Long Flight with a One Year Old : A Survival Guide

Do you have a long flight with a one year old coming up? When my family flew to California from Nashville, it was our son’s first flight and I was beyond nervous that we’d be dealing with hours of meltdowns and rude comments from fellow passengers the entire time. However, because we were prepared...

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San Diego with a One Year Old

I’m posting this almost six months after our trip, but I wanted to make sure to share it! We went to San Diego for my 30th birthday (and our 5 year anniversary) and had the best time! Hewson, our son, had the time of his life! We’re from Nashville, so I was a little...

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...

2014 In Review

 2014 was a banner year for the Phillips family. We’ve been so richly blessed and it felt like a year where a lot of patience and hard work was finally rewarded. We’re already looking forward to a few exciting things in 2015, not the least of which will include a job change for me...