Our First Family Trip to the Pumpkin Patch

  Happy October! I love this time of year! All the fun activities are now beginning, the weather is starting to cool down, and fall is finally upon us. I am so excited for Jacob to experience what the holidays are really about, and to see his little face on Halloween and Christmas! This weekend we have […]

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Six Months of Loving You

Sunday September 10th, 2017 – Today marks six months since you’ve entered this world. Six amazing, long-night, wonderful-day, months. You have changed the person I am, and have changed how I see the world everyday. You have made me a better person, a stronger mom and a more loving wife. Your smile can light up a […]

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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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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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