The question I have been asked most frequently since having our daughter is whether or not the transition from one to two children was harder than the transition from zero to one child. It was also a question I asked fellow mom-friends during my second pregnancy. I wanted to hear their thoughts and get their … Continue reading The Transition: One to Two
The good thing about baby number two is that, as a parent, you kind of know what you're doing. And I used 'kind of' loosely. Do we ever truly know what we're doing?! We were spared the impulse to buy all the "cool" baby stuff on the shelves at Target because we already knew what … Continue reading What I am Loving – Baby Edition
Since July my husband and I have known the exact date our daughter is going to be born. It is a bit surreal, really. Knowing that on this certain date and time I will go in for a scheduled cesarean section with my husband by my side and we will officially be a family of … Continue reading Perhaps we’re not entitled to know everything.
Back in 2012 after I got engaged and started the process of planning my wedding my mom "gave" me the most thoughtful gift. She explained that around the time I was in middle school she started putting money aside each month so that one day, whenever the time came, she could buy me my wedding … Continue reading The Wedding Dress Fund
Is there any summer dessert more iconic than a s’more? It’s delicious, gooey, and loved by almost everyone. Lucky for you, August 10th just happens to be National S’mores Day so your excuse to indulge is here! Check out my post for the Raleigh Mom's Blog, There's S'More Fun to be Had, where I talk … Continue reading There’s S’more Fun to be Had!