Posts in Motherhood
Just Keep Swimming

Mother’s Day didn’t quite go to plan. We had a big brunch (biscuits with maple bacon jam, bacon and sausage, fresh fruit, and my favorite sausage gravy tater tot breakfast casserole) with my Mother-in-Law and my brother-in-law’s family but Rooney was fussy the whole time and I ended up taking her home for a nap instead of going to church with everyone else. It was disappointing and frustrating, to say the least.

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Top 10 Newborn Essentials

Every family is different and each baby has a unique set of needs. Admittedly, I was hesitant to compile a list of our top 10 essentials for a newborn. Not because it was hard to narrow it down, but because as a first-time mom I hardly feel like an expert on the subject. We’ve had so many expectant friends ask me for an honest opinion so here is my list of most loved baby items gifted at baby showers of purchased in our first few weeks with a newborn!

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