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 […]

Catching Up!

Hello blog world! Remember me? The one who was 8 months pregnant last time we were together here in blogland. So yeah, I sort of disappeared for a while because we brought a new little bundle into our lives. That momentous occasion mixed with a couple of changes at work and SURPRISE buying AND selling […]

And Then There Were Two: One Month In

Adjusting to life with two little ones. Becoming a mom of two

It’s been a little over three weeks since we welcomed little Ellery and after my first week solo parenting (Jacob is back to work) I thought it’d be a good time to reflect on what it is like to be a mom of two: reality vs what I had imagined. When I was pregnant with […]

Easy Toddler Activities: Winter Edition

Easy winter weather activities for Toddlers

As you may have noticed, I am not a huge fan of the cold, winter months. The winter weather can make entertaining an active toddler difficult. So today I wanted to share my favorite winter toddler activities. Toddler Activities for Winter We have been blessed with a few random 60 degree days recently but overall […]

The 5 Stages of Getting a Toddler to Nap

Nap time, or really any get your toddler to sleep time, can be harder than wrestling an alligator. Unlike the way us adults work (ie: tired + place and time to sleep = sleeping) little ones falling to sleep is a delicate balance of when and where. I will be honest, prior to becoming a […]

Weekend Recap

Is it seriously already Monday? I swear weekends are not long enough! This weekend was thankfully pretty relaxed. We went to a family reunion for the hubs side of the family and spent the afternoon hanging out with family. Saturday evening ended up being an impromptu dinner with a local friend. With Saturday being filled […]