Things I Want You To Remember

I’ve been gone a while. Things have gotten a little crazy now that we’ve added another baby to the mix and there’s rarely time to brush my hair or sleep-much less blog. But I’ve been wanting to write this post for a long time and tonight I’m finally making it happen. Last week I turned […]

It Happened To Me: Pregnancy Loss

It’s been a few months since I endured one of the most devastating experiences of my life, a late miscarriage. I have chosen to share my experience not to gain sympathy or make anyone sad but to help other women that may be going through the same situation to feel less alone in their pain. […]

My High Energy Kid

I became inspired to write this after reading a great blog post by The Mother Hudddle (you can read it here). In it, she talked about having a “high energy” child and I realized that I do too. My two year old son is as sweet as can be. He is always happy, moving, singing, […]

2nd Year Love Letter

My dearest Tristan, Today marks your second birthday. I can’t believe it was two years ago that I was in that hospital bed patiently waiting to meet you. It seems like it was just yesterday, but then I can’t seem to remember what life was ever like without you. I will never forget the first […]

Things That Haven’t Changed Since I Was Pregnant

Pregnancy is such an amazing time. I was lucky that mine was fairly pleasant and I had no complications.  I loved my pregnant belly and all the cute maternity clothes that I could wear.  I loved eating anything and everything in sight and not feeling guilty about it. I loved that, for once, people were […]

A young Honey Nut fan

Did I mention that my Cheerio-loving kid is famous? Next stop? Hollywood. A young Honey Nut fan.

Doing What I Swore I Wouldn’t- Crying It Out

Doing What I Swore I Wouldn’t- Crying It Out

Things have changed in the past few months at my house. I have done something that I never thought I would do and it has been the hardest thing I have yet to do in my short time as a mom.  I resorted to the “cry it out” method of sleep training after trying countless […]