Splash Pad Saturday

Splash Pad Saturday

On Saturday, we took a little ride to Tanglewood Park to try our their Aquatics Center Pool & Splash Pad.  I had 'splash pad' on my summer bucket list of things to want to try with Emerson this summer because not only is he walking this summer, he's the perfect age to love something like [...]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites

~ ONE ~ Our hydrangeas are blooming!  This makes me so happy!  They're my all-time, favorite flower and there is nothing better than walking around the side of your house to cut fresh blooms to arrange in vases around your house!  We have four large bushes, two blue and two purple.  I have heard that [...]

Dear Elliott,

Dear Elliott,

Dear Elliott, You could be joining us any day now over the next couple of weeks.  Soon we will get to hold you in our arms and kiss your little face for the first time. I sit and wonder if you will have a similar or different personality compared to Emerson.  He is so independent, [...]

Emerson Gets Glasses

Emerson Gets Glasses

I wanted to share the story behind Emerson and his new glasses with you all.  Back at a routine well-baby exam around the first of the year, our amazing pediatrician - Dr. Leslie Smith with Cornerstone Pediatric Associates of Kernersville - noticed a slight weakness of some sort when she shined the flashlight in one [...]

Mama Confessions: Soon-To-Be Two Under Two

Mama Confessions: Soon-To-Be Two Under Two

Here we are ... around 30ish days, give or take, out from meeting our sweet Elliott.  I feel like I have so much swirling through my head every day. We are what I consider to be "ready" at any moment.  All of the bags are packed.  The car seats have been installed.  The car is packed [...]

Books Worth Reading This Summer

Books Worth Reading This Summer

I've been on a book reading kick this pregnancy.  I wanted to share a handful of books that have been my top reads from the past few months:   1 ::  Betrayal by Fern Michael When her husband is convicted of a crime he didn't commit, Kate plots her revenge on the people responsible.  Kate [...]