The Best Butternut Squash Soup Ever!

I love fall. Summer has never been a friend of mine because let’s face it, I’m just not made for warm weather. It may have something to do with having skin so pale it borders on translucent and naturally dark hair that seems to absorb all of the heat on hot days. I’m much happier […]

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A Quick Guide on How to Shop with a Toddler

Shopping with a toddler can be a living nightmare. It’s like shopping with a ticking time bomb that only I’m responsible for diffusing. If I make it in and out of the store without issue I get this crazy adrenaline rush that makes me feel like I can take on the world and accomplish anything. […]

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5 Things That Surprized Me About my First C-Section

Both of my daughters were born via C-section, the first was an emergency and the second was planned.  It’s no secret that C-sections are not the preferred birth plan for most women and I found that this was made more obvious during the birthing classes that my husband and I attended. We spent days reviewing […]

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TBT – My First Time Out Alone with Baby

My first time out of the house alone with A did not go as planned. And that is putting it mildly. My husband, Kyle, was able to take 3 weeks off of work when A was born, and during that time he pretty much did everything for me while I focused on healing from my […]

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The Nursing Activity Box – AKA the Best Thing Ever

When I was pregnant with G friends and family would ask me what I was most nervous about with having two babes two and under. Without hesitation, I would always tell them that I was concerned about how A was going to handle the time that I had to spend nursing. I just kept picturing […]

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The Gong Show that is Going from One Child to Two – 5 Things you should know

I knew life would be different when our second daughter arrived, but boy oh boy was I underestimating how much our house would change with the new addition. With A, after the initial shellshock of becoming a mother wore off, I was in newborn heaven in all my blissful maternity leave glory. I’m a home […]

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