• 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…

  • How mama became a pack mule

    Happy Easter weekend! In the spirit of the holiday our little squad decided to make the trek to spend the long weekend with family. To put what is happening into perspective it’s a 3 hour door to door journey. It…

  • My Breastfeeding Failure

    This post legitimately needs to begin with an apology. I personally apologize for all the (wrong) opinions I had about about any mom who didn’t end up breastfeeding their baby/babies. Pre-baby Hollie had lots of opinions about a lot of…

  • 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…

  • I’m Clearly Outnumbered

    Today, I lose. I had no semblance of a schedule. I was losing track of who ate what and how much and when. I couldn’t get either to nap for any reasonable amount of time. I cried for 15 minutes…

  • 8 Month Sleep Regression *TIPS*

    WHAT IS GOING ON. I had these two sweet babies that went down to sleep nicely, mostly slept through the night besides sometimes needing a soother and everything was good in the world. We had a small hiccup when we…

  • 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…