Motherhood & Me, Uncategorized

We Have A “Threenager” and I love It

Guys, my first-born turned 3. I can't even believe that I have been a momma for 3 years, it's insane! Although I feel like I've aged 30 years, I still can't believe it. I am really loving this age. I was warned about the "threenager" stage and I'll be the first to say that the… Continue reading We Have A “Threenager” and I love It

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Trying To Understand God

So something happened earlier today that I just need to talk about. The subject of this post can be a little hard so I'll forewarn you now and give you the gist of what happened. A mother that I follow on Instagram lost her baby girl a month ago. I believe she was 7 months… Continue reading Trying To Understand God

Messy Motherhood, Uncategorized

The Month Of May

April showers did not bring May flowers, for me at least (you guys know I like to be a little extra.) My depression reared its ugly head, again, and honestly the whole month was kind of blur. It's very strange, I'm realizing that it comes and goes, almost like the ocean tide. I'll feel ok… Continue reading The Month Of May

Motherhood & Me, Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized

3 Ways To Prepare Your Body For Labor

First and foremost, talk to your doctor before trying any of these recommendations. Secondly, none of these "tips" will induce labor but they can help to prepare your body. If you're nearing the end of your pregnancy, I can almost 100% guarantee you've googled "How to start labor," we've all done it, and by now… Continue reading 3 Ways To Prepare Your Body For Labor

Motherhood & Me, Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized

10 of my most used baby items: Months NB-3

YAY! You're expecting a little baby, Congrats! It's such a fun and exciting time, but it can also be an overwhelming time. There is so much out there for those teeny tiny babes that you might be wondering what's actually necessary.  In this post I'm going to share my most used baby items from Newborn… Continue reading 10 of my most used baby items: Months NB-3

Messy Motherhood, Uncategorized, Wingin' It

It’s 5 O’clock Somewhere

Welcome to my confessional. It's 3:45 and I just poured my second glass of wine. Honestly, I really don't care if anyone judges me for that, but I do feel the need to say that this is not an everyday, weekly, or even monthly occurrence. So, please keep that in mind if you think about… Continue reading It’s 5 O’clock Somewhere

Lifestyle, Messy Motherhood, Motherhood & Me, Uncategorized

A Onederful Weekend

As some of you know, we recently celebrated our daughters first birthday - 365 days of Lydia! I almost can't believe it. Her birthday fell on a Friday, so the whole weekend was about her! We had so much fun celebrating. It was a busy weekend. Full of family, cake, brunch, wine and memories! The… Continue reading A Onederful Weekend

Messy Motherhood, Motherhood & Me

Postpartum Depression

Depression. It can be a scary word for some. When I hear the word depression I picture a woman laying in a dark bedroom, blinds closed, weeping and surrounded by tissues. So, when I was diagnosed with postpartum depression myself, I had a really hard time accepting it because that's not me. I'm not the… Continue reading Postpartum Depression

Richie

Meltdown City

I had every intention of writing about our holiday tradiotions but instead I am going to take you on a trip to Melt Down City. This is mostly for my own sanity / venting purpose's because I highly doubt any parent with a toddler wants to read about another kids tantrums. I keep playing out… Continue reading Meltdown City