Cole’s Birth Story

On may 15, 2021, our precious rainbow baby made his arrival, turning us into the family of four I’d been longing for. a little background If you’re new around here, we experienced our first loss in January 2020 and another again in August, with months of trying to conceive in…

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Top Baby Items You’ll Use Over and Over During That First Year

When I tell you that the registry brought the most amount of stress during pregnancy that would be an understatement. Luckily we had such an easy pregnancy, so I really had nothing to stress over other than the registry (and of course, the four bachelorettes and three weddings I had…

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I Never Expected 2020 to Start Off Like This

We all talk about the new year, especially a new decade, as one for positivity and growth, one for new beginnings, a clean slate. We don’t often expect loss. No one ever really expects loss.  During a time when everyone is in the phase of sharing their good vibes and…

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The Ins and Outs of How We Introduced Solid Food

It’ sad I have to add a disclaimer here, but I’m going to preface this by saying, I am not a pediatrician; this is what worked for us and our family, please always consult your pediatrician. I’ll never forget Ryleigh’s four month appointment, which actually occurred at five months due…

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Holiday Gift Guide / For Toddler Under $40

I want to thank buybuy BABY for collaborating together on this post; however, all thoughts and opinions are solely mine. Ryleigh is at a suuuuper fun age (15 months) where she is into EVERYTHING! I’ve already got her big gifts taken care of, but now I have to get a…

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