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Papa Perspective: 4moms Origami Review

Papa Perspective: 4moms Origami Review

Six months ago our family received a 4moms Origami stroller in the mail, and this is what my husband, Kevin, had to say about it. I love gear. Durable, cool, technologically smart, ergonomically friendly, “look what I found!” gear. In a home with the cloth diapering, breast feeding, wooden toy crunchy mom type spouse, “simple […]

Domestic Violence: In Memory of Emily

Domestic Violence: In Memory of Emily

On my way home from work I text my very good friend. I told her Happy Birthday, and asked how her day was. She replied how much she enjoyed spending the day with her mom and son. They went shopping and she bought a brand new dress for the upcoming baby shower she was hosting […]

My Other Half

My Other Half

I consider myself a pretty lucky girl. I’m not trying to brag (well maybe I am) but my husband is an EXCELLENT dad. Like really awesome. Don’t get me wrong, he has MANY flaws. He is definitely not the best husband. But what he lacks in awesome husband skills he makes up for in amazing daddy […]

Review & Giveaway: Baby K’tan!!!

Review & Giveaway: Baby K’tan!!!

Let’s jump right in! The Baby K’tan! (Squishy, Penelope. & I at MommyCon Austin!) First and foremost, this carrier is SO EASY to use. It comes with an instruction manual that has very clear directions on the different carries that you can do with it. If they for some reason are not clear enough for […]

Apologies

Apologies

Over the last month I’ve been finding it really difficult to sit down and write blog posts.  I’ve been really struggling with moving once again and the stress over buying a house, having it fall through, having a rental fall through and then going back to buying a house.  The back and forth was really […]

Putting a Price on Your Dream Birth

Putting a Price on Your Dream Birth

When I found out I was expecting baby number two I KNEW I would not be having another c-section. In fact, I had my mind set I was going to do a midwife assisted water birth at a birth center. It was going to be PERFECT- a sharp contrast from Brody’s birth. I pictured myself […]

Almost 42 weeks

Almost 42 weeks

Two days before I went into labor with my son I wrote this “note” on Facebook. As I was scouring my Facebook for a certain picture I came across this gem. It’s funny to re-read things you wrote awhile back. This was a rough day, and I just had to get it out of my system. […]

How to take Pro-Inspired Photos of Your Baby at Home!

How to take Pro-Inspired Photos of Your Baby at Home!

How to take your own “professional” –inspired Photographs (from one mom to another!) I absolutely love to take my girls to get their pictures done. Now that I have three kids, our mostly single-income budget has gotten a little tighter, especially as we try to pay off debt and sometimes need to take time away […]