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  • Family

    Becoming a Stay at Home Mom

    I never thought (or if I’m honest, even desired) to be a stay at home mom. Growing up I always thought of myself as a an independent, take-charge, feminist, ready to stand up to…

    February 22, 2017
  • Family

    One Big Happy Wonderland!

    My family has always loved Christmas! A time to give, love and celebrate family. One of my favorite Christmas memories, although it drove me crazy at the time, was from Christmas morning when my mom…

    December 4, 2016
  • Family

    First Trip to the ER

    Once again, I’ve killed all my plants… So Marlow and Maddox were both sick the past few weeks. We went to Marlow’s one-month checkup, expecting an easy visit, only to find out she had…

    July 12, 2016
  • Family

    Maddox’s Birth Story

    With Marlow’s arrival getting closer and closer, many people have asked about Maddox’s delivery. Like most people, I remember it as a complete whirlwind, but here’s what I remember! Maddox was born at 1:42…

    May 6, 2016
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    “It’s a girl!” and I almost cried.

    So I have to admit… when I initially found out we were having a girl my chest tightened, and I almost cried. After we left the ultrasound we went straight to Target, and as…

    May 1, 2016