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On motherhood.

I made it a goal to take photos of my babies this last month… I’m a crazy preserve the memories kind of person on a good day, but usually those moments fall in the hands of my iPhone and @Pictapgo ( Don’t get me wrong, they are an amazing modern day tool ) but nothing beats the capability of the ” big”  mother of- them -all camera. I’m sure I’ll look back at these photos years from now and forget...

She is one.

Here I am sitting at my computer, deleting, then typing, deleting, then typing… Because I really don’t know where to start, or how to start. So maybe I should just start from where I left off. ….. I feel like I was in a complete, infatuated,  newborn fog that lasted pretty much 4 months after Harlan was born. I really couldn’t believe that I had a daughter…. Yeah yeah yeah, I’m sure many of you are thinking ” get over it,...

10 months

This was a hard month for me. A new year, and my baby rollin into double digits. This time last year I was excited for the new year and what it would bring. I was 30 weeks pregnant at this point, my nesting in full affect ( one of the many things I love  about being preggers ) and knowing that my new baby would be here before I knew it, left me well…  happy to bid well to 2012....

The birth story of Harlan Veil

I’m not sure where to start so I’m just gonna start at the beginning…….. I wanted another baby SO bad. Not to try for a “girl”, but because I always wanted 3.  My womb literally felt like it was aching. Plus, I’m a dreamer, I dreamt about ” this time next year I’ll be pregnant” an entire year before we were even considering trying again. I had bought baby sleepers and my hospital house coat and gown,  before we even...

My ” baby” is two.

“On the night you were born, the moon shone with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered, ‘Life will never be the same.’ Because there had never been anyone like you… ever in the world.” ( Nancy Tillman. If you don’t know this book, you must buy it, I promise it will speak to your Mama soul and make you cry )     I was this.close. to not writing tonight. I...