Baby, infertility, Marriage

Building a Family

The past year or so we've really struggled with the idea of adding to our family.  When we were first married we talked about having two or three children.  We so looked forward to having babies and raising them together. Then I was diagnosed with infertility. When I was finally pregnant with our son we… Continue reading Building a Family

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Bucket List, Marriage

10. Have a big yard for my kid and dogs to plan in

As of July 27, 2017 I can scratch this one off my list of goals! My husband's new job has brought us to North Carolina.  While we haven't actually purchased a home here yet, the house we are renting in on half an acre.  We have a large fenced in back yard for the dogs… Continue reading 10. Have a big yard for my kid and dogs to plan in

Life, Marriage

Life May Never Be The Same

One night when I was about seven months pregnant I was driving home from work listening to some sad country song about cancer and started contemplating mortality.  By the time I got home I was bawling.  I started thinking about what if my grandpa, who means the world to me, doesn't get to meet my… Continue reading Life May Never Be The Same

Baby, Marriage, Stuff I Love!

Is this the 90’s?

I saw this meme the other day and thought it was funny because it seemed as though everyone was talking about Pokemon Go and I was super out of the loop. After all I have a (almost) 6 month old baby and a full-time job. I'm busy!  Some days I'm lucky if I have time… Continue reading Is this the 90’s?

Baby, Marriage, Theodore

A Memorial Day Weekend to Remember

Trust me when I say that my life in general and my relationship with my husband is not always sunshine and roses. But I do believe that we try to put our best foot forward in the name of love.  Some days we fall short of one another's expectations and other days, like today, we… Continue reading A Memorial Day Weekend to Remember

Baby, Marriage

The Important Things

I'll admit it.  I totally have anxiety about spending time away from my baby. Our financial situation necessitated me going back to work after Theodore's birth.  We tried really hard to figure out a way from me to stay home with Theodore but it always came back to the fact that life would just be… Continue reading The Important Things