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  • new4 tips to reduce the anxiety of shopping for a first baby

    4 tips to reduce the anxiety of shopping for a first baby

    by Jamie Reed posted in Pregnancy There I stood, right in the middle of the car seat section at Babies "R" Us, trying not to cry or hyperventilate while I took in the options around me. Do I want an infant seat? One that will fit directly into the ma…
    - 2 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 11:00am -
  • newSelf-preserving yoga poses for when your kids are fighting

    Self-preserving yoga poses for when your kids are fighting

    by Melissa Willets posted in Parenting For many of us moms, it's about that time of year when our kids really, desperately, need to go back to school. Because the occasional squabble over who gets to play with the mermaid Barbie first has turned into…
    - 3 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 10:17am -
  • new6 fundamental truths of childbirth you may not be ready for

    6 fundamental truths of childbirth you may not be ready for

    by Ashleigh Evans posted in Pregnancy I have some news: my latest little guy arrived August 1st. Woohoo! Since this was my third hurrah in the hospital, I thought I would drop some serious truths. Consider this a little sidebar for your "What to Exp…
    - 4 hours ago, 16 Aug 17, 9:35am -
  • new7 harsh (and inevitable) realities of parenting baby number 3

    7 harsh (and inevitable) realities of parenting baby number 3


    - 14 hours ago, 15 Aug 17, 11:04pm -
  • newThe 7 coolest crowd-funded baby products right now

    The 7 coolest crowd-funded baby products right now

    by Joyce Slaton posted in Products Got some scratch burning a hole in your pockets? Maybe you want to get in on one of these crowd-funded baby products. 1. Party supplies celebrating children of color: The fairies, mermaids, cowboys, and superheroes…
    - 22 hours ago, 15 Aug 17, 3:40pm -
  • newMan looking for lady to conceive next-level perfect eclipse baby

    Man looking for lady to conceive next-level perfect eclipse baby

    by Maggie Downs posted in Life Ladies, have I got a deal for you: It involves a Craigslist ad, a natural phenomenon, and a total eclipse of the penis with a stranger. Ready? A recent Craigslist post (now flagged for removal) made by a California man…
    - 22 hours ago, 15 Aug 17, 3:22pm -
  • newBack-to-school breakfast sundaes

    Back-to-school breakfast sundaes

    by Lindsay Weiss posted in Life We are headed back to school this week and man, is it a hard pill to swallow for my kiddos. We have had an amazing summer of sleeping late, swimming, and exploring -- so much so that this is the first time I've ever be…
    - 22 hours ago, 15 Aug 17, 3:08pm -
  • 17 out-of-this-world baby names inspired by the solar eclipse

    17 out-of-this-world baby names inspired by the solar eclipse

    by Carolyn Robertson posted in Pregnancy With just one week to go until the solar eclipse on August 21, the countdown is officially on for astronomy buffs. A total eclipse doesn't come along very often -- according to NASA this is the first one visib…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 10:52am -
  • I look 20 weeks pregnant but I'm not even close

    I look 20 weeks pregnant but I'm not even close

    by Sabrina Garibian posted in Pregnancy I'm pregnant with my fourth child. And I look 20 weeks pregnant, but I'm not even close. Can you believe it?? Baby #4 here we come! Less than six years ago I sat and wrote about how clueless of a mom I was. I k…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 10:23am -
  • In the NICU, breastfeeding may not look like we typically picture it

    In the NICU, breastfeeding may not look like we typically picture it

    by Sara McGinnis posted in Parenting The dream is to go into labor sometime near the 40-week mark, push out a baby, and then revel in that feeling of your newborn snuggled on your chest -- but for some moms reality brings an entirely different pictur…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 10:06am -

Dear Baby

FitPregnancy

  • 5 Reasons You’re Not Losing Your Baby Weight

    5 Reasons You’re Not Losing Your Baby Weight

    “Rock-a-bye Baby” may be your little one’s theme song, but is yours more like “Bye-Bye Booty?” Author bio:  Lisa Robins…
    - 30 Aug 13, 4:58pm -
  • Celebrity Pregnancies

    Celebrity Pregnancies

    Due date: Winter 2013Daddy: Husband James Van Der BeekThe Dawson’s Creek alum, James Van Der Beek, and his wife are expecting baby number three!Kimberly took to her blog, Old School New Rules, to b…
    - 30 Aug 13, 4:57pm -
  • Celebrity New Moms

    Celebrity New Moms

    And baby makes three for Fergie and her husband, Josh Duhamel!The Black Eyed Peas frontwoman gave birth via C-section to a healthy baby boy named Axl Jack. The little rockstar weighed in at 7lbs and 10 o…
    - 30 Aug 13, 4:43pm -
  • Easy Ingredients for 20 Minute Meals: Lemon Grilled Shrimp with Orzo and Broccoli

    Easy Ingredients for 20 Minute Meals: Lemon Grilled Shrimp with Orzo and Broccoli

    You’re going to pick up a lot of new tricks when the baby arrives; from diapering to stroller-folding to learning how to master everyday tasks as a one-handed, baby-balancing wonder. A great trick t…
    - 30 Aug 13, 3:20pm -
  • Lemon Grilled Shrimp with Orzo and Broccoli

    Lemon Grilled Shrimp with Orzo and Broccoli

    Serves:  4 Prep time:  5 minutes Cook time: …
    - 30 Aug 13, 2:17pm -
  • Enter to win the entire Fit Pregnancy Breastfeeding Essentials prize package- worth over $550!

    Enter to win the entire Fit Pregnancy Breastfeeding Essentials prize package- worth over $550!

    Enter by September 15th.  Fit Pregnancy’s Breastfeeding Essentials section is filled with products that should make breastfeeding a little e…
    - 30 Aug 13, 11:38am -
  • Jessica Simpson’s Second Pregnancy

    Jessica Simpson’s Second Pregnancy

    Jessica Simpson is the next poster-mom in the two-under-2 club. With Maxwell and Ace--freshly debuted via photos this week--now on the scene, she has babies that are less than a year-and-a-half apart.…
    - 29 Aug 13, 2:52pm -
  • Prenatal Massage: Get Relief for Your Aches and Pains

    Prenatal Massage: Get Relief for Your Aches and Pains

    Pregnancy massage is extremely beneficial to your physiological, psychological and emotional health throughout pregnancy. It is important to work with a practitioner whom you feel comfortable with, tr…
    - 29 Aug 13, 11:15am -
  • New Mom Circuit-Style Workout

    New Mom Circuit-Style Workout

    Burn more calories as you build muscle with this exclusive workout. This circuit-style workout, designed exclusively for Fit Pregnancy by Lindsay Br…
    - 28 Aug 13, 6:17pm -
  • Pilates Mama: Pilates for Every Trimester

    Pilates Mama: Pilates for Every Trimester

    Miraculous changes happen to your body in each trimester of your pregnancy—but each phase presents new challenges, too. Author bio:  By Teri Hanson and V…
    - 27 Aug 13, 5:43pm -

I like beer and babies.

  • Parenting isn't hard.

    Parenting isn't hard.

    Parenting isn't hard. Now before you gather your mom friends and head toward my house bearing flaming torches...Parenting isn't hard. Life is. Parenting should be a joy. But often that joy is suffocated by real life. Bills, taxes, marital problems, e…
    - 64 days ago, 13 Jun 17, 11:32am -
  • You boys like Mexico?

    You boys like Mexico?

    So we booked a trip to take the kids to Mexico for spring break. One of those all you can eat and drink and sunburn deals that has a kids club. I am equal parts excited and terrified.As we prepare to embark on a vacation that is complete luxury and n…
    - 4 Feb 17, 1:52pm -
  • Love for Orlando

    Love for Orlando

    If you're like me, the events in Orlando, both at Pulse and at Disney, have shaken you to your core. It is hard to not imagine one of the dead as your friend, or brother, or son. As a mother, I feel their loss deep in my soul. My legs feel weak at t…
    - 17 Jun 16, 4:10pm -
  • Bruce Wayne has had his first taste of blood…

    Bruce Wayne has had his first taste of blood…

    So I guess the best way to start this story is to set the stage. Bruce Wayne is more dog than cat.He likes to read books with the boy.And bath time.And...well...he doesn't seem to like this very much...Example: when my husband came home yesterday aft…
    - 4 Apr 16, 10:52am -
  • MAKING A MURDERER – THE CLIFFS NOTES

    MAKING A MURDERER – THE CLIFFS NOTES

    Today I am sharing a post with you by my completely funny ass friend, Hannah from sKidMarking. She is rediculous and has no sense of shame at all. I puffy heart love her. Enjoy!If you’re like me, the NETFLIX series Making A Murderer has trapped y…
    - 20 Jan 16, 12:46pm -
  • The Value of Experience

    The Value of Experience

    Growing up, we never had liquid hand soap in our house (or a second bathroom for our family of six or even a shower, for that matter). My mom kept a bar of green soap next to our sinks that we used to get clean--and a bar of that heavy duty Lava s…
    - 27 Oct 15, 10:06am -
  • A Farewell to Fatty

    A Farewell to Fatty

    Diabetes took its toll.Our family is no longer whole.I will always miss your penetrating stares.You glared away without a care.You liked to puke with reckless abandon.You and the boy had much in common.You did not like to go outside.Though when yo…
    - 15 Oct 15, 12:37pm -
  • How to make laundry less of a dirty job

    How to make laundry less of a dirty job

    Let’s talk dirty today. Real dirty. We’re talking grass stains, ketchup remnants and pit smell. Yep, let’s talk dirty laundry. I fucking hate it. Like, HATE doing laundry. It makes me feel like this:But I have found a few corners to cut that…
    - 8 Oct 15, 2:21pm -
  • Why I'm Awake

    Why I'm Awake

    2 am: girl goes to bathroom. Leaves hallway and bathroom lights on.2:30 am: boy is lonely and climbs into bed with me.2:30 - 3:30 am: boy proceeds to touch me with his feet for an hour.3:30 am: cat jumps on chest and proceeds to make nest.4 am: cat b…
    - 3 Oct 15, 8:16am -
  • Being Nice vs Being Kind

    Being Nice vs Being Kind

    As I approach my 36th year on this earth, I have come to the conclusion that I have spent the last 35 years of my life trying to be nice. But I am not nice. And when I try to act as such it comes off as disingenuous. I am not good, or attractive or o…
    - 1 Sep 15, 12:13pm -

Medical News Today: Fertility

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Newborn Care

  • Thinking of Expanding Your Family? Here’s 10 Reasons You May Want to Wait

    Thinking of Expanding Your Family? Here’s 10 Reasons You May Want to Wait

    After having a baby, many people are surprised at how quickly friends and family begin asking if they will be having another child in the near future. While there is something special about welcoming another adorable newborn into the world, it is als…
    - 20 Oct 13, 3:00am -
  • Creating a Social Network as a New Mom

    Creating a Social Network as a New Mom

    Being a new mom is overwhelming. When you get home from the hospital with your new baby, you’re focused on getting used to your new role and responsibilities and enjoying mom and baby time. At some point, though, you’re hit with the desire to get…
    - 13 Oct 13, 3:00am -
  • 10 Medications Pregnant Women Should Avoid

    10 Medications Pregnant Women Should Avoid

    Pregnancy is a joyous, exciting time in a woman’s life. It’s also an altogether uncomfortable one, especially when there are health complications or unexpected illnesses involved. The same medications that you reached for without a second thought…
    - 10 Oct 13, 9:11am -
  • How to Know Your Baby Feels Full

    How to Know Your Baby Feels Full

    New parents often worry whether or not their baby is eating enough and if they are still hungry after feeding. After all, your baby is growing so quickly, who’s to say that she doesn’t need more milk today than she did yesterday? It’s not like…
    - 30 Sep 13, 9:52am -
  • 6 Strategies for Becoming a Morning Person

    6 Strategies for Becoming a Morning Person

    You’ve heard it before, even to the point of it becoming annoying. It’s something bears repeating though, because it’s got a lot of wisdom: “The early bird catches the worm.” To some, that means nothing more than “first come, first serve.…
    - 26 Sep 13, 12:33pm -
  • Typical Immunization Schedule for the First Year

    Typical Immunization Schedule for the First Year

    During your baby’s first year, the pediatrician’s office can begin to feel like a second home. It seems that even if your baby is perfectly healthy all the time, you still have to be there quite often for well visits. During these check-ups, pare…
    - 24 Sep 13, 4:41pm -
  • How to Dress for Your Baby Bump

    How to Dress for Your Baby Bump

    Being pregnant brings many challenges to a woman’s life. Moms-to-be have to deal with more than just a baby bump. During pregnancy, the body changes in a variety of ways. The belly grows, the breasts enlarge, joints loosen and feet become larger. A…
    - 12 Sep 13, 2:08pm -
  • 9 Tips for Helping Your Kids Adjust to a New Baby

    9 Tips for Helping Your Kids Adjust to a New Baby

    Getting ready for a second child (or third, or more) means going back into high-gear prep mode: stocking up on baby clothes, setting up a nursery, going through all the hospital visits, etc. In all that activity, it can be surprisingly easy to overlo…
    - 26 Aug 13, 3:00am -
  • 5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Baby Journal

    5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Baby Journal

    The first few years of your baby’s life are typically the most heavily documented, which is why baby journals have remained a perennial favorite for new parents. Recording each milestone along the way not only allows you to track the rate at which…
    - 25 Aug 13, 3:00am -
  • 5 Signs Your Newborn is Overstimulated

    5 Signs Your Newborn is Overstimulated

    Bringing a brand new baby home from the hospital is definitely a learning experience, especially if you’re a first-time parent. Learning to read the cues of a newborn isn’t always easy, and it’s a skill that usually comes with practice. Because…
    - 22 Aug 13, 8:53am -

Pregnancy & Newborn Magazine

  • Working out those postpartum body blues

    Working out those postpartum body blues

    I’m not usually one to be antsy to get back into an exercise routine after having a baby. I live for the excuse to not have to put on sneakers in an effort to exert more physical energy than I … Continue reading →The post Working out those pos…
    - 1 day ago, 15 Aug 17, 9:17am -
  • On the menu

    On the menu

    Before Bellamy was born, I had many conversations with my husband on bad habits we needed to kick before she arrived, many centering around diet. We were healthy-ish, but we knew her two little eyes would watch our every move … Continue reading →…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 12:00am -
  • Hygienetics defined

    Hygienetics defined

    Who remembers the movie Orange County from 2002? It’s one of the movies my husband and I quote the most, next to Talladega Nights and Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure. There’s a scene where John Lithgow sits down on the … Continue reading →…
    - 4 days ago, 12 Aug 17, 10:26pm -
  • Week 29: The Bradley Method: Day one

    Week 29: The Bradley Method: Day one

    Hip, hip, hooray! We made it to the week that our birthing classes started! We had our first class on Sunday, and we will continue to have them every Sunday for 2 1/2 hours for 8 weeks. To be honest, … Continue reading →The post Week 29: The Bra…
    - 6 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 2:58pm -
  • Week 38: Can we just get labor over with?

    Week 38: Can we just get labor over with?

    If anyone else is at the same point I am … I’m 38 weeks and 4 days pregnant, 4-5 centimeters dilated and beyond ready to get the process of labor over and done with. As a first-time mom, what some describe … Continue reading →The post Week…
    - 8 days ago, 9 Aug 17, 12:00am -
  • Road tripping

    Road tripping

    There are so many unpredictable variables that can either make or break a road trip with kids. After the summer we have had, I was more than a little nervous to embark on a lengthy road trip with three kids … Continue reading →The post Road trip…
    - 9 days ago, 8 Aug 17, 12:00am -
  • PacaPod Prescott Changing Bag

    PacaPod Prescott Changing Bag

    Being a new mom in 2017 definitely has its perks, especially the souped-up versions of baby and mom gear to choose from. When it comes to diaper bags specifically, it’s hard to eyeball what is or isn’t filled with nappy … Continue reading →T…
    - 10 days ago, 6 Aug 17, 4:13pm -
  • Breaking bad habits

    Breaking bad habits

    “Welcome back to the world!”, my OB said to me at my 6-week checkup on Monday. It’s good to be back—running errands, reconnecting with friends, leaving the house more often, putting on makeup … And, it’s good to be back … Continue readi…
    - 13 days ago, 4 Aug 17, 12:00am -
  • Week 28: The dreaded glucose test

    Week 28: The dreaded glucose test

    I did it. I survived. Barely. Two weeks ago, my midwife brought up the glucose test. You know the one. The fasting/sugar binge/sugar crash/let’s make sure your body is processing sugar the way it’s supposed to-test. She gave me the … Continue r…
    - 14 days ago, 3 Aug 17, 12:00am -
  • Earth’s Best Giveaway Terms & Conditions August 2017
    NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING. Eligibility:Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to those who sign up at the online sweepstakes page (“Sweepstakes Page”) and who are 18 as…
    - 14 days ago, 2 Aug 17, 12:45pm -

Secrets of Baby Behavior

  • 7 Facts about Maternal Depression

    7 Facts about Maternal Depression

    With depression in the news this week, we wanted to join so many others who are trying to address misinformation about depression and mental health issues. Before I say anything more, I want to say that I am not an expert (in any way) about postpartu…
    - 15 Aug 14, 1:43pm -
  • Where is Everybody?

    Where is Everybody?

    Hello everyone! We've had a string of transitions this summer that have pulled us away from our writing and pushed back our planned reorganization of this blog. JenG has taken a wonderful new job (we miss her!) and we are finishing up some big proj…
    - 11 Aug 14, 11:38pm -
  • Happy 4th of July

    Happy 4th of July

    We hope all of our US readers have a wonderful and safe holiday weekend!
    - 4 Jul 14, 10:26pm -
  • Goodbye!

    Goodbye!

    Hello Everyone! This is Jen G. I would like to let you know that I will soon be leaving the Human Lactation Center to work at the California Department of Public Health. It has been a pleasure working with and learning from both Jane and Jen B., an…
    - 27 Jun 14, 4:25pm -
  • We're 5 Years Old!

    We're 5 Years Old!

     The Secrets of Baby Behavior blog is 5 years old! Thank you to our readers for your wonderful support and 2,670,148 page views! There will be a lot of changes in the year ahead. We look forward to sharing them with you.PS: Don't tell anyone about…
    - 17 Jun 14, 12:52pm -
  • Summer Travel With Your Baby

    Summer Travel With Your Baby

    Are you getting ready for Summer vacation? Learn about why preparation is the key to a great trip and how paying attention to your baby's cues can result in a happier baby on the road in the posts Summer Travel With Your Baby-Part 1 and Part 2. The…
    - 6 Jun 14, 11:00am -
  • Getting Ready for Summer With Your Baby!

    Getting Ready for Summer With Your Baby!

    This week in the Sacramento valley region of California we will be hitting 100 degrees! There is no better time than now to share our Summer safety tips for baby with you! Read about keeping your baby cool and sun safety here. Also, for answers to su…
    - 3 Jun 14, 11:00am -
  • Welcome to Our New Readers!

    Welcome to Our New Readers!

    For those of you new to our blog, welcome! This blog is published as a service of the UC Davis Human Lactation Center located in the Department of Nutrition at the University of California, Davis. We would like to tell you how our blog works and wher…
    - 20 May 14, 6:58pm -
  • Baby Sign Language/Gesturing and Language Development

    Baby Sign Language/Gesturing and Language Development

    A few weeks ago, we asked readers to send us their questions about infant communication. We received some great questions and wanted to get started by answering this one:Any evidence of using signs increasing or decreasing language development? As re…
    - 13 May 14, 11:12am -
  • Screen-Free Week 2014!

    Screen-Free Week 2014!

    Since it's screen-free week, we would like to encourage you to take a week off from the constant onslaught of media in your life and spend some quality face-to-face time with your kids! For a past post with more information about screen-free week and…
    - 6 May 14, 11:00am -

Stinker Babies

  • Tag! You're It! (Plus a Giveaway!)

    Tag!  You're It! (Plus a Giveaway!)

    Confession: I've had some trouble with homework this year.  Caleb is supposed to be reading for 20 minutes each day.I love to read, so I love that this is homework.  As a former teacher, I know how important it is to be reading at least 20 minutes…
    - 11 Mar 13, 1:05pm -
  • It's a Girl!! Meet Our Service Dog!

    It's a Girl!!  Meet Our Service Dog!

    As most of you know, we've been waiting on pins and needles for our official Match Letter from 4 Paws for Ability.  This letter would tell us which of these adorable wonderdogs would become a part of our family.  Friday morning, I was startled awak…
    - 9 Mar 13, 3:00pm -
  • Leaving the Nest

    Leaving the Nest

    Caleb has been spending an ever increasing amount of time with a mainstream class.Last week, his name was officially moved to the mainstream class roster.I feel so proud and happy and excited...And absolutely terrified.I'm so relieved that he'll feel…
    - 4 Mar 13, 11:21am -
  • Happy, Happy March! (And a HUGE thank you!)

    Happy, Happy March! (And a HUGE thank you!)

    I cannot believe this month is here.  We have been waiting for this month for oh so long!  And it's here!!!I just wanted to take a minute to thank you all so so so much for your incredible support.  Physically, emotionally, financially.  I have…
    - 1 Mar 13, 5:09pm -
  • Dreams: Chase or Let Go?

    Dreams: Chase or Let Go?

    Dreams are a funny thing.Two years ago, I wrote a post about a lifelong dream (I'd Like to Thank the Academy), and it was still very true for me last year as well. Last night, I watched the Academy Awards from start to finish (a few years later) and…
    - 25 Feb 13, 10:35am -
  • Oh Pinterest. Why do you torment me so?

    Oh Pinterest.  Why do you torment me so?

    Ahhhh Pinterest. You and I have a love-hate relationship, don't we? You pursued me for so long as I firmly resisted your temptations.  I have to admit.  I secretly admired your persistence. You finally wore me down.  After months of my friends tel…
    - 22 Feb 13, 12:35pm -
  • Feeling like a hot mess? Come sit by me!

    Feeling like a hot mess?  Come sit by me!

    Now that I've been a mom for almost seven years, I've finally figured out how to spot fellow mamas in the wild.  You will know us by the circles under our eyes.  Just kidding.  Sorta.Seriously though, on so many days, I feel like I have been s…
    - 20 Feb 13, 4:46pm -
  • Black History Month

    Black History Month

    This is a scary post to write.  Scary only because I just have questions and no real answers.  I feel like I won't be able to word this post in a way that accurately portrays my thoughts.  But I'm going to try my best because these thoughts have b…
    - 18 Feb 13, 4:54pm -
  • Chicks Dig Chicken Salad Chick

    Chicks Dig Chicken Salad Chick

    Like any good Southern girl, I love chicken salad.  Here in the South, you can find it anywhere from funerals to picnics, baby showers to barbecues.  Actually...I'm willing to bet chicken salad was exactly what those handsome young men brought Scar…
    - 16 Feb 13, 1:26pm -
  • I'm Too Old for This...Right?

    I'm Too Old for This...Right?

    We've all had our share of disappointments throughout life. I mean, it goes with the territory right?  Like in high school when I didn't get the part in the school play or I didn't make the cheerleading squad.  Oh man.  I was crushed.  My mom wou…
    - 13 Feb 13, 7:43pm -

time flies when you're having babies

  • Three for Joe

    Three for Joe

    Today this little buddy turns 3. Right now he is napping and taking a short break from playing with his new pop gun and I should be making the icing for his cake but I'd rather take a few minutes to document his awesomeness, because there is so much…
    - 17 days ago, 30 Jul 17, 4:22pm -
  • blog friends are real friends

    blog friends are real friends

    I ways feel a little silly when talking to friends who don't have blogs or don't read blogs about my blog friends, (aka friends I've met because they have blogs or friends I've connected with as a result of the blog.) I know the rest of the world is…
    - 19 days ago, 28 Jul 17, 1:55pm -
  • Sunday BEST

    Sunday BEST

    Remember back when all the mom bloggers used to link up what they wore on Sunday and give riveting accounts of how their kids mass behavior was and how much they wanted to top their mass attendance off with a drink? Oh, that last one was just me? Oh…
    - 23 days ago, 24 Jul 17, 11:46am -
  • summer madness {7 QTs!}

    summer madness {7 QTs!}

    Summer, summer, summer, how are you so close to being over?!? Linking with Kelly with a non-NFP post, but highly recommending reading hers and lots of her links-- so good!! 1) How is your summer? I am sure I am joining the chorus of the vast majority…
    - 26 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 10:27am -
  • The Evolution of a 30 Second Makeup Routine

    The Evolution of a 30 Second Makeup Routine

    Linking up with Kelly for a post that is eerily similar to my very favorite go-to drug store/makeup-aisle-at-Walmart-picks post that I posted back in 2013 (you read that right, 4 years ago). I have not really deviated much from my very favorites, but…
    - 33 days ago, 14 Jul 17, 10:24am -
  • Happy {heavenly} birthday, Freddie!

    Happy {heavenly} birthday, Freddie!

    I've made plenty of jokes about Fred being a #fifthborn and how he gets the shaft because of it, and even though I am mostly only kidding (the glut of attention shown to him by every member of our family certainly indicates the opposite) the length o…
    - 52 days ago, 25 Jun 17, 3:25pm -
  • In The Midst of Your Work

    In The Midst of Your Work

    What amazes you seems quite natural to me: God has sought you out right in the midst of your work. This is how he sought the first, Peter and Andrew, John and James, beside their nets, and Matthew sitting in the custom-house. And -- wonder of wonders…
    - 55 days ago, 22 Jun 17, 5:00pm -
  • Walmart, Wine, & Summer Sickies (7QTs!)

    Walmart, Wine, & Summer Sickies (7QTs!)

    Linking up with Kelly! It's been a while.1) I'd say I don't know where the time went but that would be a lie because I know exactly where it went:I know the last thing you really care about is the time line of my baby's sicknesses, but that has never…
    - 68 days ago, 9 Jun 17, 2:15pm -
  • sista, sista!

    sista, sista!

    (If you aren't singing that title to this tune, you weren't a middle schooler in the 90s.)  My sister and her fabulous family came over the weekend and, as is the case whenever family time comes to an end, I am still basking in the goodness and repe…
    - 78 days ago, 30 May 17, 3:36pm -
  • sit on the porch with them

    sit on the porch with them

    We have this really wonderful wrap around porch and for Christmas my parents got us a porch swing, it's positively lovely and happens to be Fred's favorite spot. He is crazy and always getting into trouble, but if you go and sit with him on the swing…
    - 84 days ago, 24 May 17, 1:08pm -

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