The Cast Journal – Weeks 3-6

The Cast Journal – Weeks 3-6

Hello again! It's been a long three weeks since I've posted anything on the blog...and social media too. Those three weeks have seen: one work trip to Texas, a trip to urgent care, two leg casts, countless long days/nights of work and one family death. It's been a doozy. Let's start from the last time [...]

The Cast Journal – Week 2

The Cast Journal – Week 2

Another week down, friends! This week has been so much easier than the last *praise hands emoji* Elizabeth is navigating around more organically and freely. This has mostly been due to her being relatively pain free. Over the last week she has starting picking up her left leg and waving it around, so that shows [...]

The Cast Journal – Week 1

The Cast Journal – Week 1

We made it one week! *runs around the room with arms in the air and the Rocky theme playing in the background* What a week it has been... If you don't follow me on social media, you probably aren't aware...so, let me catch you up on the haps of this last week! On the 20th [...]

Perceptions

Perceptions

This post was created as a submission to Sakura Bloom's "Sling Diaries, Volume VII" series Perception (noun) -a way of regarding, understanding or interpreting something; a mental impression My Parenthood Interpretation: I never wanted to be a mother. It just didn't appeal to me, at all. I liked my life child-free. I enjoyed doing what [...]

10 Things You Might Not Know About Me

10 Things You Might Not Know About Me

Hi friends! I thought I'd do a quick blog post so you can get to know me a little better. Even if we are friends IRL (hip internet lingo), here are ten things you might not know about me. I'm terrified of birds that are larger than my head. I blame watching Alfred Hitchcock's "The [...]

Dear Six-Month-Old You

Dear Six-Month-Old You

Dear Elizabeth, You're six months old today. Where did the time go? It seems like just yesterday I was bringing you home from the hospital in your too big fire truck pajamas that grandpa gave you. The next six months are going to fly by and soon you'll be cruising around the house, babbling away [...]

My Top 10 Baby Essentials

My Top 10 Baby Essentials

Alright friends, let's talk baby gear! I've come to find that I love buying things for Elizabeth more than I love buying things for myself. Baby gear and clothes are dangerous. They are like Pringles; once you pop the fun don't stop! It's a struggle choosing things that will help me in my every day [...]