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Postpartum Depression Awareness Month

Did you know May is Postpartum Depression Awareness month? As a mom who was diagnosed with PPD, I felt, and still feel, the need to share my experience in hopes…

Parenting- Just keep swimming

Parenting is hard.  Anyone who tells you otherwise, is lying…. Every parent has it tough, whether they have one, two, three or more kids.  Every time a couple has a…

Am I done having babies? Am I sure?

As I put away laundry, I can’t help but notice the pile of outgrown clothes just keeps growing and I continually ponder the same question, “Where should it all go?”…

Valentine’s Day 2017

  After seeing several friends’ professional Valentine’s day picture posts on Facebook, I got a crazy idea to do my own, at home, Valentine’s Day photo-shoot! On a whim, after…

Postpartum Update

It’s been nearly 3 months since the birth of our son, Luke.  3 months already? Time has certainly gone by waaaaay too fast. As you may recall from some of…

Ready or Not? – Prepping for Postpartum

Up to 80% of new mothers experience the “baby blues” shortly after giving birth.  For 10-20% of these moms, the feelings intensify and carry on beyond the two-week mark. In light…

My hospital bag

 It may seem a little early yet to some of you, but you just never know what could happen or when the big moment will come, so being prepared is…

“Wier” doubling the love

And then there were four…. Sometime at the end of July, I discovered I was 8 weeks pregnant!  Don’t know what enticed me to take a pregnancy test (my periods…