I had every intention of banking up some blog posts to release while having a newborn, but I’m still pregnant and already slowing down. John has gotten sick more in the past two weeks than he has in the past year. He got his first stomach bug, but luckily it just seemed to be 24 hours.… Continue reading Life Lately
The little dude turns 2 today! I know everyone says it, but two years just flew by. You can read more about his birth story here. Birth (October 2015): Six Months (April 2016): One Year (October 2016): Eighteen Months (April 2017): Two Years (October 2017): He’s becoming a 2 year old for certain and developing… Continue reading John Turns 2!
I remember trying to find lists for hospital bags during my first pregnancy. I was trying to refresh my memory this time around, and I came across a post that literally had seven bags. Seven. I think most of us will be in a hospital close to civilization, so this is just crazy. Moms have… Continue reading Simple Hospital Bag
I hit 36 weeks this past weekend, and have had a few Holy Ish moments since then. From the physical side, I don’t see how I’m going to make it another month and it seems so far away. But when I think about everything I want to accomplish before the baby arrives, a month seems… Continue reading 36 Week Bumpdate & Fall Sprinkle
As of last week it is officially Fall! And better yet, it’s finally starting to feel like it. My toddler loves the outdoors, and I’m trying to get him outside as much as possible. All of these are great ideas for any area, but the links are for specific activities in Northern Virginia. Happy Fall… Continue reading Fall Activities for Toddlers and Kids
The first official day of Fall is this week! Despite the temperatures being in the 80s and very un-Fall weather, I hosted a Fall Brunch over the weekend. I kept the decor pretty simple with items I already had, and just added flowers and a few gourds. What’s a brunch without a mimosa? I had your… Continue reading Fall Brunch
Thursday was a crazy day of multiple doctor appointments and packing, then we hit the road at nap time. By dinner, we made it down to the Virginia Beach area to visit my in-laws. On Friday, we went to the beach for the first, and only, trip this season. The water was pretty empty when… Continue reading Goodbye Summer!