I have had this post in "draft" form since May 2017. I posted the quote above to my Instagram on April 22, 2016 as a place holder because that was when I knew I needed to make a change to my mindset...to let go of the thought of having another child. More importantly, finally trying … Continue reading Let’s Get Real: How Secondary Infertility Affected Me and How I Learned to Move On
Disclaimer: Thank you Huggies® for sponsoring this post. All opinions expressed and photos herein are my own. Stocking up on our diaper purchase to help families in need Did you know this week is National Diaper Need Awareness Week? What is it you ask? It's a week to draw attention to the issue of diaper … Continue reading How I’m Helping Huggies Donate Diapers
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Let's face it...making friends as an adult isn't easy. While meeting people can seem easy since there are so many events and things to do in Chicago, making friends is a lot harder. There's a HUGE difference between meeting people and making friends. Now let's imagine trying to make new mom friends when you're a … Continue reading Let’s Get Real: Making New (Mom) Friends Can Be Hard
Let's talk about sleep or for me, lack thereof! We took this picture in March during our staycation at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - Magnificent Mile for Luke's 7th birthday. It was a great stay because we had two adjoining rooms so there was plenty of space and beds for all of us … Continue reading Let’s Get Real: I Can’t Wait to Sleep Through the Night, Too!
Now that the twins are seven months old and slowly growing out the newborn phase (although I think I technically have five more months to call them that), I wanted to share some items that we have gotten the most use out of and have made our lives a little easier. We try not to … Continue reading Our Essentials for the Newborn Twins Stage