Pregnancy

Communicating

| Apr 15, 2014

We have our first word!  She’s been saying ‘ma ma’ and ‘da da’ for a while now, but sometimes she just repeatedly babbles it and she’s not necessarily calling for one of us.  From time to time she’ll look directly at us and say it, but I’m still not considering that her first word.  This […]

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Family Dinner

| Apr 10, 2014

I can remember having family dinner growing up.  Most nights, depending on schedules and what not, the four of us would sit down together at the dinner table around 6:30.  I know it was 6:30 because we would sometimes get to watch Home Improvement on the little 10 inch television.  Ha!  We’d talk about our […]

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Infants

My Biggest Fear

| Apr 16, 2014

Right now I have 2 kids but 3 would probably be the most I could handle in my mind. When I think of possibly having another child, I would love to keep them all close in age…  I understand having 3 kids close in age would be difficult but my biggest fear is that if […]

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Let Them Sleep

| Apr 14, 2014

I’ve reached the point where I’m trying to get Cain used to his crib.  The problem is, when I put him in his crib at naptime, Kendyl will always go and find him while he is sleeping.  She has such a problem when he is not around that she always has to find him, which […]

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Toddlers

Intruder

| Apr 16, 2014

Yesterday is a day that I will never forget. It is one that I hope to never repeat. As per my normal weekday afternoon routine, I buckled my two younger girls in the car and headed to our middle school to pick up the older girls. We were a bit earlier than usual and I […]

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Mommy Guilt

| Apr 14, 2014

I am going to share something to you all that I haven’t shared with too many people and it’s something I feel horrible about. In the summer of 2005, when my older girls were just 3 and 1, we were traveling with my husband as he was working out of LAX airport in Los Angeles. […]

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