Hi there! I have been asked over the course of this pregnancy and since having my c-section questions in regards to what I did as far as diet, fitness, recovery, and energy. I wanted to take a little time to answer those questions here in this space, but before I start, I wanted to encourage … Continue reading C-Section & Post-Partum Questions Answered
We welcomed our sweet boy into the world 1 week ago today. 1 week already!! Our little Tommy boy has filled us with so much joy since his arrival. We are all adjusting well. We've noticed that C has been a little more needy if she bumps herself or falls down, and we've had to … Continue reading A family of FOUR!
Wow! 38 weeks pregnant in two days, and I can not believe it. We really could meet our baby boy any day now! ...but I'm hoping it's like a day or two after we get to move into our home (Ha! Hoping & praying!). I have had more braxton-hicks, leg cramping at night, and overall … Continue reading Hospital Bag Essentials + Third Tri Roundup
With Mother's Day coming up this weekend, I've been thinking a lot about the amazing gift that motherhood is. God blesses us in so many ways, and children are one of the greatest glimmers of grace I think I'll ever see on this side of eternity. From the moment our daughter was born, I have … Continue reading A Post For Your Mama Heart
Hi everyone! I received a request from a few sweet mama's to share some bits of advice for a newly SAHM and wanted to bless them (and maybe you, too!) with bits that have really helped me transition from the busy, on-the-go-ALL-DAY-LONG, 1st grade teacher life... to the SAHM (that's also busy, on-the-go-ALL-DAY-LONG now) life. … Continue reading Some tips for the newly SAHM…
Hi everyone! Today is all about a holiday gift guide for your sweet kiddos. I'm sharing some of my top picks for children this Christmas, and I am hoping you haven't seen some of these already! I know there are some hot toys this season, but wanted to give you other ideas besides those! My … Continue reading Gifts For Your Kiddos!
As a former 1st grade teacher, this time of year when summer is winding down still gives me the new school year butterflies, even as I am at home with our one-year-old daughter now. As the weather cools off, and the dollar section at Target fills up with back-to-school goodies, the anticipation of a new … Continue reading 5 Ways To Get Back Into School Mode From A Teacher!