I’m sitting here flipping through pictures on my laptop of when Aiden was first born. He was tiny. He used to sound so squeaky. Sigh. I miss those sweet little squeaky cries. Everytime I flip through the pictures though, I am instantly transported back to those feelings of intense love and intense fear. Postpartum hormones… Read More What I Wish I Knew Before Having a Baby
One thing that I try to keep in mind with blogging is that 5 or more years from now, should any of the kids come across this on the web, I want to be able to sit next to them while they read it. I debated about actually typing this blog out. Would it be… Read More Why I Don’t Love My Step-Kids as My Own.
Halloween is one of my favorite holidays of the year. Our neighborhood is always full of kids trick-or-treating, neighbors are usually set up out front with grills having cookouts, and there is just an air of excitement. We jokingly refer to it as a Disney Channel movie type of event. When the older kids were… Read More Easy Infant Halloween Craft
Oh my word. What a whirlwind this past month has been. I recently left my full-time job to take on the full time job at home. Between everything that our family has going on, it was best for us to have one parent home full-time. During that time, I decided to start a blog to… Read More What is This Mommin’ Life?
It has been almost 7 months since we have had our newest little guy join our crew. It did not take as long for us to realize that mixing babies and teenagers was going to be harder than we thought. We have hit a lot of bumps in the road but here are the… Read More Top 5 Things I’ve learned about Teenagers and Babies