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Farewell my baby, hello big brother! 

My first born, my other half, my night time cuddles, my smile, my everything. It’s amazing how difficult it is to embrace change. While I’m very excited to meet our newest addition, there is however, a part of me that is saddened by the thought of how things will be different – my threesome pod of mom, dad, and my baby boy will become four. 417 more words


Abstinence is the Best Contraception 

The general story goes that women don’t want sex after having a baby because they: feel unattractive / are fulfilled by their baby / are too tired. 175 more words

Loving a Second Child

Loving a second child is the hardest thing I’ve ever tried to explain. When I was carrying Walker, I was worried for Henry. I thought I’d have to give him some of the love I had lavishly poured into his older brother. 640 more words

When in doubt...love.

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The Second Child Conundrum: Do They Have It Better or Worse?

Here we are a few days away from completing our second week potty training our daughter. I can’t believe it. I really can’t believe it. 686 more words


Big Family Announcement!

Exactly three years ago, our family shared some very special news: that we were expecting our first child, a baby girl born in January of 2015. 42 more words

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