Beach Trip With Kids – 5 Hacks For Success

Are you dreaming of a trip to the beach but you feel like your children are too young. We pulled it off with two 3 year olds and a baby. It’s all about being prepared. Here are 5 Hacks for a successful beach trip with kids. Mental Preparation Pack The Essentials Take a Babysitter Rent … [Read more…]

Mommy Personality – 10 Tips For Self Esteem and Positive Thinking

How do you feel when you have spent an entire 5 days at home with only your children and husband for company ,the weekend comes and all of a sudden you have to be around other adults? It takes some effort doesn’t it? Personality Development is something I’ve been thinking about a lot lately.  Feeling … [Read more…]

If I would Still Be Amish

Yesterday was an interesting day at our place. When I was a teenager I worked at a Bakery about an hour from here and some of my coworkers were Amish Girls. Yesterday I had most of them over to our place for the afternoon. They filled up this tiny home with 9 children, and themselves. … [Read more…]

Mommy Self Care

Self-Care Because You Need It Realizing that, in order to be the best mom I can be, I need to take care of myself. Push away the guilt and realize that my health is important too. *3 Tips for Good Mental Health* 1. Take that Bath. SO yes showers are faster and more convenient. When … [Read more…]

Baby Delivery – Home Birth vs. Hospital Birth

Childbirth can look scary and overwhelming to any mom to be, whether you have had a baby before or not. Chances are if you are reading this you are pregnant and wanting to know, “where is the best place to have your Baby delivery?” I had a Home Birth with a midwife for my first … [Read more…]

Baby Boy # Three

The big day has come and gone. It is Saturday afternoon and we have been enjoying our baby for almost a week now. Greyson Seth was born on Monday, March 19th at 12:39 pm.  He weighed 8 lbs 5 oz and he was 20.5″ long.   No amount of trying this and trying that actually made … [Read more…]

Waiting For Labor

*This Page may contain links to products from Amazon. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases at no extra cost to you.* 39 Weeks Pregnant. Have you ever gone through something in your life where you are so obsessed with it its hard to focus on anything else? This is my current situation. … [Read more…]

Baby Shower Fun

I am now considered full term… 2 and 1/2 weeks left till  baby is due to arrive… The nervous energy is getting worse… I keep getting flashbacks of what labor was like with the other two… Braxton Hicks are a normal thing these days… My hospital bags are almost ready… And… some very sweet friends … [Read more…]

Pregnant Mom, Nesting Instinct

I am finally getting close to the end of this pregnancy. There are still three and a half weeks till my due date and I’m starting to feel like I need to get everything in order. For some reason with this baby the so called “nesting instinct” just didn’t quite kick in like it did … [Read more…]

Tips for Surviving ‘Stay At Home Mom’ Life

If you are like me, being at home week after week gets old. When I worked full time before I had children I remember dreaming about being able to stay at home everyday. I worked at a bakery and some days moms would come in for lunch with their children and they would sit at … [Read more…]