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 Why I love having a daughter

Guys, I know Cay has only been with us just over seven months now, but I just LOVE how quickly everyone (specifically the boys) have adjusted to having a baby at home again! Not only a baby, but a GIRL baby. Yep, that gets pointed out because the boys aren't use to having another female… Continue reading  Why I love having a daughter


Things I thought during labor

With the quick way that my labor progressed with Cay, I thought that my mind had hit a blank. Everything was happening so fast, and nothing was going according to plan, and I didn't think I had a moment to spare to think about anything other than the fact that I was in pain, pain… Continue reading Things I thought during labor

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Things I’ve Learned in Five Years of Marriage

Hubby Byren and I recently celebrated our five year anniversary with a romantic night away, from well, everything. In light of the celebration, I got to thinking how far we have come in this time (although we’ve been together for seven years in total). It’s been nothing short of a rollercoaster ride, I kid you… Continue reading Things I’ve Learned in Five Years of Marriage

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16 Things to Love about Your Newborn

With Gremlin and Monster's birthdays around the corner, I found myself thinking about how much they have grown up again. I think about this often actually, but when birthdays are around the corner, it's just filled with so many more emotions.  Which usually takes me down memory lane where I go through every one of… Continue reading 16 Things to Love about Your Newborn

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Story Behind the Date Night Jar + Ideas For You

Everyone knows that date nights are an important factor when you're married.Especially when you have kids. As important as it is to be there for your kids, couples need time along without distractions to rekindle the romance, to spend undivided attention on each other and of course, to have fun. Hubby Byren and I used… Continue reading Story Behind the Date Night Jar + Ideas For You