How To Survive A Sporting Event With A Baby

How To Survive A Sporting Event With A Baby |

Back in July we took Allie to her first ever baseball game. The Red Sox were up in Anaheim so we decided to be spontaneous and make the two hour trip north to see them. Allie was 8 weeks old at the time and it was the furthest from home we’ve taken her. It was alsoRead more

Allie At 3 Months

Allie At 3 Months |

Today, our little one is 3 months old! I feel like every other post I write is her monthly update. She's just growing so fast. We're finally out of the "fourth trimester" and at this point, it honestly doesn't even feel like we just had a baby. She fits so perfectly into our lifestyle thatRead more

How To Introduce An Anxious Pet To A New Baby

*This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PurinaPetPack #CollectiveBias When we found out I was pregnant, my first and biggest fear was our dog, Jack. Jack is now almost five years old and he’s the most anxiety ridden dog I have ever met. With theRead more

Baby Bartlett Is Here!

Baby Bartlett Is Here! |

Super quick post, but I just wanted to tell you all that she’s here!! She’s finally here and in our arms! On Sunday, May 28th at 6:41am, I gave birth to a beautiful and healthy baby girl. We named her Allison Elizabeth Bartlett and she’s absolutely perfect in every way. She was born at 7Read more

The Real Reason Why I Never Wanted A Daughter

The Real Reason Why I Never Wanted A Daughter |

Today we’re getting real around here. These past couple days have been a little rough around here and honestly, I’m having a bit of a hard time right now. A couple of years ago, I shared a post on removing negative people from your life. At the time, my parents were finalizing their divorce after two years ofRead more

Gender Reveal: Baby Bartlett Is A…

Gender Reveal: Baby Bartlett Is A... |

Last Thursday, we had the long-awaited anatomy ultrasound appointment. I was hoping to have this appointment before the holidays, but I’m really glad my doctor made me wait until 20 weeks because we got to see so much of our little one. Leading up to the appointment, the only thing I was concerned about was whether itRead more

Christmas Traditions We Have In Our Home

Christmas Traditions We Have In Our Home |

The holidays are a wonderful time of year to create Christmas traditions in your family. Growing up, we had a few traditions of our own in my household. We’d go for drives through other neighborhoods to see the Christmas lights. We’d decorate the tree together as a family with Christmas music playing in the background. We each hadRead more

How To Maintain a Long Distance Relationship With Family

How To Maintain a Long Distance Relationship With Family |

It wasn’t until I became an adult and got married that I realized just how important it is to maintain relationships with my family. In my case, a long distance relationship with family. I no longer have a parent reminding me to call my grandparents on their birthdays or to send thank you cards whenRead more