One of the rooms, I was excited to decorate was my son's nursery. I loved the idea of having a cute little space just for him. What I quickly realized is that the space is for my husband and I too. We do a lot of diaper changes, feeding, reading, and rocking him to... Continue Reading →
Today is September 23rd. It's my original due date. The one I got from the doctor when he confirmed my pregnancy. My son was born on July 21st. For weeks I struggled between being SO upset that my son was born early - thus subjected to six weeks in the NICU and the possibility of... Continue Reading →
When my son was born nearly ten weeks early, I had next to nothing prepared for his arrival. This is mainly because he came the DAY before my baby shower and I didn't want to buy stuff before then, but also because I am basically a professional procrastinator. Honestly, if it weren't for the last... Continue Reading →
I feel like I've been pregnant forever. Mainly because I found out in January, so I've been pregnant the whole year! But now I'm getting into the home stretch: I have just 10 weeks left! When I was in college, we were on an academic quarter calendar and each quarter was 10 weeks long. In... Continue Reading →
Now that we know what we're having, it's time to start thinking about the nursery. Here are six ideas for a baby boy's nursery!
My husband and I like to road trip and for my birthday we decided to check out Tipp City, Ohio. I'd never heard of it, but he saw a quick blurb in a USA Today article -- 50 state road trip: Beautiful small towns in every state. We've driven past Tipp City on our way... Continue Reading →
On this particular evening, my husband was the bidder and I was the one given the opportunity to turn towards or away. Thankfully I chose to turn toward.
I'm really excited to be unplugged for a whole week -- completely off the grid. I don't know what anyone else is doing and no one knows what I am doing. Our current society demands we be connected 24/7 but what does our constant connection do to our every day lives? If my face is... Continue Reading →