Saying “I do” is Harder Than Saying “I Dont”: My Postpartum Depression Story

Postpartum Depression is defined by GOOGLE DICTIONARY as: "Depression suffered by a mother following childbirth, typically arising from the combination of hormonal changes, psychological adjustment to motherhood, and fatigue." This is my story of postpartum depression. Every mother's is different, and each person has their own way of dealing with it. Being diagnosed with postpartum... Continue Reading →

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Baby’s First Year: A Mental Survival Guide

Becoming a parent can be crazy and overwhelming. One minute you're at home watching TV on the couch, and then the next day you have a baby in your arms and your whole world has turned upside down. Your norm is no longer your norm. Your whole life suddenly revolves around this little squishy potato... Continue Reading →

Easter Basket Themes for Toddlers

With Easter right around the corner my husband and I were trying to figure out our twin's Easter baskets this year. They'll only be 16 months this year for Easter so just purchasing one from the store doesn't really work. I made the commitment last year that I would just create our children's Easter baskets... Continue Reading →

Why? Infertility.

Infertility: it effects 1 in 8 couples. I AM 1 IN 8. My husband and I will be married for 8 years come June 18th. 8 beautiful, amazing, difficult, crazy years, but one month after getting married we started getting the question. If you're married, you definitely know what question I'm talking about. The one... Continue Reading →

Hospital Bag Must Haves

If you're like me you like to be over prepared. If my husband and I go on an overnight trip, I always pack like we're going to be gone for a month. When I was getting ready to have my twins I Googled and asked so many mom groups what I should pack in my... Continue Reading →

Top 10 Baby Shower Gifts

I gave birth to twins on November 29th, 2017. In the months leading up to that we had two baby showers and one diaper party. They were all amazing, and we got so many great gifts, but what were some of my favorites? You're about to find out: 10. Diapers & Wipes At both of... Continue Reading →

Walkers, and Why We Didn’t Use Them

Emery and Elijah were both early walkers. Elijah started around 9.5 months and Emery started around 10.5 months. They rolled over at 3 months, and started crawling at 5 and 6 months along with sitting up on their own. They started cruising along the furniture as soon as they could crawl, and the thought came... Continue Reading →

Our Top 5 Favorite Books

My 14 month old twins LOVE to read, or at least being read to, or just looking at the pictures! We do storytime before bed every night, and that started when they were still very little! They've always enjoyed us reading to them, and have grown to love certain books. Here is a list of... Continue Reading →

The Ugly Word: “NO”

Here they are: my beautiful, silly, fun, completely opposite of each other 14 month olds ❤ I always wonder how they got so big so fast. Life is crazy that way I guess. One moment I'm in the hospital giving birth, the next moment we're celebrating their first birthday! Now they're walking, babbling, signing, and... Continue Reading →

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