Parenthood

A career journey: from cop to mother

A career journey: from cop to mother

****UPDATE**** September 6, 2017 Every since publishing this post I have received an overwhelming amount of questions, comments and support from readers.  I just wanted to thank everyone for taking the time to read this post and for all the love!  As much as I […]

Life lessons from a lemonade stand

Life lessons from a lemonade stand

    The lemonade stand   ~When life hands you lemons, make lemonade…and then sell it~   Most, if not all kids have opened up their own lemonade stand selling delicious sugary concoctions at the end of their driveway. 10 cents for a refreshing glass of […]

Wean your baby off nighttime feedings in 10 days or less

Wean your baby off nighttime feedings in 10 days or less

  Grayson was about 10 months old and we were still in the trap. The dreaded trap that happens when your little one gets used to feeding every 2-3 hours (even at night). This trap is easy for parents to find themselves in. When your […]

5 tips for your newborns first photo shoot

5 tips for your newborns first photo shoot

    My best friend had her first child recently. The sweetest boy, Sullivan Duke.   She asked me if I would take a few pictures of him when I came to visit.  I had never taken pictures of a newborn before, but I was […]

The $1200 stroller

The $1200 stroller

    For all you wondering…yes, our son is holding a stick in this picture because he seems to be obsessed with sticks lately. For some reason he always has to have a stick in his hand at all times when outdoors. Maybe it’ll be […]

The New Age Stay at Home Mom

The New Age Stay at Home Mom

  Honey. I’m home!   The breadwinner.     Traditionally that was the man of the household. I’m sure you remember the shows. The husband would come home in his suit, carrying his briefcase and hang his hat up at the door before he stepped […]

Why I don’t go out on weekends

Why I don’t go out on weekends

  The majority of people work Monday-Friday, so come the weekend this is their only time to do outings with their families.  Hence why no matter where you go, EVERYWHERE is jammed packed with thousands of people every Saturday and Sunday.   When my husband […]

My list of 14 Must Have Children’s Books For Your Nursery

My list of 14 Must Have Children’s Books For Your Nursery

    Word of advice, for all the moms out there…read to your kids young!   It’s incredible how observant these little sponges are. As soon as they can open up their eyes and hold their head up (or even before) get into the habit […]