• Ok, so, now what?

    Introducing Derek, my delightful husband, who will pop in every once in a while to guest post! I don’t think I can honestly give an accurate representation of what parenthood is like if I leave out half of the parent…

  • How To: Avoid The “Mombie”

    This week hasn’t been the best. And by this week I mostly mean since about 4 months ago until now, hasn’t been the best – at least sleep wise. We haven’t gotten a full night’s sleep in a WHILE and…

  • What I Know 10 Months In

    I can assume that for anyone reading the title of today’s blog post you’re thinking – ok, this is where we get the good stuff. The mom knowledge. The “having babies 4-1-1”. And you would be right. Because I’m 10…

  • My Mama List of Awesome.

    So just to start off with, the general outline of my day is as follows: I open my eyes, I’m awoken by babies crying on a monitor. MASS CHAOS. I close my eyes at the end of the day into…

  • Appreciation letter to the A+ dad of our twins ♡

    You have been a parent for the exact same number of seconds as I have. You’ve seen the sun come up just as many times as I have when our babies have kept us awake all night. You’ve changed hundreds…

  • My Intro to and Struggle with Baby Led Weaning

    If you had asked me 8 months ago how I felt time was passing I would have told you ‘at an absolutely glacial pace’.  The days when my babies would nap for hours at a time, they weren’t at a…

  • Their Birth story: A father’s perspective

    Following my wife’s example, I’ll start at the beginning. The VERY beginning. We had just gotten home from grocery shopping and picking up a pregnancy test because Hollie was feeling nauseous and car sick, which is unusual for her. She…

  • My Twin Birth Story, The Novel

    Honestly, I’m not sure anyone cares to hear birth stories besides moms deep in the throes of pregnancy furiously googling things you absolutely should not google late at night while your partner sleeps comfortably and soundly besides you because they…