Our Little Pumpkin Is 10 Months!

Our Little Pumpkin Is 10 Months!

I have a question for the moms out there; Do you ever forget you are a mom? Then all the sudden you have a moment where you see yourself from an outside perspective, and you’re like, “OMG, I am a mom! Like a stereotypical, the ones portrayed on movies, the ones you made fun of … Read More

7 Months, Loving Summer…And Food!

7 Months, Loving Summer…And Food!

As I wrote in my previous┬ápost, Layla has been on formula for a few months now. But she is also eating solids. And as our doctor said, “she must be storing food in her thighs”. Looks like she’s taking after mama, because her butt and thighs have exploded! Luckily for her, chunky babies are adorable. … Read More

Half Way There!

Half Way There!

Layla is 6 months! As of yesterday, but mom is sick, so we were a little late in posting this. Everyone tells me that making it through the first year is a huge milestone, and we are halfway there!!! She is still rolling around everywhere. I can’t wait for her to start crawling, walking and … Read More

Layla’s First Easter

Layla’s First Easter

Wow! What a difference a year makes. Right before Easter last year, we found out we were pregnant. We decided that we would tell our parents on Easter. My parents live about 20 minutes away from us, so we had plans to do brunch together. I remember calling my mom on my lunch break to … Read More

Layla Is 3 Months And Ready To Flamingle!

Layla Is 3 Months And Ready To Flamingle!

Layla is 3 months! 12 weeks and 6 days to be exact, but who’s counting. I feel like she is growing so fast! Yet, it feels like it has been much longer. I know I say this every month. But seriously, how has it only been 3 months?! Last month Layla found her hands. Those … Read More

It Feels Much Longer, But The Calendar Says Layla Is Two Months Old!

It Feels Much Longer, But The Calendar Says Layla Is Two Months Old!

Layla is 2 months! Everyone says they grow up fast, and now I see why. She has changed so much already. Her hair is lighter, her eyes bigger, and she has learned how to smile! Which, I must say is the best thing ever. She has also learned that she has hands, and that they … Read More

Happy 1 Month Layla! We survived 30 days….

Happy 1 Month Layla! We survived 30 days….

That’s right, it’s been a month since I gave birth to this little human. It’s also been a month since I showered without hearing a baby cry as soon as I get out. It’s been a month since I ate a meal in peace, instead of shoveling it in my mouth in an effort to … Read More

Being Induced Was Not In My Birth Plan, But May Be My Reality

I’m at 41 weeks today. We went to the doctor yesterday, with high hopes that I would be dilated and the doctor could scrape my membranes. Scraping the membranes could potentially send me into labor. Unfortunately, I am not dilated yet. My doctor will not let me go past 41 1/2 weeks. She explained to … Read More

What’s In My Hospital Bag

What’s In My Hospital Bag

I am so ready for this baby to come! But I still need to pack my hospital bag. So, what do I do put in this bag? I have read multiple blogs, talked to all of my mom friends, and have come up with a solid bag plan. Hopefully my research will simplify your packing, … Read More

What I Am Doing To Prepare My Body For Labor

What I Am Doing To Prepare My Body For Labor

The countdown begins! I am 37 weeks, which means that I am at full term. The baby could come at any time now, because that due date your doctor gave you, is just a guess. So it’s time to make sure I am prepared for labor. I’m not talking about packing my hospital bag, although … Read More

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