Asthma in Children ~ Positives to Remember

Asthma in Children ~ Positives to Remember

It’s Asthma Awareness Month and I’d like to talk a little bit about my sons’ experiences, and encourage you to share yours, whether in the comments or by writing your own post and linking back to this one. Having grown up without ever even hearing the word “asthma,” or knowing what it meant, resulted in my being severely unprepared for the reality of … Continue reading

M & M’s and Other Transitional Techniques

M & M’s and Other Transitional Techniques

Somewhere between twenty-four and twenty-eight months, Samuel became incredibly difficult during times of transition (when changing from one activity to another). He also decided it was a good age to prove his independence by attempting to do everything himself. This sometimes presented itself as fighting me when it was necessary for me to help him, and other times as screaming his … Continue reading

A Girlie *Giveaway*

A Girlie *Giveaway*

Today I have a really special treat for you lovely ladies! My new obsession with bracelets means I’m hosting a giveaway with some really pretty ones for three of YOU to win this week! Every time I’ve been at the mall, thrift shop, or other store lately, I’m checking out bracelets – they’re so fun! I found an awesome Etsy shop called … Continue reading

Blog Giveaways 101: Choosing the Product(s)

Blog Giveaways 101: Choosing the Product(s)

Have you ever wondered how bloggers get the products they offer in giveaways? Or how it all works? I always assumed that you had to be contacted by a company in order to be included in the giveaway world….that your blog had to be “discovered,” but it just isn’t (always) true. There are several ways that you … Continue reading

Guest Post ~ Becoming a Healthy Supermom

Guest Post ~ Becoming a Healthy Supermom

This post comes courtesy of the lovely Stephanie of Reinventing Supermom. She shares about the ways she’s changed as a mother and individual in this very healthy post. Thank you so much, Stephanie! Motherhood is a state of continuous evolution. More often times than not, we end up far from where our journey started; and … Continue reading

Ten Thoughts *Wednesday*

Ten Thoughts *Wednesday*

Yeah, I’m sharing a Ten Thoughts Tuesday post on Wednesday. :) My appointment last week with my gynecologist was okay, but no questions were answered. Exam was normal, blood work has since come back normal, and apparently I’m just “normal.” They checked my thyroid, my prolactin levels, and my brain/ovaries interaction (haha) and they were all great. Then why the pain? … Continue reading

Guest Post ~ All Done (with Breastfeeding)

Guest Post ~ All Done (with Breastfeeding)

This is a guest post by Sarah of Midwife 101. She shares her experience of weaning her daughter and some wisdom on breastfeeding in general. Thanks so much, Sarah! As of four nights ago, Evelyn and I have stopped nursing. It was coming slowly over the last month as I watched my supply tank and her interest … Continue reading