Category Archives: How We Do It

Some New Mom Tips

I have quite a few friends that have recently had a baby or will be having a baby in the next couple months. Oh, how it makes me miss having a newborn. I’m one of those crazy people that love the itty bitty ones, even when they are screaming and I can’t figure out why. I love getting up in the middle of the night, multiple times, when they are tiny, much more than I do if they are over 6 months. Friday, I got to hold a tiny 3 week old for over an hour and even got to change her diaper. I was in heaven. Continue reading

Helping Hands

Soon, Scott and I leave for a 5 day vacation to the Bahamas. As excited as I am, the mommy guilt started sneaking in a couple of days ago. I’m feeling really bad about leaving my life  (my children) behind and in other people’s hands. I keep hearing from others that we deserve some time away, that it will be great to have some one-on-one time, and that everything will be fine, but I really love being with my whole family and I am going to miss it! I’m sure the trip will be amazing, but it is still hard when I think time with my kids is pretty darn amazing too. Continue reading