Motherhood: It’s Not Always Warm & Fuzzy Cuddles: This Mama had a “First” Today that She would like to Forget

This morning was a crazier morning than normal.  I'm now 35 weeks pregnant with our third baby.  All I want to do is eat, move around without struggling and sleep.  It should have been an easier morning since I had a doctor's appointment so I got to sleep in a bit later but since 3 … Continue reading Motherhood: It’s Not Always Warm & Fuzzy Cuddles: This Mama had a “First” Today that She would like to Forget

If You Give Baby All of You, You Will Have Nothing Left to Give: A Response (and Thank You) to “Mommy Somebody Needs You”

Often times when life gets overwhelming and you just don't think you can bear any more weight on your heavy shoulders, something will call out to you at precisely the right time to put it all into perspective.  It can be a pat on the back, a song, comforting and encouraging words, a book or … Continue reading If You Give Baby All of You, You Will Have Nothing Left to Give: A Response (and Thank You) to “Mommy Somebody Needs You”

Ringing in the New Year…The Panic, the Poop, the Pee and the Cheer! HAPPY NEW YEAR!

December 31, 2013.  Hubby is at work.  I am at home with the babies.  We are having a small house party to ring in the new year.  Our house is upside down and inside out.  Yikes!  We still have abandoned gift bags with tissue paper in them under our Christmas tree, toys everywhere, laundry everywhere, … Continue reading Ringing in the New Year…The Panic, the Poop, the Pee and the Cheer! HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen… Which Would be Fine if Any of Them Cooked!

Today was a big day.  Today I woke up and decided that Miss 18 months was now old enough to use her magnetic alphabet for a more suitable purpose than just chewing on the letters.  Her auntie bought her an amazing set of Melissa & Doug wooden alphabet magnets for Christmas last year.  (I love … Continue reading Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen… Which Would be Fine if Any of Them Cooked!

To Eat or Not To Eat: That Is The Question! (to which this mama does not know the answer!)

I'm on a mission.  We're closing in on the last week of Mr. 6 months being Mr. 6 months before I have to start calling him Mr. 7 months and still, he refuses to eat solid food.  Being the big, amazing, blue-eyed, gorgeous, healthy boy that he is, our family doctor has given me the "go-ahead" … Continue reading To Eat or Not To Eat: That Is The Question! (to which this mama does not know the answer!)