I clearly remember the early morning of August 12, 2016. It was already warm and the sun was just coming up over the mountains casting an orange glow across the fields in the valley. Your dad and I were driving to the hospital and my contractions were every 2 minutes apart. The ride was intense … Continue reading one whole year
We've made it 11 whole months of exclusive breastfeeding. While I am very proud of myself and Jackson of this accomplishment, it was by no means an easy task. The last few weeks have been filled with nursing aversions, feeling touched out, tears, sore nipples, tender breasts and pregnancy exhaustion. I've always loved breastfeeding and … Continue reading breastfeeding part 2.
Our Family is Growing! The day before my 25th birthday we found out we were expecting baby #2! I was both shocked, excited and nervous when I saw that second line on the pregnancy test. I couldn't believe it, really. We were going to start trying a few months down the road, but this little … Continue reading and then there were four
I've definitely been a bit quiet around here lately! Life has suddenly become so busy. Maybe it's the sudden heat wave and sunshine, or maybe it's the fact that I have a busy ten month old. Regardless of the reason, life has certainly picked up the pace! This post is dedicated to all the dads … Continue reading for the dads
On this Mother's day I want to celebrate all of the mothers in the world: single moms, working moms, stay at home moms, teen moms, moms of multiples, bereaved moms, biological moms, adoptive moms, foster moms, wine-drinking moms, every single mom, no matter who you are. You deserve to be celebrated. Motherhood can be … Continue reading mother’s day
I've been asked a bunch of times by family members, friends and strangers about why I cloth diaper and how much work it really is. So this is what this post is all about: our cloth diaper lifestyle. I came across cloth diapers before I was even pregnant and fell in love with them. My … Continue reading cloth diaper love
Even though I have never experienced it, I have witnessed people close to me walk through this immensely painful journey. This is for those mamas and all the other mamas who have lost an infant. This is for the mommy's who had to give one back To the mommy's who had to let one go … Continue reading losing you