Avoiding “Hangry Mom Syndrome”

Avoiding "Hangry Mom Syndrome" // via The Little Things We Do

*NOTE: I wrote this post a couple months back before our little Alice girl arrived and these snacks are still pretty perfect for this postpartum time :). When you’re a parent, the phrase “meal time” takes on a very different meaning than it had in the pre-children days. Of course our children receive well-balanced, perfectly […]

Every Baby and Every Journey is Different

Nursing Journey with Medela // via The Little Things We Do

*NOTE: I wrote this post a couple months back before our little Alice girl arrived. Our nursing journey this time around has already been quite different from with my other two children, but I’m thankful I had a plan in place to help us through some of these challenges. Many of the things I’ve mentioned […]

My Birth Story: The Birth of Alice Rosalie

My Birth Story: The Birth of Alice Rosalie // via The Little Things We Do

The birth story of our third child little Miss Alice could not have been more different than the birth stories of her big sister and brother. Even though she’s pretty new around here, she is already showing us that she is going to be a girl who blazes her own trail and does things her […]

Losing Control (AKA Surrender)

Losing It (AKA Surrender) // via The Little Things We Do

One of my strongest personality traits is that I am almost always “in control”. It’s not that I necessarily feel the need to control all the other people around me, I just really appreciate having a plan and rarely do I leave things up to chance. When I leave my house with the kids I always […]

What’s in My (Hospital) Bag

What's In My Hospital Bag // via The Little Things We Do

I always love a good “What’s in My Bag” post. It’s probably because I am nosey to my core and want to know everything about everyone, but seeing what lurks hidden within the secret world of other people’s bags is kind of my favorite. As such, I thought it would be fun to do a […]

Things Moms Get Excited About: Diaper Pail Edition

Things Moms Get Excited About: Diaper Pail Edition // via The Little Things We Do

Once upon a time I was a diaper pail reviewer. I know it’s weird, but it’s an actual thing I could write on a resume one day (you know…super useful stuff in the event that I ever find myself applying to work at Babies R Us or a diaper pail company one of these days…but […]