Pregnancy

The Time has Come!

| Aug 19, 2014

The time has come… the time for a big boy bed, FINALLY! I have been on and off this topic many times.  My husband however, was not fully on board, but after bringing it up time and time again he was finally on board.

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Final Week of Summer

| Aug 18, 2014

The time has come; school supplies are on full display and back to school shopping is in full swing.  The new school year is right around the corner (believe it or not) and my summer vacation is over.  I go back today.

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Infants

This post was written by one of our guest bloggers, Judy. Our first day of school is quickly approaching and I have an important task to cross off my list.  The school supplies have been bought, backpacks are ready and we’re pretty much set.  But I have yet to make an “All About Me” booklet […]

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This post was written by Evette, one of our guest bloggers. Okay… yes, I did. I am using a Stella, get your groove back analogy from the 1998 romantic drama How Stella Got Her Groove Back. But in my defense, it ties well with an important point us mothers often times forget. Which is (drumroll […]

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Toddlers

Water Births

| Aug 19, 2014

This post was written by one of our guest bloggers, Christine from the Dubuque area. I’m currently pregnant with my fifth child. Yes, you read that correctly. Five. All boys so far. Their current ages are 9, 7, 5 and 3.  We don’t know yet what this one will be, but I’m betting on another […]

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Bobcat Strong

| Aug 14, 2014

Where do I even begin…. Really there are no words.   Last week four teenagers in our community were killed in a crash. The utility vehicle they were  riding in was hit by a truck. As a 2001 graduate of Western Dubuque I contemplated where to touch on this topic (or if I should even say […]

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