Oh baby…

Oh my sweet Harrison. You my love are a difficult one. I love you nonetheless, but child you wear me OUT. Everyone always talks about how magical and amazing the newborn age is, the first few months, the baby stage. Let me just cut to the chase here, it might be sweet and cute and [...]

No one told me.

No one told me the the hardest part of motherhood would be SLEEP. I mean come on, everyone knows that you will be sleep deprived with a child. I expected it, I knew it was coming, but you can NOT PREPARE. I don't mean that just being tired is the hardest part, the hardest part [...]

Did you say baby?

Well, Hello there everyone. Let me catch you up on my life in the last year since I entirely fell off the face of blog life. In May of 2017 I unexpectedly found out I was PREGNANT! Huge shocker considering our history of infertility, pregnancy loss, and IVF. I say it was unexpected for many [...]

Finding My Balance

Finding My Balance

Okay so I'm really excited about my newly found interest in health and fitness. The scary thing- there.is.so.much.to.know. I'm overwhelmed. Like, I feel like I have to learn everything right now. You could say the most I've ever worked out was my 3 years of drill team in high school, and that was because I [...]

Messy Hands

Messy Hands

First of all I truly thought this little guy would enjoy getting messy with paint way more than he actually did. It wasn't a complete fail, and I'd really call it quite a success considering he only tried to eat the paint a handful of times. For some weird reason he was more interested in [...]

Frozen Embies

Frozen Embies

Before we began IVF we thought we had all the answers to all our questions. What we didn't know is that we didn't have all the questions. We thought about it, prayed about it, asked about it, and searched out what information we could to educate and prepare ourselves. We felt that we knew all [...]

Rocky Waters

Sometimes we don't understand. We don't understand the position we're dealt. The deck of cards. The reason for the hurt. The lesson in the waiting. We just don't understand. Will we ever? We may never know the exact reason for such suffering or turbulent waters rocking our boat, but we can rest on His promise [...]