Author Archives: Jill

As I tried to figure out why my baby might be crying last night, it occurred to me this would make a great blog post! Over nearly 9 years of trying to figure out why 4 babies are crying, I’ve come up with quite the mental checklist I work through, and I’m sharing that with […]

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Being a parent for the first time is no joke. I don’t envy those of you holding tiny babies right now that are going through this brand new. While my postpartum recovery seems to get worse after each baby, the babies themselves? They keep getting easier. Also, I think I just keep getting better at […]

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I went to Target today with Wallace. It was our first solo trip there, and it felt good to return to normal life a little bit. My purchases could not scream “I just had a baby” more: pads, chocolate, baby wipes, newborn pacifiers, wine. This post is sponsored by Talk Early. I am honored to […]

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World (Wide Web), meet Wallace Austin Krause. Born December 21st at 4:59 am, after a mostly short and intense med-free labor, weighing in at 9.1 lbs and measuring 21.5 inches long. I have SO much to tell you about him, about me, about 4 kids. But for now, I rest.. and cry because postpartum healing […]

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