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.
20 weeks. We are halfway to meeting our little girl! The halfway point usually starts to bring a little more excitement to the pregnancy journey. Whether that is putting the nursery together, stocking up on more baby items such as clothes, swaddles, diapers, and bottles, or finally finding out the gender and picking out a … Continue reading All the Emotions
The holiday season is upon us which subsequently means so is picture season. There is nothing like getting dressed up in your holiday-best to go galavanting around an open field, cheerfully smiling at your significant other and children like it is something you do on any given weekend. All joking aside, I love family pictures. … Continue reading 3 Reasons Why Family Portraits are Important
“Parenting can be a real drain, even when sharing the misery with a spouse. Alone it was hard as fuck.” All We Ever Wanted, Emily GiffinI recently finished the book All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin and while I was reading the above quote really spoke to me. The weekend I started and finished this … Continue reading Here’s To You, Single Parents.
I was once asked to come up with a 'mom-mantra' that would describe me as a mother. My answer was 'schedules save lives'. There is nothing else I believe more when it comes to being a parent. I do not think I could count on two hands how many times my husband and I have … Continue reading Schedules Save Lives