The Left- Out Middle- Schooler that Resides In The Adult- “Me”

You know that awful left- out feeling that gives you the middle- school heebie jeebies all over again? I get it as an adult… I rationalize and say this must be normal. It must be a human experience that even carries through one’s life in the adulting world. Right? But the most hurtful thing is when the people you love …

Thoughts on body image

  My body, mind, and spirit has transformed so much since we were surprised with not one, but two placenta’s on the ultrasound screen what seems like a lifetime ago….this was the first of 10 billion times I would say the word TWINS. Double the diapers, double the feedings, and most certainly double the hugs and love. Our minds have …

Thoughts on Turning 29

On the Eve of my 29th birthday, (I will be 29 in 15 minutes….) I anxiously await the moment I’ll say that I’m not two, but one year away from turning thirty. Yes, I still do in fact get that kid- like excitement to stay up until 12 AM the night before my birthday each year. I realize that I …

Family Pictures

I had to share a few of my faves from our photo shoot with Lori from Images By Lori for the twins first birthday. They’re just too sweet to keep to myself. Mind you, everyone was sweating and we had to strip down the twins and toss the expensive Janie and Jack out-fits I picked out months ago. Even though …

Dear Gio and Gigi- 14 Months

Dear Gio and Gigi, I feel like time is slipping away so fast now and that cliche about “how they grow up too fast” is really coming true. I often pinch myself that I’m so blessed to have the privilege of watching you grow each day. You inspire me, lift me up, and make me feel so loved. Your love is so …

Review for Best Products for Twins- Bonus Surprise Giveaway!

Hi Friends! P.S… before I get into it, scroll down for a surprise GIVEAWAY from one of my FAVORITE companies (and soon will be one of your fave companies too) as a twin mama. SO….over the last year, I feel like I’ve become an expert on all things an expecting twin mama might need (and I don’t say want, this …

The Best Earrings For Your Infant- Safety Screwbacks All The Way!!

Happy Memorial Day, lovelies! I hope you all are going to have an amazing, safe day today! We’ll be on our friend’s boat, which I’m SO excited for after the up and down weather we’ve been having! But if you are going to hit the mall for some last minute sales today, I wanted to make sure I posted this …

Mother’s Day Thoughts- Reflections on Conscious Parenting

I think Mother’s Day is one of those times we not only celebrate, but also a time to think a little bit deeper about our work as mothers. I have now been a mama for 1 beautiful year (plus a few weeks) and in reflection, it is so amazing to think of how far we’ve come. I didn’t know what …

What Should I get Mom this Mother’s Day? Top 10 things to get your mama

What to get the person who gave you life and cares about you more than themselves?! So hard, right?! In thinking about what to get my own mama this Mother’s Day I came up with not only a gift guide, but also thoughtfully paired  gifts numbered below that compliment one another. I feel like I tend to just buy gift …