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How to be sick when you can’t be sick


One of the cons of being a stay at home mama is getting sick. It’s not like you can whisk your kids off quickly to a school for a couple of hours so you can properly medicate yourself and sleep as much as you can during the day to rest and get better. This is…… Continue reading How to be sick when you can’t be sick

dads · family · mamahood · mom life · new mama · parenting

 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

Babies · labor · new mama · newborn · recovery

Why I looked forward to my post delivery hospital stay


I know what you’re thinking… How can anyone really look forward to staying at a hospital, right? Well, take into account my life. Being a stay at home mama has it’s perks and benefits.. Yes, I get to spend every day with my kids, watch them grow and teach them. But at the same time,…… Continue reading Why I looked forward to my post delivery hospital stay

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40 Things I’d Tell My Little Girl


I’m pretty sure that every woman in this world wants a daughter. A little mini‐you to have tea parties with, have princess dress ups and teach her all about life, love and laughter. A little girl to love and cherish; to raise to be strong, confident and independent. There’s a really small chance of us…… Continue reading 40 Things I’d Tell My Little Girl

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Things People Assume When I Tell Them I Homeschool


I’m fairly new to the homeschool business. I’ve only been homeschooling for a couple of months now, and although the first couple of days (weeks!!) were the hardest, we’ve all adapted to this new life at home and we’re enjoying it. I want to say that all days are perfect, but that would be a…… Continue reading Things People Assume When I Tell Them I Homeschool

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This Mother’s Day, Let’s EMBRACE Our Strength


Before I became a mama, I read and researched anything and everything I could to make sure I was prepared for our Monster. While it prepared me in theory (although some days I couldn’t remember anything I had read), it didn’t prepare for everything. The days that flowed into weeks of sleepless nights, the teething…… Continue reading This Mother’s Day, Let’s EMBRACE Our Strength

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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