Big Brother Books


Even though Parker is too young to really understand what had been happening over the last nine months and who Caity is, I really wanted him to have a few books that explained his role as a big brother. You can find many big brother/big sister and little brother/little sister books out there and they all […]

Caity’s VBAC Birth Story


It’s hard to believe that Caity will be four weeks old on Friday. I almost forgot how quickly those first few months fly by. Most days are filled with feedings and cuddles followed by sleepless nights with more feedings and cuddles. Before I started typing up Caity’s birth story I decided to reflect on Parker’s, […]

Dear Parker


September 20, 2014 Dear Parker, You were so excited when we dropped you off at school Thursday morning. You don’t usually go on Thursday’s so this was an extra special treat. We pulled up the driveway and you immediately started naming off all your friends at school. Ms. Leslie came out to get you so I didn’t […]

Parker’s 27 Month Update


As expected this past month was pretty hectic and a little stressful at times. We spent the month trying to get as much done as possible, visiting L&D a few times, and trying to savor every moment we could with Parker. We had quite a few people come to visit for Labor Day which was […]

She Is Here!!!


She is here!!! More to come soon but in the meantime I wanted to share the wonderful news that Catherine Mary (Caity) was born on Friday morning after a long 24 hours and an unexpected induction. My body was ready and did everything it needed to over 12 hours of active labor that ended in […]

Festive Fall Fonts & Fall Printable

Fall Subway Art 2014 8x10 600DPI Watermark

As I sit here on my computer I can’t believe that I am actually chilly! At 38 weeks pregnant I am extremely pleased with the mild summer we had but am anxious for Fall. It really is my favorite season and I gladly welcome the cooler weather that comes with hoodies, football games, and pumpkin […]

38 Weeks

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Munchkin is the size of a Pumpkin! 38 weeks ~ 9th month ~ 3rd trimester   Weight Gain: Way too much… Swelling and extra fluid are a &$*#&! Sleep: Depends on the night and what I did that day. If I am more active but rest right before bed I am pretty comfortable sitting up and slightly […]