To do or not to do

One of my dreams of being a mom is to invest in my children’s education. I am so fortunate to be able to stay home with my little’s and at the moment, there are no plans to return to a job that takes me out of the home. We have definitely sacrificed in many areas […]

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The not so usual Thanksgiving post

Happy Thanksgiving! For some of us…for the rest who are experiencing a not so Happy Thanksgiving, I hope these words encourage you. I’ve been there before. Everyone is super excited about a family holiday filled with festivities and fun family pictures. It’s hard to watch, but also hard not to. I’ve had those feelings of, […]

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The magic little pill

Alright, so I need everyone to have an open mind. You may, after reading this post, write me off as a loon or hippie or who knows what, but today I am going to talk about placenta pills. If you are squeamish…read no further. If you are pregnant, take what I say to heart. If […]

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One year later…

Last month marked one year since finding out we were going to be parents of twins. It is funny how time changes perspective. While being a mom of multiples is still a daunting task, two has become the new normal. We have adapted to the life and the mom of singletons who was literally convulsively […]

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Brave

I started to see bravery as a hike through the wilderness as opposed to the bridge to get you over it.

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The first date…

Driving down the highway, foot pressed a little too firmly against the gas pedal, hands gripping the steering wheel, and heart beating to it’s own quick drum. I could not seem to slow down my thoughts or my desire to arrive at my destination as quickly as possible. My thoughts jumped to a memory from […]

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*Adventures of Ollie and Pi *

And then there were 6… Welcome to the world Olive and Piper!   Olive Katherine                                   2-24-16                                             […]

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Day 9….

  Lying in a hospital bed one early morning, I couldn’t figure out what day it was. And the date? Well, I wouldn’t even attempt to guess at that. I pulled up my phone calendar to find it was 9:30 on a Tuesday morning and began counting how many days I had been in the […]

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What do you mean, there’s two?!

I am a girl who sets out each day to see the big picture…the eternal difference in the small and ordinary happenings in life. My husband (pictured with me in the photograph) and I currently have two littles, both boys, and TWO little girlies on the way. If you would have asked me eight months […]

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