Preemie-hood is a lot like regular parenthood (I think...?) I can only speak from my experience and being as I didn't have a normal introduction to parenthood...here's my personal insight into life raising a micro-preemie. Like most parents with a new born, in the beginning we are all VERY CAUTIOUS and try our best to keep … Continue reading Preemie-hood: Parenthood with an extra side of Anxiety
Hello loves! I'm so happy to finally be sitting down and writing for us again. (By "us" I mean both ME & you [reader] because as you know writing is another one of those happy pastimes that is extremely therapeutic for me.) I can't tell you how many times I've attempted to get this post … Continue reading Intentional – My word for 2020!
It's that time again! I love the beginning of a new year (and in this case - a new DECADE!). This time of year always gives inspiration and hope for new beginnings, new adventures and the good vibes that come with a New Year! I love it all! Since we have started a new year, … Continue reading 2020 Reading Challenge!
If there is one thing I’ve learned in parenthood it’s that second-hand toys, clothes & shoes are a huge blessing (and money savers)! I know everyone has different views on “hand-me-downs” and while there are certain things we don’t accept or politely say “no” to (personal hygiene items, etc.) For the most part we don’t … Continue reading It’s Not About the Money
Wow. Another year come and gone so fast! Not only that, but we've said goodbye to one decade and hello a whole new one! Crazy! So much has changed for me over the last 10 years. Where do I even begin!? This year was an amazing one for, not only myself, but my family as … Continue reading Snapshot – 2019: Saying Goodbye to one Decade and Welcoming Another!
After Scarlett's grand escape from NICU, she and I didn’t immediately go home. Home for us, is actually 2 hours away in Andrews, Tx. So going “home” for Scarlett meant an extended stay at Grandma Sylvia's and Popo’s house (my mom & her boyfriend). Both of whom we are so incredibly thankful for, for opening … Continue reading Balancing Act – Life after NICU