I’m writing this as a 24 year old woman, your typical mum, fiance and girly girl at heart but also a grieving mum mourning the death of her daughter. Five years ago, I gave birth to a beautiful baby girl at 20 weeks gestation, my sleeping princess Frankie. When her post-Morton results came back, they told me it was due to something called CMV (Cytomegalovirus). It wasn’t until this evening while I was debating raising awareness about this that I realised I didn’t even know what on earth CMV…Continue
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My due date was set for July 1st, 2015 with my fourth boy. My husband had just started a new job and was scheduled to go out of town June 15th through June 19th. At first I was not concerned I felt confident that God has always been faithful in having our babies come on the right day and right time, but as the day approached closer for him to be out of town, my nerves started to kick in. People would often comment “well at least it’s your fourth baby and not your first” as if that would make…Continue
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Social Media Image Crafting... aka Faking Facebook. There's a lot of pressure for moms to post the most Pinterest-perfect pics on our Facebook and Instagram. But what does motherhood REALLY look like?
Special guest Cheryl from MommyDrinksWineandSwears.com. Tweet us your "real"…Continue
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Got up on a Tuesday morning to take my 18 month old daughter to an orthopedic appointment. She was born with clubfoot and has to wear special shoes at night and we had to get fitted for a new pair. Her daddy, my husband, was also along for the trip. well on the way…Continue
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One of my favorite parts of having a baby is having a reason to buy new baby clothes. :X Or just anything in general. HA
What do you pack in your diaper bag? Check out my must have essentials on my blog. (link below)Continue
Added by LaNese Harvey on July 30, 2015 at 1:02pm — No Comments
Today marks a landmark day. My 3 month old falls asleep on his own. Words cant describe the happy feeling I have. One year ago today I definitely would not have seen myself where I am today. I was a care free 22 year old going out to bars, working late nights as a waitress, doing whatever I pleased. Now I am married with a little bundle of joy.
Reflecting on what used to be my life, I miss it. Yet, how can I not enjoy every moment that goes on in the present? They say having a child…Continue
Added by Marissa Greenman on July 30, 2015 at 12:27pm — No Comments
No o ne is perfect and we all have faced some sort of challenge or hardship in our life, so the first thing to keep in mind is the fact that you are not alone. But our ability to carry on regardless of what we have been through in life merely has to do with how strong we want to be as a person and how strong we want our relationship with God to be. If you are not sure that you believe in God, there…Continue
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Tis the season to enjoy a vacation with the family. Let’s face it, we all can use a little bit of relaxation and fun in the sun. But traveling with children, especially with little ones under 5 can be hectic at times, particularly on long flights. From being tired, lack of room to move, or pure boredom, these flights can be tumultuous. So which airlines cater more to families? Well look no further! Based on my personal experience and searching the web, I have compiled a list of the top…Continue
"It is like torture having to wait this long to find out our baby’s gender. I will love the heck out of either a boy or girl but I just feel that once we know it will make all of this less like a dream and more like its really about to get so real and amazing :-). AND we will finally be able to give our…Continue
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