Toddler Life Update

Toddler Life Update

It has been far too long since I have given an update on or dedicated a post to where Asher is these days so I thought it was time to share some info on Asher’s newfound toddler life. Asher is coming up on 2 1/2 this October. He is just over 30 pounds and who […]

The Emotional Side Of Motherhood

The emotional side of motherhood

It’s nearing midnight and I am lying awake in bed while little E sleeps soundly next to me, her tiny rapid breaths reminding me I should be sleeping because she will be awake soon to eat. The Emotions of Children Growing She had her 4-month check-up today and it is still so crazy to me […]

10 Months

Age: 10 Months Weight: 2lbs Length: 31 inches Head:? Sleeping: This last month has been a bit difficult. Asher has taken to waking multiple times a night. Sometimes to nurse, other times just wanting to be rocked back to sleep. He is still sleeping in our room so it makes it easy to get to him. Over the last […]

9 months

Age: 9 months Weight: 20 lbs  Length: 29 1/2 inches Sleeping: Sleeping is pretty much the same. He heads to bed between 9 and 10 and tends to wake anywhere from 2-5 times each night. At least once a night he is up to nurse but most of the time he is just waking between sleep cycles and needs […]

6 months

Age: 6 months Weight: Roughly 18 pounds Length: 27-28 inches Head: ? Sleeping: Little man has been getting back to a decent sleeping schedule. Longest bouts of sleep are back to 4-5 hours, which is a great improvement after a few nights of getting up every 2 hours.  Milestones: Log rolling all over the place. Starting the beginnings of […]

7 months

Age: 7 months Weight: Around 19 pounds according to our home scale. Length: unknown Head: unknown Sleeping: This varies day to day. Sometimes he will sleep a few 3-4 hour stretches without waking, other times it seems like he is up every hour. Daylight savings killed us this week and he was getting up, ready to take on the […]

3 and 4 months

It is so hard to believe that our little man is FOUR months old!? Are you serious? Where has time gone. I wasn’t on the game with the three month post so I am playing catch up here. Age: 4 monthsWeight: 14lbs 13 oz as of 4 month check upLength: 26.25 inchesHead: 17 inches Sleeping: […]

2 months

Age: 2 months Weight: 11 1/2 lbs   Sleeping: Still going to sleep between 8:30 and 9 every night. He continues to get up after about 5 hours to eat and then goes back to sleep for another 3-4 hours. Halfway through the month Asher decided sleeping in his rock and play wasn’t so bad. Until about 6 weeks […]

Month One

Age: 1 month Weight: 9lbs 2oz Length: 21.5 inches Head: 15 inches  Sleeping: We decided to let Asher to his thing and sleep whenever he would like. In the week or so our little man was a typical newborn and he was waking every 2 hours to eat but sometime around 3 1/2 weeks he just started falling asleep around […]

Asher’s Birth Story Part Two

birth story part 2

If you haven’t read part one you can do so here. We arrived at the hospital and were quickly admitted and settled into our room. [p.s: laboring in a car, even for the short distance I had to, has to be one of the most awful and hilarious things I have ever experienced.] The start […]