First-time mom’s, I have been where you are. Pregnancy and birth can seem terrifying and you may feel like you don’t know where to start - I’m here to say - don’t worry! I have birthed three little girls into this world ( feel free to read their birth stories ). The first time I found out I was pregnant, I was mortified. Why? Well,
At this point in our life, the world seems to look at your two older sisters and back at you with a less than joyful spirit once they hear, “Yes! A girl!”. Even before you were born it seems this world tried to stamp a value on you, characterized by whether you were “another girl” or not...
Rest assured my sweet daughter.
Our Instagram feed is full of blankets & snuggles & here is why... This is a season of rest for us. As you may have noticed by the ongoing theme of low key moments on our feed. I want to encourage this for mamas + families that are in the postpartum season like we are. Yes . families . that . are . in postpartum . season... See..
One thing I wish I knew earlier as a dad: basically whatever you are worrying about today will seem ridiculous in two years, because..
The birth of our third little girl was a little over a week ago - she made her debut 2 weeks early and we were not anticipating it at all. It was a beautiful ( and slightly humorous ) experience. Although our 1.5 day stay at the hospital was full of quality bonding time, support and was a fantastic experience - we were ready to get home to our other two girls.
Man, two weeks early.. I wasn't anticipating her arrival, and I wasn't expecting this type of birth but my goodness it was beautiful. It wasn't beautiful because it was zen peaceful and everything went my way - because it wasn't and it didn't. It wasn't beautiful because I had a ton of documentation or photos to look at to prove it - because I didn't. It was beautiful because…