We Didn’t Know We Were Missing Him Until He Was Here

“I am so lucky to have you. We are so happy you’re here!” “Do you like us as much as we like you? I hope so.” “You are the best surprise.” “Thank you for surprising us!” “I never knew you were missing until you were here.” Those are all actual conversations I have with Wallace every day now. And yes, a conversation. He repliesView full post »

Work Smarter, Not Harder- This Service Will Design Photo Books For You!

I have pictures of my mom with my kids, starting from the minute my oldest was born. Well, okay… a few minutes after he was born, as she looked over him in his Isolette. The post is sponsored by Shutterfly. Make this Mother’s Day with a personalized gift that says it all. It is not lost on me how fortunate we are to have her there for so many big and little life events, and I am alsoView full post »

Playgroup Week #13: The Best Baby Stuff You Can’t Get At A Baby Store

What do you REALLY need when you have a new baby? This is a loaded question because it definitely changes from family to family… and baby to baby sometimes! In this week’s episode of the Baby Rabies Playgroup, I’m sharing some of my favorite baby and parenting things that you can’t buy a baby store… including one that you might actually buy at a pet supply store.View full post »

We Have A Tween And We Can’t Parent On Cruise Control

Over the last year, from when he turned 8 to now nearly 9, has brought probably the biggest growth and transition since Kendall’s first year of life. Physically, sure- he’s HUGE, but emotionally and intellectually? Yeah… that’s the biggest change. As parents, we started the year off on cruise control. We were there and watching him, but we were letting him do his thing. WeView full post »

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