I've gone back and forth on this topic for months now - if I wanted to open up about it, let alone put myself out there for everyone to know the struggles I went through. But I know that I am not alone, so I thought maybe someone else reading this could realize they need … Continue reading You are not alone. . .
As you can see, I travel A LOT! So much that I hate lugging baby things back and forth! I wanted to find a high chair that was portable and easy to set up. When we were getting ready to move and have our stuff packed up, I just tossed our old high chair - … Continue reading Chicco Portable High Chair
To start off, I want to say Happy Birthday to Joey. Today he would have been 27 years old. For those that don't know, Joey is where Lillian's middle name is from. He was one of Ethan's best friends who died in a helicopter crash on their second deployment to Afghanistan. If you haven't, you … Continue reading 10 Months Old!
We made our way back to South Carolina - and actually surprised Daddy a few days early!! Lillian was so happy to be with her Daddy!! Lillian and I had such a great visit with him. Sad that he still had to work like crazy...but to spend the little time we did - it … Continue reading Hello Beaufort…again.
Weighing around 17 pounds and 26.5" tall! She has learned so much this past month! Standing on her own with no support, pointing at things, waving hello and bye bye! She also cut her seconds bottom tooth! When we ask her "Where is my nose?" she will point to it! Got to meet a lot … Continue reading 9 Months Old!
I've received questions on here and on Instagram about the floral numbers I use for Lillian's monthly pictures. So I figured I would put together a little how-to on them even though it is extremely easy! Where to buy: If you are wanting fake flowers to use throughout the year of monthly photos - My … Continue reading How To: Monthly Floral Numbers
People, we have a crawler! Holy. Shit. Batman! She has been on a mission these past 2 weeks! Crawling, standing up, grabbing onto things to pull herself up - please tell me she won't be walking soon??! I couldn't handle that! I'm already a mess seeing her crawl around the living room. Also, do you … Continue reading We have a crawler + a new obsession!
I can't handle this. She is just growing up so fast! How do mom's handle this?!? I get anxiety thinking that her first birth is just 5 months away!!! It doesn't help that this past month she has been on a roll hitting a bunch of milestones! She is so mobile! No more leaving her … Continue reading 7 Months Old!
It's crazy to think about our infertility journey and how it shaped us into who we are today. It was a struggle. It kicked my ass, knocked me down a million times - but I got up every time. I got angry, cried, screamed and then accepted what was happening. I don't want to get … Continue reading Our Infertility Story. . .
1 in 8 couples - 7.4 million people - Someone you may know. . .someone like me. I never thought I would have to go through all I did to have my daughter here with us. It took nearly five years - unmeasurable heartache, numerous injections and ultrasounds . . . disappointment after disappointment. It … Continue reading National Infertility Awareness Week