How to Entertain Babies: 0-3 Months

Entertaining any child can be difficult. They aren’t exactly great at communicating what they would like to do which leaves us mamas playing a guessing game. This is especially true of little babies. Chunker just turned four months old, so I feel like some sort […]

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For This Child, I Prayed.

Today is a big day for us, Chunker. You are four months old today! I look at you play and laugh and smile and think of a time when I thought none of that would be possible. A time not so long ago when I […]

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Boys & Body Image

I have seen lots of posts aimed at body image issues and how mothers present themselves in front of their daughters, but it seems as if that relationship has been completely ignored between mothersĀ and their sons. I can’t imagine why we as a population would […]

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5 Questions You Just Shouldn’t Ask

Whether you are pregnant or a new mom, you are going to be bombarded by all of kinds of questions. In my experience, most people don’t even think about what is coming out of there mouth before they experience “inappropriate question vomit”. Some things we […]

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We Finally Did It!

Since the day my son was born (almost), multiple members of my family have told me how I needed to be giving my son cereal. They all said it would keep him full longer so that he would sleep longer. My personal favorite was “We […]

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A Letter to My Son

To My Chunker, Today has been a rough day for both of us. It is so hard watching you not feel good. You have cried and cried and Daddy and I can’t do much but try to love on you and hope you feel better. […]

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3 Tips For Post-Partum Mental Health

As moms, we all have days that we absolutely want to pull our hair out and hide under the covers. It is inevitable. For those of us that have been diagnosed with post-partum anxiety and/or depression, those days may be worse and closer together. I […]

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Family Traditions

What better way to spend a cool, rainy summer day than hanging out with family and cooking lots and lots of food? Ever since I was a little girl, every year around this time my family buys up lots of corn and tomatoes and peaches […]

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Our Breastfeeding Story

I recently found out that this week is World Breastfeeding Week. In celebration of that, I thought that it would only be right for me to share our breastfeeding journey. I had always said that I would be a breastfeeding mama. From the moment I […]

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