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Are You Listening · 4W ago

Survival Mode: Newborn + 3

I have written SO MANY blog posts since Samuel has been born, in my head. I really hate that I don’t have an efficent way to post from my phone because by the time I have 3 minutes to get on...
Are You Listening · 1M ago

It's A...... {Baby D 4.0 birth story part 2}

(Part 1) [warning, there are some tasteful, but could be considered graphic, birth pictures to follow] So! The whole room was prettty unprepared when I said the baby was coming - including ...
Are You Listening · 2M ago

Ready To Meet You {Baby D 4.0 birth story part 1}

As I neared the end of my pregnancy I was still feeling fantastic – large and in charge, but overall really great. As happens when have several other humans to care for, I really just wanted...
Are You Listening · 3M ago

Unexpected Blessings

On April 9, right on time, we welcomed our fourth child into the world after a quick 13 hours of labor. Samuel Michael Our rainbow after a stormy year. April 9, 2017 4:01am 7 pounds 15.5 ...
Are You Listening · 3M ago

A letter to my {first} daughter: 8 is great!

Gianna - Another entire year has passed by, inexplicably. This year has been one of so much growth, maturity and general happiness. We were able to spend a week at Disney World this summer ...
Are You Listening · 3M ago

A letter to my {fourth} baby

Hi baby! We are nearing the end of our journey together as just the two of us – the one where you heard my heartbeat from the inside every day as you grew. I’m sure some days it was beating ...
Are You Listening · 3M ago

Prep Work

It’s April, which means it is officially baby month! That just creeped right up on us, didn’t it? (no, it didn’t really – but a lot of days it feels like it!) Baby number four – feels like w...
Are You Listening · 3M ago

Button Pusher

When Gianna was 3.5/4, she had all the opinions and expressed them sometimes very loudy, but she generally listened and took her punishment when necessary. She could certainly push our butto...
Are You Listening · 4M ago

The belly is growing!

I love to capture our life in pictures and we recently had maternity pictures taken. It had been gorgeous the entire week EXCEPT for the morning that we were to be outside – it was cold, the...
Are You Listening · 4M ago

Spring Fever!

Here in Ohio we’ve had a pretty mild winter that has most certainly had us forgetting all about snow and looking forward to consistently warmer temperatures. Which means, of course, that as ...