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What if your first baby is your last?

Recently I came across an article Your last baby: Savor these moments, mama. Their firsts will also be your lasts. And I couldn’t help but feel a knot in my stomach at the title. A bit of anger and resentment. Well, what if my…

May 23, 2017

Talking all about little L in this one

Last week we were been dealing with snot, fevers, and puking. So much fun! It was the first time Lachlan’s been sick in over a year so he was really knocked out of it. I’ve never seen him so sad and sick before. He also never…

May 15, 2017

April Bluum Box: 17 months

April’s Bluum box was a surprise box but it will also be our last box since affiliate links no longer work. It shipped very soon after receiving March’s box and I’m not sure why. But that’s just another thing that is frustrating about Bluum because I missed…

April 25, 2017

A Chatbooks Review (And Get Your First Book Free)

I’m so excited about Chatbooks! I take so many photos of my kid with my phone, that I was starting to get worried what would happen once my memory card filled up. I wanted those photos but didn’t have the time (or patience) to…

April 20, 2017

Lachlan’s first swim class

We signed Lachlan up for some swim classes at a nearby pool. I was seriously impressed with the place as soon as we walked in. First of all, they were super friendly, but also they require all kids to wear TWO swim diapers. I…

April 18, 2017
Dear Infertile Body

Dear infertile body,

Dear infertile body, Lately I’ve been noticing you are getting these tiny little flickers of ideas and thoughts, like you actually think they’re cute, about what if Lachlan could be a big brother, what if you miraculously got pregnant without trying, what if you…

April 10, 2017

March Bluum Box: 16 months

This month’s Bluum Box was a surprise, I didn’t choose the products. Mainly because I never have any idea when to log in to pick so I must have missed the deadline. That’s okay though, because I was pleasantly surprised with this box. This…

March 30, 2017

My new motto: “Whatever it takes!”

Let’s see, I’m about 16 months into this thing called parenthood and it didn’t take me this long to actually REALIZE this…it only took me this long to come up with my new clever motto: “Whatever it takes!” I think I’ll get a tattoo…

March 29, 2017

Our first Bumble Brain Box! And a coupon code for you.

Bumble Brain Box is a monthly subscription box for newborns through toddlers (0-3 years) with activities to help your baby learn and grow! Did you know up to 90% of brain development happens during the ages of 0 to 5? Each box includes a…

March 28, 2017