Can we stop talking about bodies during pregnancy?

Can we stop talking about bodies during pregnancy?

Can we stop commenting on bodies during pregnancy? Let's just stop. This is me twelve weeks ago. Sixteen weeks pregnant with twins. I wasn't ready to tell anyone. But I did announce it, and you know the most common comments I keep getting? All about my body. Nothing...

Fall Capsule Wardrobe For Toddler

Fall Capsule Wardrobe For Toddler

Hi friends, I created this budget friendly toddler boy capsule wardrobe because I LOVE capsule wardrobes and I've been meaning to do one for Tommy. Truth is we are always on a budget. I used to try to thrift all Tommy's clothes but honestly guys, it's a waste of time....

weekly round-up • peaches, fair, coffee & getting minimal

weekly round-up • peaches, fair, coffee & getting minimal

Weekly round-up! This week I had no daycare kids. I missed them but it was nice to regroup, straighten the house, plan my fall ideas and have time with Tommy. I went to my mom's and she graciously taught me how to properly can peaches- amazing. Now I want to can all...

Thoughts on Having Twins After Losing Twins

Thoughts on Having Twins After Losing Twins

Hi friends, I have lots of thoughts about carrying twins after losing twins and most of it centers around-- wow and--- how. The rest of the world seems to think this is completely normal, people are excited for us, they say 'you're so lucky' and 'awe, how sweet'. I am...

I’m Pregnant…with twins again!

I’m Pregnant…with twins again!

Hi guys, we are pregnant! And I am still getting used to this but we are having twins again. After carrying and losing twin girls last year, we knew we wanted to have another baby as soon as possible but we could not have imagined that we would have twins again. We're...

To Our Babies On Their First Birthday

To Our Babies On Their First Birthday

Dear Eliza and Ensley, I miss you so much babies. You are ONE today! I think about you all of the time and while it has been a whole year since you were born it really seems like just yesterday or at least last week. I was thinking about what it would be like if you...

Find Yourself a Moms Group

Find Yourself a Moms Group

Find yourself a moms group. My mom was the first one to tell me to go to MOPS. I was asking her a bunch of questions about the baby I was about to have. "Just find a moms group, it will keep you sane." I thought moms group sounded...awkward. I didn't have a baby yet,...

I QUIT my job

I QUIT my job

I QUIT my job. Friends, this is such a big deal to our little family and before you think, wow girl, must be nice, let me tell you how heart-wrenching, painstaking, fear evoking hard this was. Not just was, still is. We are a working class family. Blessed but we both...

Life After Infant Loss

Life After Infant Loss

Hi friends, I haven't written much since the birth of our babies in August so I wanted to let you know how we are. All I can say is God does miraculous things with broken hearts. When I thought about life after infant loss, I thought about all the things I would not...

No Spend November | How We Did

No Spend November | How We Did

This November was the first time Tom and I participated in No Spend November, a spending freeze where you only spend on ESSENTIALS for a whole month.  How did we do? Well, we kinda blew it on black Friday when I needed a laptop and Tom needed? a PlayStation....yeah,...

About Emily

Emily is a stay at home mom of three kids, Tommy who is four and boy/girl twins Edith and Ira who are eight months. She blogs about life and the joy and mess of motherhood while raising babies on the Mason-Dixon line. When not covered in craft paint and applesauce, Emily is a content creator and website designer at Mason-Dixon Digital.

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