Archive for the ‘Motherhood’ Category

My friend, Hope, put together a lovely baby sprinkle for me and Emmersen at the end of March. (I realize I’m a little late blogging about this, but better late than never!) Susan, Hope’s mom, made an amazing brunch and Hope outdid herself on the decorations. They both put so much effort into the event […]

I came across this poem today and it was a needed reminder of the importance of my role as a mother. It’s so easy to get caught up in the endless cycle of chores, cooking, pinching pennies and changing diapers that I often forget the big picture of why I’m home with my precious daughter. […]

Baby Check-up


I’m 23 weeks pregnant with Emmersen Grace and everything looks great! We got the C-section scheduled for March 31. I did get one small bit of news that thrilled my soul…I’ve only gained 10 pounds!!!! Apparently, running around after a one-year-old keeps those preganacy pounds away!