15 Steps To Handling An Angry Little Person

We are going through the temper tantrum stage currently and I have read several wonderful pieces on dealing with anger ...
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Not Broken

So I am not proud of myself and need to ask for forgiveness from my readers. Yesterday I allowed my ...
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Fall Bucket List!

Fall is hands down my favorite season and I am a huge fan of anything that embraces it. What's not ...
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Parenting Handbook

They say parenting doesn't come with a handbook and I am going to disagree. While it isn't in handbook form, ...
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Baby Mine Video Project

So much fun and a privilege to put this together! I had an absolute blast! I re-recorded this while having ...
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A Note To My Son & His Future Love

I may be your first love but I am grooming you for your love of a lifetime. I will teach ...
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The Left Shoe Movement

The Left Shoe movement was created to assist parents to remember they have an extremely valuable and precious life in ...
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I’m Your Mama Not Your Friend

A few weeks there was a festival in Colorado called 4/20. I am pretty sure that anyone that watches the ...
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When An Emergency Happens

The most common cause of nonfatal choking in young children is food. At least one child dies from choking on ...
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Not My Childhood

Charles Dickens said, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Parenting is the easiest and ...
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Lessons Learned

I was thinking over the weekend of a few key things I have learned recently. Sunday's church service had a ...
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Have Baby Will Travel III

Hey y'all! I know it has been a while since I have written anything but we had a death in ...
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Time…

For All people are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers ...
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Lil Man’s First Birthday!

I can’t believe the time has passed as quickly as it has. One year already and it feels like we ...
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The Day The Devil Knocked & The Door Was Answered

Our greatest fear is that our children will lose the battle with their addiction. For some families, this fear has become ...
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Breast Milk Diaries III

January first was the last day I pumped. I am still breastfeeding at night and in the morning if Coop ...
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How Things Have Changed, & I Am Okay With That!

My husband asked me if I was okay with the way we are spending New Years Eve. Sitting on the ...
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Magic Reindeer Food!

Magic Reindeer Food Printout INGREDIENTS Raw uncooked oats Sugar cookie sprinkles Plastic sandwich or snack baggies Ribbon in festive holiday ...
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Back To Basics!

I wrote this some time ago and feel it is appropriate to resurrect.  I wrote this the day after the ...
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Breast Milk Diaries

As I sit here at work eating my lunch and logging my milk pumped, I realize I really have done ...
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Santa’s Phone Number!

Yes it works and they can leave a message with what they want for Christmas!!! 🎄🎁🎄 ...
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Come On Girls! Don’t Fail Me NOW!

I have been battling low supply for a couple of weeks now. I was pumping anywhere between eighteen to twenty ...
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The Fragile Generation

My generation was the last that learned to play in the street. We were the first to play video games, ...
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Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Day 10/15

Mark your calendar and please join me in remembrance ...
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A Time to Celebrate, A Time to Mourn

Today marks two years since we lost our first, my husband’s birthday and our rainbow baby’s eight months old. While ...
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Hate, a Condition of the Heart

Like so many I woke up this morning to tragic news once again hitting the heart of America. A lone ...
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It Is Okay To Say No!

After having Coop I meet some lovely ladies that were also new mom's. The conversation came up about visitors, people ...
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Baby’s First Cold

Well this has been fun! Coop starting showing symptoms Saturday night and it went downhill in a hurry. I suppose ...
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Being a Mama Past & Present

This weekend we had dinner with friends of ours that are expecting. During our conversation the topic of being a ...
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Have Baby, Will Travel

Lil man’s first trip was to North Carolina when he was eleven weeks old. Since he was not vaccinated I ...
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Raising a David in a World of Goliaths

In an era before technology we were forced to be creative, inventive, and close to one another. We had a ...
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Returning to Business Casual

Returning to work is a difficult and emotional challenge that many moms must face. I had three months of paid ...
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God Why Does Everyone Else Get A Baby?

Since writing about my Rainbow Baby I have had several women reach out and thank me for sharing my story ...
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Baby Repeat?

To the mama’s that don’t know what to say when asked “Are you ready for another one”? after trying so ...
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Wait, What? Boobies Aren’t For Feeding?

Imagine with me if you will a perfect weather day in the mountains. You are sitting at a lil picnic ...
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Sleep! What is that again!

Seems to be the most mentioned topic in any conversation for new parents. I can’t begin to tell you how ...
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The V Word!

To vax or not to vax that is the question. Every parent dreads v-day! The thought of your lil one ...
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Post Baby Body & Mind

You give birth and you still look six months pregnant! That was how I looked at least. Not sure what ...
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Postpartum What?

Okay ladies and gents it is a topic no one wants to talk about but it is a fact of ...
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My Rainbow Baby

This will be the most difficult post I will ever write. I pray it touches you in some way and ...
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Let’s Talk Boobies, Who-ha’s and Well…  

I learned in a quick hurry that your body is no longer your own after a baby. You are now ...
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Bringing Baby Home- This Mama’s Journey!

Ahh the day you have been waiting for. To bring your wee lil babe home and begin the greatest adventure ...
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D Day! AKA Delivery.

You have your bag packed, birth plan in hand, hubby has camera and his overnight bag, now waiting on baby! ...
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The Birth of a Blog

While I was pregnant there were so many resources it would make your head spin! Everything from apps to books ...
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