It’s crazy how fast time flies when you’re having fun! cant believe I’m already doing his 3 month update. Young sir turned three months old on Christmas Eve. We had so much fun having a baby for the holiday season this year. I’m so grateful for the wonderful experiences we get to have with this little guy in our lives.
Two months have gone by and my little man is growing like a weed! I’m about a week late with his two month update, but I guess better late than never! Continue reading “2 Months Old”
Two months down peeps. I am two months postpartum on Friday. This month I have felt more like myself. I can get up and move around more. I’m not in terrible pain every time I walk around the grocery store and I can lay flat in my bed every night and sleep just fine. Continue reading “2 Months Postpartum”
It’s no secret in my family that I love cheese. My husband likes to tell a story about the first time his family ate spaghetti with me that involved half a can of Parmesan cheese. But that’s a story for another day. Anyway, out of my love for cheese and the discovery of one of our, now, favorite stores came Pretentious Cheese night. Continue reading “Pretentious Cheese Night”
Before getting pregnant I hadn’t really put much thought into what child birth does to your body. And boy did it do a number on mine. If you haven’t read my little boy’s birth story go ahead and check it out here. That will give you a bit of background. Continue reading “1 month Postpartum”
Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. I am so excited to celebrate with my family this year. Speaking of celebrating with a large group of people… Have you ever wondered why thanksgiving is the one holiday during the Holiday Season that doesn’t involve the entire neighborhood? Continue reading “5 Neighborhood Thanksgiving Traditions”
Young Sir turned one month old today. I can’t believe it’s been a whole month already! This past month has gone by so quickly. With everything that has been going on, I feel like I have almost missed this month. Lets face it I was pretty drugged up for the first two weeks of his life. However, even with all the drugs we still got to know each other pretty well this month. Continue reading “One Month Old”
.It’s funny to write this story. When it all began I had no idea what I was in for. I felt prepared and Oh-so ready for our little man to make his appearance, I just didn’t have any idea it would be such a…… what should I call it…… an experience. Continue reading “Birth Story”
I knew I had entered my nesting period when I insisted on cleaning our self cleaning oven by hand. The thing is, the oven was clean… but not like new clean, it has been stained by years of use, and the self cleaning feature only burns away the dirt. It doesn’t remove the stains and such. So I enlisted my sister’s help to remove the oven door so I could reach better. Inside and out. This is when I pulled out the best natural cleaning tool my secret weapon. Continue reading “Best All Natural Cleaning Tool”
Since today is my due date, and my little man has yet to arrive I decided to do a bit of research to see if there’s any way I can speed up his delivery. But I am also a firm believer that he will come out only when he is good and ready (or with the help of medical professionals). So I found the easiest ways to induce labor and I’m going to try some of these. Continue reading “10 Easiest Ways to Induce Labor”
I have always loved the look of royal icing on cookies. If done right it can really make something impressive. But sometimes it’s more fun to make something slightly less impressive but much more fun. That’s when I came up with this Halloween Sugar Cookie recipe. Continue reading “Halloween Sugar Cookies”
My mom used to make English Breakfast Scones for us as kids but it has been such a long time since I have had them. But I was craving them and had to experiment a bit.
This year I wanted to come up with something different for my Halloween display. That is when Genius struck and I came up with the Halloween Popcorn Garland. Inspired by the Christmas popcorn Garland. Continue reading “Halloween Popcorn Garland”
I was so excited to go on my hospital tour and it was actually a lot of fun. Our tour group was very small just two other couples, one was a set of first time parents and the other couple had five other children. It was nice to have a mix of experiences. Continue reading “What to Ask on Your Hospital Tour”
I see blog posts about side hustles all the time and they each have the same things in common. 1) they are all low paying, low skilled jobs and 2) everyone has the same ideas. So I thought I’d throw out one side hustle that I have really enjoyed and that makes a significant amount of money. Continue reading “The Best Summer Side Hustle”
Guess what! Fall is right around the corner and I couldn’t be more stoked! To kick the season off right, I’m participating in a Fall Blog Post Round Up with a bunch of other great gals. The Facebook Group that has brought us all together has been a godsend to me, the support and advice is priceless. But enough about me, Check out these chicks and their awesomeness! Continue reading “EPIC Fall Round Up”
I’m so excited to be working with Primed Birth and the Tummy team to bring you a review of their online courses! They generously offered my course for free but rest assured all opinions are my own.
Motherhood is something I have been looking forward to since my husband and I decided to get married. I have always wanted to be a mom. Unfortunately our path to parenthood wouldn’t be as easy as we hoped. Continue reading “Primed Birth Prep Course Review”
Guess what Ya’ll! I was nominated for The Blogger Recognition Award. How sweet is that? Last time I won an award was at the county fair when I was 15. I’m super stoked about it. This is a huge confidence booster, and I’m so glad people are enjoying my blog! (I mean besides my mother. Hey mom!) Continue reading “Blogger Recognition Award”
I may have a new favorite holiday! I didn’t even know that National Dog Day was a thing but let me tell you I will be celebrating every year from now on. Continue reading “National Dog Day”