• Basket full of baby items sitting in front seat of car

    The Anatomy of the Perfect Baby Shower Gift

    August 20, 2019

    This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com Five to ten years ago my life was all about going to weddings.  My friends were all pairing off and getting married.  The summer Nate and I got married we went to six other weddings and were invited to three more.  Weddings were our life!  Outside of family weddings, we…

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    The Six Worst Things to Say to a Mom of Young Kids

    July 22, 2019

    Find out six things not to say to a mom of young kids.  It’s easy to slip out one of these statements is you’re talking to a mom with young children but please stop! There’s something about conceiving a child (or foster/adopting) that all of a sudden makes your life fair game for everyone to…

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    Newborn Must Haves for Your Second Baby (or Third… or Fourth…)

    June 20, 2019

    So you’re pregnant again!  Congratulations!!!  Having multiple children is an amazing blessing but it also changes parenting big time!  You’re probably wondering what products for newborns are perfect for your growing family.  To ease up the transition a little, you’re going to want to check out these newborn must haves for your second baby (or…

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  • These are the top ten rules for visiting a newborn. Don't be the friend that forgets one (or more) of them! This truly is what every postpartum mom wants you to know! #newborn #friendship #postpartum

    Top Ten Rules for Visiting a Newborn

    June 4, 2019

    Can anyone else agree that the most intoxicating smell is the smell of a fresh, newborn baby?  It can’t just be me!  Now that Daniel is nearly six weeks old, that newborn scent is leaving his precious little body and it’s giving me all the feels. The first few weeks with a newborn are wonderful,…

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    How to Prepare Your Toddler for a Baby

    June 14, 2017

    The biggest thing I was afraid of while pregnant with my little Josiah was that he was going to be born and be as difficult, exhausting, and overwhelming as his older brother had been.   I am so thankful to be able to say that, so far, that is absolutely not the case!  (All the…

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