Baby

The Baby Purge

About two months ago we bought our new home. It's a 2000ish sq ft brick ranch. So not a huge house by any means but plenty big for the three of us. Or at least it should be. Many years ago the two car attached garage was converted into living space. Personally I'd rather have… Continue reading The Baby Purge

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Baby

Healing Vibes/Kure Beach

After my mom found out about our miscarriage she insisted that she come visit. While my husband probably could have lived without week long visitors it was such a good experience for me and Teddy. She even brought along my grandma! On their last full day in North Carolina we decided to take a day… Continue reading Healing Vibes/Kure Beach

infertility

A Long Time Coming

I shared this on Instagram a couple of weeks ago. Between buying and moving into our new home and just plain not wanting to talk about it I avoided making the announcement on my blog. This is our 4th total loss and the second loss after the birth of our son. We're still processing everything… Continue reading A Long Time Coming

Finances, Marriage

Buying a House?

As if we aren't crazy enough to be having a second child (I mean really?  Do we HATE sleep?) we are also in the process of buying our first home since our move to North Carolina. The real estate market in Raleigh-Durham is completely insane!  If you don't see a house and make an offer… Continue reading Buying a House?

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Thinking Positive

A few weeks ago my husband and I were laying in bed, talking before we went to sleep.  I told him I really wanted this month to be our last month TTC.  If it was unsuccessful, I didn't want to take my last month of Clomid. Clomid is so hard on me both physically and… Continue reading Thinking Positive

Finances, Marriage

Making Life Work On One Income

A little over 7 months ago my family took a huge leap of faith.  My husband had a good job opportunity in another state.  He had been unhappy at his former employer for years and finally had a chance to use his very specialized skills at another company. What this meant for our family was… Continue reading Making Life Work On One Income