CategoryMotherhood

Pretty in pink; baby shower

This past weekend I had a baby shower for me and my soon to be born baby girl! I love planning events and organizing details, picking decor and figuring out a menu etc.. Back in 2017, I had my sons baby shower planned for when I was 36 weeks but we ended up meeting him at 35 weeks! We had pushed the shower date until his actual due date, that way we had some time to spend with him and […]

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Salt dough ornament

Looking for a cute homemade ornament to hang on the tree? This year I made some small salt dough ornaments with Bens help! 3 ingredients: 1 cup salt 1 cup flour 1/2 cup water Preheat oven to 200 degrees Add all into a small bowl, mix and knead until the dough is smooth, not grainy. If the dough is too sticky, add a tiny bit more flour and if it is too crumbly, add water! Roll out dough onto a […]

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Gender announcement: 21 weeks

Hey everyone! I made a poll on my Instagram yesterday asking what gender you think our second baby will be, 77% said girl and 23% said boy. Today, I had a friend take some awesome photos of our gender announcement. Take a look at her Instagram and Facebook accounts for some cool photography! Our second sweet baby will be a…… GIRL! We’re so excited to be bringing a little girl into our lives in Feb/March! I’ve always dreamed of having […]

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Our growing family

I’m so excited to be sharing this post with you!  ** Trigger warning; talk of miscarriage ** As you know if you follow my Instagram, we’re expecting our second child in March 2019!  I want to share what’s been going on in the last 6 months. Back in April of this year, we found out I was pregnant! Nervous, happy, excited and scared. It was a tough pregnancy from the beginning, Now when I say tough I don’t mean I […]

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Happy Mother’s Day!!

Happy Mothers Day to all the mama’s out there!! Being a mother is such an incredible thing and I don’t think there is anything more rewarding in life. This Mothers Day, me & J hosted..We invited both of our moms, my step-grandma, my dad and my brother. Maddie and J made lunch for us all and we enjoyed it under the sun in our backyard. Muffins, pancakes, bacon and MOMosa’s (of course) I’m so incredibly thankful for my little family, […]

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Benjamins Birth Story

Ahh, I can’t believe I’m finally sitting down and writing this. I’ve been wanting to share this for quite some time now and I’m happy that I have the chance and that you all want to hear it! August 31st 2016 was the day that would change our lives forever.. this was the day we found out we were going to be adding a little munchkin to the mix.. I was 18, I had just graduated highschool two months ago and I […]

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Having a one year old – Being a young mother

Wow. When people say your children grow up fast, they were not kidding. I kept telling myself that it wasn’t going to go fast and that a year would go by slow… boy was I wrong. March 12th 2017 was the day that changed my life forever. That Sunday afternoon,  my son was born into this scary, crazy world, but I’ll leave his birth story for another post. I’ve learned so many things being a young mother…  One being; I get […]

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