Babies, Casey, Family, Motherhood, Uncategorized, Work

Looking Forward to Going Back to Work and Other Working Mom Confessions

My return to work date is fast approaching, and the other day I had the taboo thought you’re not supposed to have as a working mom – “I can’t wait to go back to work”.  Now, gather your jaws from the floor, sanctimommies, and let’s chat. I love my job.  I mean, let’s be real, I don’t love every second of every day at …

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Audrey, Babies, Breastfeeding, Casey, Family, Monthly Update, Motherhood, Work

Baby Audrey: Three Months

What’s new? Audrey is a very smiley girl, but don’t let her sweet smirk fool you – she is a feisty little gal during the day!  She has good days and challenging ones, but her challenging ones are challenging.  She adores her big sister, though, and we all adore her.  We caught our first glimpses at a laugh this month – Shane …

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Emma, Family, Gifts, Holidays, Motherhood

Toddler Easter Basket Ideas – What’s in Emma’s Basket?

I have to admit, I love putting together Emma’s Easter Basket as much I love doing her stocking, which is a lot.  As she grows into an older toddler and bigger kid, it gets more and more fun.  Because her birthday is in December, Easter is a nice time to get her some little trinkets as a gift.  While the Target Dollar Spot …

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Babies, Birth, Breastfeeding, Friends, Marriage, Motherhood, Parenting

A Letter to my Best Friend Having a Baby

Dear Friend, Well, you’re officially more pregnant than I’ve ever been – a trophy I’m certain you weren’t dying to win.  But here you are – days away from meeting your little Peanut, and I couldn’t be more excited for you. No one can prepare you for what is to come.  Everyone says that, and you’re like “yeah yeah”, but …

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Audrey, Blogging, Casey, Cooking, Emma, Family, Finances, Fitness, Friends, Home, Home Decor, Marriage, Motherhood, Nursing, Parenting, Work

101 in 1001: A New Adventure

Last week I shared an older 101 in 1001 list, and today I am sharing a brand new one, with the 1001 days starting NOW!  There are some things that appear here that were also on my previous list because I may not have completed them the first time, I’d like to do them again, or they are things I’d like …

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