All the books I read in 2017, and thoughts on my favorites.
I'm about to start reading this book by Lara Casey and I'm super excited about it. (I started it once before while pregnant, but decided I wanted to wait until LAW was born to read it.) One of her most-used quotes is: "You know all those things you've always wanted to do? You should go … Continue reading making it happen
We welcomed our newest addition – Landon Arlo – Wednesday, June 28 at 1:30 a.m. He weighed a whopping 9 pounds 7 ounces and measured 20.5 inches. I was lucky to have two healthy and easy pregnancies so I really have nothing to complain about, but the last month of pregnancy is no joke! I … Continue reading A new addition
AJ will be three in a few months, and is full of things to say. The girl loves to talk. She will literally talk herself to sleep at times. She makes a friend anywhere she goes and inspires me with her openness and friendliness. As with most toddlers, her quips come often and are innocent … Continue reading AJ-isms v2
Why hello there! Um yep, it's been a while since my last post. I can name a number of excuses...I've been trying to spend my spare writing time working toward my dream of writing a novel, I've been doing some cleansing and selling of stuff we don't need, and staying at home full time with … Continue reading currently loving
In light of International Women's Day, here is a little "mantra" I wrote for myself, as motivation and in celebration of being a woman 🙂 I am a woman. I am proud of who I am, all parts of me – the strong, the vulnerable, the feminine, the non-feminine, the emotional, the physical. God made me … Continue reading international women’s day
Technically I'm more than halfway. But who's counting? (Me. I'm counting.) This pregnancy has gone by incredibly fast and incredibly slow at the same time. How many weeks? 21.5 Cravings? With AJ, I craved ice cream and milkshakes, along with salads with Ranch dressing and beef every now and then. This time around, I've been craving breakfast … Continue reading bump update – halfway there