Remembering Baby J – 6.25.14

Today is such a bitter sweet day. Baby J (our first little one) was due 6.25.2012 and would be 2 years old, but last year on this is the day we found out we were pregnant with our wee Camper. Our first born boy Cashel is 2 in August and I’m daily overwhelmed by how […]

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Prepping for Number Two

This is definitely a useful post for you if you are expecting a child, but I will preface it with that this post is primarily for ME! For my own records and for “next time.” So be prepared for “practical and personal.” 🙂 Finding myself in “nesting mode.” It hit and then I got the […]

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What’s in a name…?

So a couple weeks ago we began to share our sweet little boy’s name with those beyond immediate family. It has been a fun (albeit challenging process) to name and then share his name with the world. We started talking about names from the day we found out we were pregnant and actually picking a […]

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Baby Birthin'

We took our first birthing class this past Saturday and much to my relief Benjamin said he feels less worried or scared post class session. 🙂 I was particularly worried as I had promised him no “birth videos.” (Thinking he could come to the Newborn Essentials and Breastfeeding classes, but as it turned out this […]

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Waddle it be? The setup…

Here is the Waddle it be? Gender Reveal Party we did at the end of April. For those of you who don’t know how we managed to be surprised ourselves, but allowed our sister’s to know ahead of time read “Are we crazy?!” The invitations were designed by my talented sister-in-law Emily… My sister Tonie […]

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Today I am a Mother…

I just published a post I wrote May 8th of last year. I have not shared publicly about our journey trying to conceive, until today. I wrote “Someday Mother…” two years after we decided to try to start our family. The next year held great tragedy and joy for us and I thought about this […]

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