MOTHERHOOD

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LIFESTYLE

MOTHERHOOD

SJ’s Two Sweet Ice Cream Birthday Party

  It's bitter sweet that SJ is 2!! I love watching her grow up, learn new skills, and come into her own little personality, but it makes me sad just how fast it is going and I want to savor every last bit of her childhood. I already got a taste of her growing attitude...

Handling Pregnancy and Postpartum Skin

Hormones do some crazy things to your body! Especially your skin. When I was pregnant, both times, my skin looked like I was a teenager again. Then with AJ, I even ended up with pregnancy eczema on my face which is beyond annoying. It was embarrassing, hard to deal...

MARRIAGE

Looking at My Relationship from the Outside In

  Do you ever feel like people are judging your relationship? This is something that frustrates me constantly, and has caused me a lot of tears and stress. But something that needs to be asked before the tears start flowing is, do you ever judge someone else's...

Why My Husband Comes Before My Kids

  Before you automatically think I am the worst mom on the planet, read through until the end, I promise it will make sense why my husband comes before my kids. Or in other words, why my marriage comes before my kids. It’s a difficult mindset, but a mindset that...

FAITH

Welcoming our Daughter into the Church | AJ’s Baptism

"For through faith you are all children of God in Christ Jesus. For all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ." -Galatians 3: 26 - 27 As my faith journey has been progressing, my appreciation and understanding of the sacraments has...

3 Ways I Know When God is Trying to Tell Me Something

"My sheep hear my voice; I know them and they follow me." John 10:27 NAB The forms of communication today are so abundant that here is absolutely no reason why you can't contact just about anyone in the world. But there is one being that we know we can always contact:...

LIFESTYLE

Handling Pregnancy and Postpartum Skin

Hormones do some crazy things to your body! Especially your skin. When I was pregnant, both times, my skin looked like I was a teenager again. Then with AJ, I even ended up with pregnancy eczema on my face which is beyond annoying. It was embarrassing, hard to deal...

AJ’s Blush and Gold Nursery

Almost 37 weeks and getting anxious to meet little miss AJ. We thought last Friday we were going to get to meet her sooner than expected. Thursday night I was having more contractions than usual, and by Friday night I had lost count of how many times my app I use to...