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Christmas 2018

Christmas morning was peaceful. The kids walk up about 7:30 which is pretty typical of most days, so it was great not to wake up too early. We made them wait while we turned lights on and made the space … Continue reading

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Christmas festivities 2018

Christmas festivities started early this year at Josh’s work party(20’s themed). We are so spoiled and Josh’s sister Whitney watched Lily and J at her house (they had the best time with cousins) while my mom watched Claire and Cooper … Continue reading

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Humbling

There’s nothing quite like the feeling I get when my home is decorated for Christmas. It’s magical! I don’t have a ton of decorations, but the ones I have make our home so cozy. This year Josh did most of … Continue reading

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Cooper at 1.5 months

Sorry Cooper. Being baby number 4 your updates will probably not be on the month every month 😬 He’s just a very sweet, sleepy baby so far. He goes with the flow and loves to be held and snuggled. Bath … Continue reading

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8 weeks Postpartum (baby #4)

I wanted to do a short update on my journey after baby #4. I mentioned in this post what has helped me this time around to fight the baby blues. It’s been just about 8 weeks since Cooper’s birth and … Continue reading

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The First Snow

We got our first snow fall 2 days after Thanksgiving. It wasn’t much, just enough for the kids to play in for awhile. *window glare cuz I wasn’t brave enough to open the door. A week later we got our … Continue reading

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The Christmas Village

We started off the Christmas festivities how we always do…helping my mom set up her Christmas village. Growing up my job was to set up the village. I LOVED setting up the little scenes with the elves and cutting out … Continue reading

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In the quiet of the night

Newborn stage is hard; you’re sleep deprived, nursing every hour or so, burping, diapers, and trying to learn this new sweet little babes likes and dislikes. BUT I love it. I love the coos, the squeaks, the enormously loud burps … Continue reading

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Claire Turns 2

We celebrated Claire all day yesterday for her 2nd Birthday. Lily struggled letting Claire have the spotlight so it was an…interesting day haha but it ended wonderful and Claire had a lot of fun being spoiled. Claire is…sassy, smart, playful(LOVES … Continue reading

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working out after baby #4

I get this question a lot so I thought I’d share here; how do you get in a work out with 4 kids, 3 being 3yrs old and under? First, I have always stayed very active during pregnancy. Very active … Continue reading

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