• My New Mom “Must Binge” List(s)

    Let me preface this whole thing by saying: this is not something I take pride in and I don’t know why I’m writing this. I was born in 1991, putting me right in the middle of Millennial mom territory and…

  • “Yes, they’re twins” and other FAQs

    As a twin mom (and I’m sure other moms of multiples can attest to this) I get asked a LOT of questions. I get asked questions by friends, family and complete strangers every single place I go. It took a…

  • 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…

  • Twins Made Me Better

    I don’t think I knew I would ever write that, because a lot of days I honestly don’t feel that way. I’m very quick to be hard on myself but that’s a personal issue that I’ll deal with later, probably.…

  • In Pursuit of a Quiet Mind

    To start off with, I’ve always been a person that I myself would describe as an “over-thinker”. I’ve had periods of my life that have been riddled with anxiety, low points, high points and throughout I can say that I’ve…

  • 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…

  • 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…