• 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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  • A tool to replace pelvic floor exercises

    Leave Postpartum Bladder Control Problems in the Past

    August 10, 2018

    You shouldn’t have to deal with postpartum bladder control problems for the rest of your life. This tool will do your pelvic floor exercises for you!

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  • How to prepare your toddler for a sibling

    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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  • Accepting my postpartum body was hard but, once I realized how fantastically brilliant my body truly is, my attitude started shifting!

    Accepting My Postpartum Body

    March 7, 2016

    I certainly haven’t kept it a secret that my body hates me.  After having Caleb I ended up being 25 pounds over what I was before getting pregnant.  I had a pretty healthy pregnancy – I went for lots of walks and I ate moderately well (I craved salad and green grapes…) so I don’t…

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  • Nothing to wear??? You're going to want these postpartum clothing ideas and tips!

    5 Affordable Postpartum Clothing Ideas

    July 1, 2015

    The postpartum period is tricky.  We all want to look cute but we have to decide if it’s worth spending money on new clothes that we’ll *hopefully* shrink out of.  I put it off for quite a while but, now that I’m seven months postpartum and haven’t lost a pound (not due to a lack…

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  • How to Find Time to Work Out with a Baby

    May 26, 2015

    I am not one of those women who jump back to my pre-baby body weeks after having the little one.  I scoff at anyone who says nursing will cause the pounds to just fall off.  I have to hold myself back from punching another woman in the face when she fits back into her pre…

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  • I'm having a hard time accepting my post baby body. I hope what I'm learning helps you!

    Giving Myself Grace For My Post Baby Body

    April 2, 2015

      Grace is something that needs to cover so many areas of life and one that I’m needing to focus on right now is my body.  To be honest, I’ve never been one to like the shape of my body.  I’ve always felt too large – even at my smallest in college (looking back I…

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