Why you need two baby registries

Why You Need Two Baby Registries (and only two!)

So you’re having a baby! Yay! Congratulations!! Do you feel ready? If not, that’s okay! That’s totally normal! But, as I’m sure you’ve figured out, babies require a lot of stuff and getting ready for baby can be really, really overwhelming. It’s hard enough to know what you need, but also where you should register!...

Life isn't always what it seems on instagram

Real Life v. Instagram

This morning my son rubbed my expensive electric toothbrush along the base of the toilet. How did he get it? I gave it to him. Why? Because I needed just 3 seconds of peace to answer a text message. Just three seconds. One Mississippi. Two Mississippi. Three Mississippi.   I assumed he would play...

Hewson’s Birth Story Part II

Here is Part I of Hewson’s birth story if you missed it. — During the night, the nurse came in to check on me several times and asked me how I was feeling. I felt bad for complaining about this, but my one and only symptom was that I was so itchy! I felt like I...

Hewson’s Birth Story – Part I

A lot of friends and family have asked to hear Hewson’s birth story and I’m more than happy to share it, but it’s a little long and hard to tell every to each person individually! So here is a post about the blessed event for those who are interested. Our sweet Hewson Smith was...

On Waiting During Pregnancy

Pregnancy has been an interesting ride for me. Right now I’m in my 37th week and it occurred to me that our tiny love may be joining us tonight… or he might be joining us in five weeks. What a time span!! While I realize that technically that could have been an option throughout...