Archives for October 2014

Dear Poppyseed, you are 2.5!

Dear Poppyseed, I couldn’t go to bed tonight without sitting down to write you this little letter.  Last week you turned 2.5, and I feel like I need to document a few things before you grow up even more. First of all, you are definitely all girl.  You love frilly things… dresses, tutus, sparkly shoes, […]

Divide and Conquer

I wanted to write a post about the huge difference between parenting one baby – your first baby – and your second one.  It’s an interesting stage/transition, one that I bet many of you can relate. So when we were pregnant with Poppyseed, Oatmeal and I went to Bradley Method Childbirth classes together.   When I […]

Dear Baby Middle, You’re 9 Weeks Old

Howdy son, It’s your mommy.  You’re 9 weeks old this week.  I wanted to write you this little letter to let you know how things are going and how much we love you. Your dad and I agree that you are beginning to fill out.   Your face, arms, belly, and thighs are all plumping […]

This is the truth and I’m sticking to it… I haven’t slept in 8 weeks.

Mamas, I’m struggling. I like to be positive and look for the good in each season, but lately, ummmm…. yeah.  No.  Just no. I just put on headphones because I can’t hear any more crying.  I need a 5 minute break from being frustrated that I cannot.get.this.baby.to.take.a.nap.  My Pandora station is set to the Civil […]