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Bring on the Summer Fun!

It’s been a hot and humid last few days! GOOD NEWS!!!!!! We have finally finished our homeschooling for the year! Now what?? We have been working on our reading skills and letter sounds. I am also re-examining our home school schedule for this coming school year. Year-round or follow the public school calendar? I spent […]

My Third Son’s Birth Story (My Breech Baby)

Photo credit: J. Lynn Photography I had my last doctor’s appointment on December 27, 2016. Keep in mind, this stinker has been flipping back and forth between head down and breech. I had been doing Forward Leaning Inversions, Breech Tilts, a version of the yoga pose, “Downward Dog”, and spending a lot of time on the […]

When Your Child Breaks Your Heart

My 6-year-old broke my heart last night when I was preparing to read their nightly Bible story. I have been in a lot of pain this past week from baby adjusting and moving down inside me preparing to make his grand entrance into the world. Therefore, I have been distant and preoccupied with trying to […]

The Perfect Gift This Christmas!

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20 Things I am Thankful for This Year

20 Things I am Thankful for This Year A loving God who provides for my every day needs A loving husband who is my best friend My 2 boys who love and amaze me every single say The baby boy growing inside me (see you very soon, Buddy!) My mom who is my best friend. […]

7 Things I’ve Learned During My Third Pregnancy

This third pregnancy has been the most difficult of the three. 7 Things I’ve Learned During My 3rd Pregnancy ***No judging on my parenting style at the current stage in my life. My kids are safe at all times and our bedroom is just off of our living room*** I don’t sleep anymore; when I […]

My Second Son’s Birth Story

My second pregnancy seemed more difficult than the first. I was nauseated more often than not until the third trimester, I was in more pain and achy ALL the time, and I was way more emotional this time around. My Second Son’s Birth Story *** CAUTION, SEX IS MENTIONED IN THIS POST*** I had had […]

My First Born’s Birth Story

Giving birth is a miracle. I never understood this until I actually did it. This post contains affiliate links, to see my full disclosure policy, click here. My due date was August 5. I went in the week before for my weekly check-up and my doctor decided to induce me. The first available time was […]

Why You Still Need Supplements

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Gender Reveal!

This post contains affiliate links, to see my full disclosure policy, click here. As most of you know, Joel and I are expecting our 3rd child. We found out last Wednesday whether we would be expecting our 3rd boy or our 1st girl. Now, before I get into too much detail, I told Joel as […]