Silent Reflux is not so Silent

The Witching Hour. Everyone who has had a baby, in this new age, has googled the term to try and determine why their child is crying every single night. We didn’t know what was wrong; Jacob would cry for hours upon hours before bed, and we would just hold him, trying to help him with […]

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Top Items for First Time Moms

Now that the little man is almost 6 months, (where has the time gone?!) I’ve been thinking a lot about the items we use every day which seem to be helpful to us. I remember when I was doing my baby registry, and I didn’t really have a clue on what I needed. I spoke […]

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Jacobs Baptism Day

Last Sunday we celebrated our little mans Baptism day. We are so thankful to have such loving family and friends who were able to come out and spend the day with us. I was super hesitant on how the day would run; Jacob does not usually sleep when we are out (something we are working […]

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A Little Sleep Never Hurt Nobody

Hi, my name is Stephanie, and it has been 5 months since the last time I slept all night {okay, okay; I have maybe had two days where he slept through the night} In all honesty, the no sleep thing is no joke. Everyone tells you to kiss the sleep goodbye, but you really don’t know what […]

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What I Wish I Knew Before Having a Baby

It has now been a little over four months since Jacob came into the world. Looking back over the last 16 weeks, I have finally had time to sit down & take in all that is our new little life. The days are long but the months have passed by so quickly! Last night, after the […]

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Our Pregnancy Journey: Part 2

The fertility clinic consisted of many appointments, lots of paperwork, and a ton of blood work. They immediately started an investigational cycle where they would monitor for a month with daily ultrasounds. This would allow the doctors some insight on why we were having troubles conceiving. For the majority of the month of June, I would arrive every […]

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Our Pregnancy Journey: Part 1

You learn throughout your school days to be careful; you can get pregnant the minute you don’t use protection. So, when it came to trying to start our family, we thought it would be easy. We would stop using protection and we would fall pregnant. Simple, right? Nope. Not even the slightest, at least for us. […]

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Welcome to the world, my little love

On Friday March 10th, at 23:53PM, we welcomed our little love, Jacob Phillip. Jacob was born at 39 weeks and 4 days, and came into the world very quickly! It all started on Tuesday March 7th with my scheduled OB appointment. It was the first time my blood pressure was higher than normal, so my OB […]

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Let’s Begin…

  I was unsure on what to write about first, but as I sit here in bed, after a long night of no sleep (#mumlife), babe by my side finally resting, I thought I would dive right into this new life of motherhood. I feel this is a good outlet for me to express my own […]

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