Happy February! Peyton is 8 months old today! This month felt super long. I don’t mind though because she is growing up so fast and it needs to stop! There are moments when she finally wants to lay and cuddle on me and I just want to be frozen in time. I really cherish those … More Peyton’s Progress: 8 month update
Most mothers and wives can relate to feeling guilty all of the time. It seems like there is so much guilt to be felt. Mom guilt for losing your patience, for not doing enough with your little one that day, or for turning that TV on for just a little while so you can actually … More Gender Roles in the Marriage and Guilt
(Before we were a couple, New Year’s Eve 2011) I’ve always wanted to share our “love story” for the people who don’t know how we ended up together. 7 years ago, if you would have told me that, in 7 years, I would be married to Aaron with a daughter… I would have laughed in … More How My Husband Got Out of the “Friendzone”
New years resolutions have a bad reputation. People say they are going to do all of these things and then after a couple of weeks those ideas go out the window. It’s a good concept, if you keep up with it. Our family has goals that we would like to reach this year and we … More 10 Tips for Dealing with Baby Blues
Happy new year everyone! I hope you all had a fun, exciting, and safe holiday! This past year has been the craziest and most life changing… one for the books! I spent half of it pregnant and half of it being a new mommy to the best little girl I could have asked for! I’m … More Peyton’s Progress: 7 month update!
“So when are you going to try for baby number 2?” “Are you ready for another one?!” All I can do is shake my head, at just six months postpartum. For the average woman, it would still be very soon to even consider this! But as most of you know, or should know, I am … More Infertility: Baby Number 2?!
Happy half-birthday to my baby girl! Peyton is SIX MONTHS OLD. I can’t believe I have a six month old. It seems like not too long ago we were driving to the hospital to finally meet her… but it’s also hard to remember life before her. Sometimes we forget how much of a miracle she … More Peyton’s Progress: 6 month update! It’s a special one!