Breast Feeding vs. Bottle Feeding- the facts

** This post is only to inform you about breast feeding and bottle feeding. However you choose to feed your baby is up to you! Fed is BEST! I have had two very different newborn experiences with either of my sons and the main reason was how they were fed. Because of this I haveContinue reading “Breast Feeding vs. Bottle Feeding- the facts”

First Cold of the Season

This week our little J hit two weeks, did tummy time for the FIRST TIME, his cord fell off, he got circumcised aaaaand he got his FIRST cold. What a week to be alive, huh? Oliver never got sick as a newborn, actually in general. This might be his second cold he has ever had.Continue reading “First Cold of the Season”

New Family Tradition

I think it’s really easy especially around the holidays to get stressed and really busy and just let time get away from you. Kyle and I didn’t want our holidays to end up that way. As a parent we have this amazing opportunity to create magic for our kids but more important than that, toContinue reading “New Family Tradition”

4 ways to get your toddler ready for a new baby!

We got asked A LOT while I was pregnant with Jesse, if Oliver was prepared. I couldn’t really answer the question until Jesse was born and now that he is here the answer is YES! It didn’t just happen though. We prepped Ollie everyday. And because of that, our little boys are adjusting quite nicely.Continue reading “4 ways to get your toddler ready for a new baby!”

Jesse’s Birth Story

This past week we welcomed our second child into the world! I was 40 weeks and 1 day when he was born and at that point, I didn’t think he would be coming anytime soon! At 36 weeks I was dilated to 2.5 centimeters. The following week I had tons of contractions 5 minutes apartContinue reading “Jesse’s Birth Story”

Fall Bucket List: Roadtrip

Preparing to give birth over the holidays has kind of turned me into a crazy person! I literally NEED to do ALL of the things! Halloween party? I’m there! Pumpkin Patch? Let’s go! Roadtrip? Okay! So last weekend after a service project at the school, we loaded our car and we were off. My sisterContinue reading “Fall Bucket List: Roadtrip”

Diaper Bag Review

Having a diaper bag strapped to my shoulders has become an everyday accessory for me and my mama style, as I am sure is true for you mamas! There are so many cute styles, colors, and don’t get me started on brands. Do you choose what’s trendy? Is leather going to be better than cloth?Continue reading “Diaper Bag Review”

What’s in my diaper bag? MUST HAVES

One of my biggest downfalls is that…I CAN NOT pack light! At this point I think it’s an actual condition I may never get resolved! Buuuut can you really blame a girl for wanting to be prepared!? I have a toddler now, and my diaper bag resembles that. Although there are still many similarities inContinue reading “What’s in my diaper bag? MUST HAVES”

DIY Sandbox under $20

What do you do to entertain a 16 month old when you are 29 weeks pregnant, live on the second floor of an apartment complex, and don’t have a park close by? Well if you are us, you build a sandbox! We have a little porch on the back of our condo that looks outContinue reading “DIY Sandbox under $20”

2017 recap

Ohhh 2017. How can it already be the end? This year has been my favorite so far! I actually think this will forever be my favorite year! From getting married, starting new jobs, visiting so many new places, and getting pregnant! This truly was the year for BIG firsts! So here’s the recap of theContinue reading “2017 recap”