Today marks five years since I heard those awful words. “I’m so sorry. Your baby is coming. You need to push.” I can still hear the tone of the doctor’s voice. See the tears on the nurse’s face. Feel the squeeze of your daddy’s hand on mine as I cried. This day is never an easy… Continue reading To my first son.
I can’t believe my squishy little Valentine is already four years old. It seems like just yesterday I almost had a heart attack on the operating table when my sweet baby, who was 2 weeks early, was 8 1/2 lbs. I had only gained about 25 pounds my whole pregnancy and was expecting a tiny… Continue reading ROAR! Addie is 4!
Warning! This post has pictures of me post-surgery. It isn’t pretty. When I found out that I was getting a septoplasty, I immediately started researching online for people’s experiences. I like to know exactly what to expect when I have to go through something. While I did find a few great blogs, I wanted to… Continue reading My Septoplasty Experience
Ever since Addison was diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder, I knew she would both love, and benefit from, a weighted blanket. She is a sensory seeker in every aspect of the word. She loves to feed her senses, whether it’s through jumping, yelling, running, crashing, or chewing. When she started Occupational Therapy, her therapist told… Continue reading Weighted Blanket Tutorial
For as long as I can remember, I have been a mouth breather. I always just figured that it was one of my quirks. Since having my babies, it seems to have gotten harder to breathe, and lately it has been unbearable. While I know that I have gained weight since I started having kids,… Continue reading Surgery.
Last weekend, I celebrated my 30th birthday! It’s so weird knowing that my 20s are officially behind me and that I have been on this earth for three decades. Keith really went above and beyond! On Saturday, he planned a night out to have drinks and dinner with my friends. I took the kid’s to… Continue reading 30
Happy New Year, friends! I don’t know about you, but I am so glad that 2016 is officially behind us. Between the crazy election, countless celeb deaths (so many legends!), and some things that went on in our personal life, I am happy that we have a blank slate ahead of us. But with that… Continue reading Reflection & Resolutions