5 Steps to Take Towards Healthy Living for Your Family

Health and wellness are such a buzz word these days! As a parent, it can be such a struggle to even know what it really looks like to live a “healthy lifestyle”.   The problem behind every definitive article on healthy living is that they bypass the truth: healthy living looks a little different for … Continue reading 5 Steps to Take Towards Healthy Living for Your Family

Five Great Ways to Recharge As A Mom

One thing I wasn’t prepared for when I became a mother is how draining the gig is.  No matter if you're a young mom, working mom, stay at home mom or any other kind of mom, one thing we all can agree on is: the job can wear you down if you're not careful.  I’ve … Continue reading Five Great Ways to Recharge As A Mom

1,000 Thanks!!!!

I FINALLY made it to 1,000.  ❤ I love this list and all the blessings it counts.  It took some time but it's worth it to remember God is good in the land of the living.  Happy Holiday's my friends, may you take time to be thankful for God's goodness in your life! 900. Our … Continue reading 1,000 Thanks!!!!

A Momma Body is a Beautiful Thing

Tonight I took a rare long, warm, soothing shower. I was reminded of nights not long ago when the only way I could relax and relieve some of my round body aches was to shower. During the end of my pregnancies I would look down at my stretched, full midsection. What I saw looked more … Continue reading A Momma Body is a Beautiful Thing

New Momma Breastfeeding 101

There are very few things in motherhood that have come more easily for me than others. I feel grateful that one of those things has been nursing.  Especially since this happened entirely by accident.  When I became a Mom, I had no clue what I was walking into. For some reason, I actually never considered … Continue reading New Momma Breastfeeding 101

1,000 Thanks – Part 1

I recently read 1,000 Gifts by Ann Voskamp and I LOVED IT (FYI this is not a sponsored post). I seriously loved it so much, I think everyone should read it. I was inspired to begin my own list of 1,000 gifts that I am thankful for.  This is part one of the list, I'm going to … Continue reading 1,000 Thanks – Part 1

Whole 30 Ideas

March Brent and I did our first Whole 30.  We loved it-- even though it took me a solid 5 days for the "fog" to lift but once that part passed I slept better, my body felt great and I cooked so much more! The biggest challenge for me was eating enough because you really … Continue reading Whole 30 Ideas

My Struggle with Postpartum Depression & Anxiety

I've been thinking a lot about how to write about my story with postpartum depression and anxiety over the past few years for a little while and honestly I don't know where to start.  Trying to convey the details of this web that tangled me up amidst these joy filled years feels a little overwhelming. … Continue reading My Struggle with Postpartum Depression & Anxiety

Week 38

I can't believe it is almost time to meet you!  I knew when we found out we were expecting this past June that the next 9 months would fly by... but that went even faster than I anticipated!  Life feels like it has been crazy since we found out their was going to be a … Continue reading Week 38