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The Wonders No One Tells You About

The Wonders No One Tells You About

Thank you PrevailĀ® for sponsoring this post. Visit Prevail.com to get a free sample. Having a baby is a joyous occasion. Many moms tell you about the wonders of being able to hold your baby after 12-24 hours of pushing. They say motherhood is the […]

In Times Like These

In Times Like These

As I said in my last post, I am letting the holidays be about experiences. Because Harley turned one the day before December, I am taking it all in! The holidays last year were a blur due to sleepless nights, newborn cries and trying to […]

Home For The Holidays

Home For The Holidays

After working overnight in our ER, I realized how lucky I am. I am lucky that I will be going home to my loving family after my 12 hour shift. I am lucky to have a job that I love. I am lucky to have […]

Holiday Traditions

Holiday Traditions

With the happiest time of the year rapidly approaching, I realized that I want to start holiday traditions that I can continue for years to come. Granted, last year was a little bit different because we had a newborn, and I was in the process […]

Breastfeeding Favorites

Breastfeeding Favorites

When I had Harley, I knew I wanted to breast feed. I was absolutely determined. And boy let me tell you, it wasn’t easy. My first two weeks were filled with tears, an unhappy baby, and a plastic spoon. During my stay in the hospital, […]

1 Year Old

1 Year Old

12 Months ago at 10:26 A.M., our beautiful little daughter came into this world. She was born at 6.4 oz and 19 inches long. I remember being so anxious, so excited, so nervous, and just happy. Hearing her cry was the best thing ever. 1 […]

Arctic Cool Shirt

Arctic Cool Shirt

Thank you to Arctic Cool for sending me this super awesome workout shirt. All opinions are my own but this shirt is definitely the coolest thing since sliced bread! The shirt I tried was the Women’s Instant Cooling Long Sleeve Shirt in Polar Blue. I […]

You Are Their Mama

You Are Their Mama

“Mama, you were given these children. You. No one else. You were given these children because you are who they need. You have the soul to love them even on their hard days. You have the motivation and love to give them everything they need. […]

11 Months

11 Months

Wow 11 months has flown by. My little baby angel is now a big girl. She is surprising us with every move she takes. I love watching her enjoy the world around her. Her favorite thing to do is go to the dog park. I […]

Playing At The Pumpkin Patch

Playing At The Pumpkin Patch

Our family loves Halloween and the one thing I wanted to do was bring Harley to the pumpkin patch! Unfortunately the day we chose to go was 95 degrees but we made the best of it! California decided to have weird weather for all of […]