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!
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…
Dear NICU nurses, Our adventure has come to an end. Before we go, you should know you’ll forever be in our story. Thank you for being in our delivery, for ensuring the boys came out and immediately got care. Thank you for rushing them back to the NICU, assessing to their needs and telling the … Continue reading Dear NICU Nurses: An Open Letter
One of the many questions we’ve received is how we came how we came up with the boys names. We’re here to tell ya, grab the tissues this could get emotional. Before we begin, if you don’t already know all of my kids are named in ABC order. Andi, Bree and Caidence! The boys are … Continue reading Where’d those names come from?