I'm grateful for the gift of November. It seems strange to write as it's a month I dread due to the dark days - but I'm grateful for the gift I have given myself for the last five plus years- the gift of daily gratitude during the month. It sets me up for the next year… Continue reading Time for Gratitude: November 30th, 2017
This morning I'm grateful for a little Finn man who can now roll from back to front and front to back. Life is going by so quickly and I'm just so grateful that I am remembering to savor every milestone and every moment. I hope I can remember these moments in the years ahead. Each… Continue reading Time for Gratitude: November 28th, 2017
Today I'm grateful for sweet smiles after a long day of baby fussy-ness. Poor Finn is either teething, uncomfortable, angry about nothing, or mad that the holidays are approaching so fast. He was inconsolable today which is very, very unlike him. So after a long day of crying myself- I was so grateful for this… Continue reading Time for Gratitude: November 19th, 2017
One of the biggest surprises for me after having a child is the necessary evilness of breast pumping . It has taken over my life. I pump at least six times a day for at least twenty minutes each. This means at the very least, I am hooked up to a tiny machine for two… Continue reading Time for Gratitude: November 7th, 2017
Today I'm thankful for sweet children in costumes for Halloween. This year was the first year I was able to celebrate with Finn and it was fun as a parent to experience. Although he had no awareness of the event, it was fun to do together.
Finley James is 3 months old today. It's hard to believe! But his cheeks have filled out, his legs are a little bit stronger, and he smiles so much more. This past month... He experienced his first "camping trip" and night away from home... He moved out of swaddle wear and into sleep sacks... He's… Continue reading Time for Motherhood: Finn at Three Months