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Essentials for Expanding Your Family

This is not written by the perfect mom, perfect wife, or even a perfect human. I feel assured you would know that by looking at me, even more so if you know me. However, when writing something from my heart this way, I feel you should know I know I'm not perfect. Right now my… Continue reading Essentials for Expanding Your Family

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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


MIA For a while now…

I know I've left everyone hanging. I will be getting back to blogging soon, I have several posts waiting to be published, and more ideas in my head. In the meantime, one thing we've seen in our home is a pause in pottying with our son. Today I've been refreshing myself on some techniques. I… Continue reading MIA For a while now…

baby developments, current activites, mother's day, Weekend fun

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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Baby’s First Easter

Could two weeks really already have passed since our trip north-east for E to meet relations and have a family Easter dinner? Guess so! Picture Roll: Family can fill your heart and bring such sweet memories to surface. Lessons from traveling with baby: We took more than we needed from clothes to gear Babies can… Continue reading Baby’s First Easter


Our Natural Pottying Journey

We began Elimination Communication when our son was 5 weeks old. Originally, we began looking into ECing before conception when I stumbled across a link on I knew I wanted to do cloth diapering when we eventually had children, then to discover we could do away with diapers, our at least the amount of diapers… Continue reading Our Natural Pottying Journey