A Rainbow Story of Hope

As most of you probably already know, if you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you've probably already seen the announcement (and if you don't follow me on either of those, you definitely should!). RAINBOW BABY H HAS MADE HER ARRIVAL!! That's right folks! My precious rainbow baby that we've been hoping and praying for … Continue reading A Rainbow Story of Hope

Red Raspberry Leaf Tea in Pregnancy – Guest Post

Contributed By: Brittany Thomas of The Pistachio Project I'm currently waiting on baby number five. Yes, five! Through the past five pregnancies, I've learned a lot about preparing for labor. One of those things is red raspberry leaf tea. You wouldn't think a tea could make that much of a difference when it comes to having … Continue reading Red Raspberry Leaf Tea in Pregnancy – Guest Post

My Choice to Attempt a VBAC

I started doing research on VBAC at some point after M was born and I learned that "once a csection, always a csection" wasn't necessarily true. I found loads and loads of information online, friends steered me in the direction of reputable sites to continue my research. I wanted to absorb all things VBAC before … Continue reading My Choice to Attempt a VBAC

High Protein Snacks for Pregnancy

Disclosure: This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. #StonyfieldBlogger As with any pregnancy, there's always something that goes a tad bit wonky that wasn't the case pre-pregnancy. Whether it's aches and pains, involuntary peeing, hormonal crying, cravings, or food aversions, there's always something. I honestly cannot complain about this pregnancy. … Continue reading High Protein Snacks for Pregnancy

The Guilt of Pregnancy After Loss

You may be thinking that my guilt of pregnancy after loss would be that I'm holding onto the hopes of having this beautiful daughter in my arms soon when I have two babies in heaven. Do I feel guilty about loving another child? No. It's the same as a mother with 4 living children loving … Continue reading The Guilt of Pregnancy After Loss

Preparing for a New Baby

I have to admit, I have not exactly been enthusiastic about preparing for a new baby in our home. Partly because I'm afraid to do all the prep work for fear that something will go wrong, but also partly because a simple shower causes Braxton Hicks contractions. Any sort of physical effort on my part … Continue reading Preparing for a New Baby

Celebrate Your Rainbow Baby: I Give You Permission

So, my rainbow baby is my 4th pregnancy but 2nd baby. There's a part of me that hates the question "Is this your first baby?" or "Do you have any other children?" I get those questions a lot. I usually answer with "No, I have a 3 year old at home." But I always feel like I'm … Continue reading Celebrate Your Rainbow Baby: I Give You Permission

Pregnancy After Pregnancy Loss

It's been almost 8 weeks since we announced to the world that we were expecting another baby. And for more than a month, this post, with only a title, has been sitting in my drafts. I've really struggled with all of my feelings surrounding pregnancy after pregnancy loss. I'm still not sure how I feel. We … Continue reading Pregnancy After Pregnancy Loss

Big News in the House of K

I shared some pretty big news on my personal Facebook page on Tuesday night (aka Christmas Eve Eve). It was really scary to put our exciting news out there and it's even scarier to put our news on here in such a public forum. But, those of you who have followed me for awhile have … Continue reading Big News in the House of K