Anyways?