Let me just begin this with saying, I am not affiliated with CareCredit or Walmart. I genuinely just want to share something that works for me. When we first found out that our little embabies stuck, my intimate thought was preparedness. How much will we need of each item, and the double it for two! … Continue reading CareCredit + Walmart
Let’s have a difficult conversation, shall we? When I lost my dad, I figured I could pbe tough, i could play it off like it wouldn’t be that big of a deal. Yet, the pain is still very real today. I even considered myself lucky because I had “finished” having kids before he passed. All … Continue reading Having Children After A Parents Passing
I know I’ve been talking a ton about the NICU but, the NICU is what our lives revolve around for now. So, I’m not sorry. If I don’t write it out, I’ll hold it in and that’s not good for any of us. So, here it goes... another fun fact about NICU... The NICU whether … Continue reading Guilty As Charged.
The morning the boys were to be born we found ourselves in my hospital room with a knock on the door. Enter in the neonatologist, I can’t remember her name. She was bright, bubbly, blonde and informative. Her outlook was bright for our boys. She gave us expectations, they should come out crying. Dad will … Continue reading NICU isn’t for the faint of heart.
It appears as though the weeks are flying by now! 23 weeks have come, and gone. We're starting to prepare for the perhaps inevitable... pre-term birth. The boys have tried to escape twice. Luckily, nothing major has ensued as of yet. To prepare there are several things we need to do, or rather should do … Continue reading 23 Week BUMP-Date!
It’s true, I’m a bad mom. I’m a bad mom for having two more kids on top of the three I already had. I’m a bad mom for not going back to work a full 12 weeks after I had those kids. I’m a bad mom for not cleaning my house spic’n’span daily. I’m a … Continue reading I’m a bad mom.
What an update we need to write! It’s been two months since the boys graced the world with their presence. It’s been a blur to be honest, but here we go! Dax Dax is a whopping 8 lbs, 1 oz! He’s growing like a weed and loves to be held. After his hospital stay, he’s … Continue reading 2 Months Out.
Many of you saw our hospital stay last week, and I’m here to bring awareness to a specific syndrome and tell you about our stay. To begin, you should know that all babies have some type of reflex aka spit-up. However, in our lively little boy Dax we have much more than the normal reflex. … Continue reading Our Hospital Stay.
Twins... man, the stories I could tell you and we’re only one month in! Any way, when we first found ourselves in the twin boat I poured myself into research of all the things we should do, all the things we need! I scrounged the internet, read countless blogs on Pinterest and talked to family … Continue reading #TwinLife – Needs, Don’t Needs and Recommendations!
Before I begin, please note we are ethical hunters, we hunt to feed our families. If you wish to disagree with our choice to hunt, we don’t mind that’s your decision! Every year we have two hunts we put in for; the first hunt is for whitetail down near Arivaca. We typically go with a … Continue reading Hunting For The Family
Wow! It’s been a full month of the boys being outside of the womb. How crazy is that?! In the last month we’ve spent majority of our time in the NICU. However, we’ve all been home for going on one week and it’s been quite the adjustment. There are a few things that we’re addressing … Continue reading One Month Down…