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, [...]

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 [...]

My Hospital Packing List (From A Second Time Mama)

My Hospital Packing List (From A Second Time Mama)

  If anyone knows me, they know I'm 95% packed and ready for baby #2 even a few weeks out.  You can never been too prepared!  Being that I'm not a first-timer mama, my packing list a little different than last time.  With Emerson I really over-packed, so I tried to stick with what really [...]

Hello Third Trimester!

Hello Third Trimester!

Here we are, entering the third trimester!  I wanted to share a little update about how Elliott and I are doing and a favorite dress of mine. This post is sponsored by Shop PinkBlush. Bump Update Movement:  Lots!  This girl has the wiggles.  On the weekends, I feel like I'm on my feet more and moving [...]

20 Weeks Pregnancy Update

20 Weeks Pregnancy Update

My two babies in one pic! This kid is the funniest!  We've been working on the whole "where is your belly?", "where is mama's belly?" and saying the word "baby" kind of stuff.  Not sure if he'll 200% be in-the-know by the time his little sister makes her appearance, but we are trying, LOL. Here [...]

Maternity Clothes To Invest In (What You Really Need)

Maternity Clothes To Invest In (What You Really Need)

The first time that I was pregnant, I was set on the idea that maternity clothes were a waste and that I would make it work with the clothes I already owned.  All I needed for 40+ weeks was the BellaBand thing, right?  NOT!  Now, on my second round being pregnant, I was ready to bust [...]