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Welcome Hawk!

One month ago, Hugh Archer Whipple Callahan came into the world.

Our little man was originally due on September 6th, smack in between our wedding anniversary and my birthday.  1,237 more words

The Intentional Parent

Christmas is a Hoax

I was doing the dishes this evening when Vincent asked for my phone so he could look at last year’s Halloween pictures.  Sure! I said as I pointed him to my Instagram.  1,789 more words

Single Mom

Unforgotten {My Journey through Miscarriage and Recovery}

It has taken me over two years to begin this post. I suppose for some reason, even though I’ve wanted to share our story for quite some time, not sharing seemed safer. 3,163 more words

Firsts, and lasts.

My son started full time nursery a few weeks ago, and it’s been such an emotional time for the whole family. I knew that it was going to be challenging for him, but I was surprised to discover how I much of a challenge it would be for me too. 621 more words



You may or may not have noticed that I came under fire this week for leaving my 2 year old and 4 year old in the car for 5 minutes while I ran into the supermarket to pick up some water. 932 more words


First overseas family holiday - Fiji

Earlier this year we had our first overseas family holiday.  We decided to go somewhere we knew would be good with a 15 month old so of course the perfect choice was Fiji! 960 more words


And Still, We Wait

The moment the line turned blue on that pregnancy test, I was in love with my child. I was in love with the very the idea of him. 281 more words