The Best Thing I Packed In My Hospital Bag

July 8, 2016

My labor and delivery went fast. REALLY FAST. Like I was still dressed in street clothes, SHOES and giant earrings fast. So my sister was laughing thinking about all the care I took packing my hospital bag, assuming I had no time to use any of it before the baby came. But two things I […]

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What Baby Needs

March 17, 2016

We have a new baby in the house! And this time, A GIRL! We are overjoyed and have been in a baby bubble for the last three weeks. (We are halfway through our Forty Days at home!) My older boys, who are now 7 and 4, have been amazing helpers. I did not know what […]

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What To Pack in Your Hospital Bag

February 21, 2016

There is a lot of prep going on over here as we anticipate baby number 3’s arrival. Some say pack your hospital bag by 35 weeks and have it in the car…I am almost 39 weeks, am packing it now and want to share what I am packing. Here are my absolute must haves for […]

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Dates For a Faster Labor

February 1, 2016

Looking for ways to have a quicker labor? Try eating dates! I recently found this study showing that eating 6 dates per day in the last 4 weeks of pregnancy has a significant impact on a woman in labor. In the trial, women who ate 6 dates per day were compared to women who ate none. The women who ate […]

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Shine!

January 31, 2016

The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world’s joy. -Henry Ward Beecher I am still reeling from the annual Noonday Ambassador Conference that I recently attended in Austin. We had many amazing speakers including Glennon Doyle Melton of Momastery fame, Jen Hatmaker, Melissa Russell of International Justice […]

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