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Casualties of Motherhood

Decorating, wrapping, unwrapping, eating, and traveling! Oh fun it is to celebrate holidays with family and friends. One small anecdote from our recent, and first time traveling as a family for the holidays: On our way back from seeing my relatives, we stopped for a friends wedding, in which I had the pleasure of being… Continue reading Casualties of Motherhood

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Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner!

I know I've not updated for quite a few days. My bad. I could give a lengthy explanation, but that just sounds like excuses in my head, so I'll just leave it for now.Who won my last giveaway you ask?? From my Facebook Page likes, JamesApril Daughtery and Carol Castro!!!!CONGRATS to you all! Please contact… Continue reading Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner!

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One of those weeks, the good and the challenging!

Monday was crazy, errand running began at 8:30am, but we made it home in time to salvage one of little man's naps. A day running around, as many moms know, sets you back with how things are run at home. We're working through transitioning baby (closer to little boy now a days it seems) back… Continue reading One of those weeks, the good and the challenging!

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I may be over 1/4 of a century old, but I still know how to have fun!

So where was I for the last few days and how was my birthday and first mother's day with baby on the outside, you ask? AWESOME!!! Hubs burst in after work on Tuesday and said he had a surprise! He took the next 3 days off work for a 5 day weekend and he was… Continue reading I may be over 1/4 of a century old, but I still know how to have fun!

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7 months and flourishing… Praise God!

I sit in my living room, admiring how a baby changes the look and feel of a place (i.e. jumperoo/exeraucer-thing to my left, walker to my right, yoga mat-material alphabet playmat on the floor, random toys and books strewn about); and I thank God that I have the gift and blessing to experience this part… Continue reading 7 months and flourishing… Praise God!

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How the little man grows!

E is 6 months and two days old!!   Had his well visit today. Weighing in at 15 lbs 26 1/2" long Above average in height, below in weight... just like his Mama Current Activities Hanging onto the edge of coffee table with minimal support Actively going from back to belly, belly to back from… Continue reading How the little man grows!

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Reflections on becoming "Mommy"

  Pictures property of shopdelightfullysweet We so enjoyed our 21 week ultrasound (that should have been 20 weeks, but scheduling, you know ;-)) We were amazed at how much more our son had developed in just 5 weeks!!! We think he has the cutest little profile! I mean, look at that NOSE!!! And his tiny,… Continue reading Reflections on becoming "Mommy"