Snow Days

Our first snow fall was November 6th 2017. We woke up to a few inches of snow and we couldn't be more excited. It meant we get to go play. My husband and I normally love the first snow fall of the winter. We always end up somewhere off in the neighboring mountains off roading... Continue Reading →


9 month update

It's the beginning of 2018 and we officially have a 9 month old in the house. Ethan is so smart, he has become more focused on what he likes and definitely let's you know what he doesn't like. When something new catches his eye, he is hell bent on exploring it until it ends up in... Continue Reading →

8 Month Update!

As of 2 weeks ago, Ethan is 8 months old! I always seem to be a few weeks behind. Whoops! Ethan is growing and learning so much. He is trying to sit up on his own and just about to start crawling forward. Every time he raises his hand to go, his head is too top-heavy... Continue Reading →

The Struggles With Being A NICU Parent

When you hear a mother or a father say their little one was a preemie, most people only think about the baby's journey in the hospital. There is more to it than that. The parent’s journey along with their baby is a struggle for most people to share. For us, the trip to go see Ethan wasn't that... Continue Reading →

We went to the fair…months ago.

Better late than never, right? Any who, this is the story of Ethan first time at the Washington State Fair. To start it all off, I have become a protective mother with Ethan. You know, since he is was preemie and all. So I checked the weather like one does when you are about to... Continue Reading →

Baby’s First Cold

All of the month of November, there has been one type of sickness or another running rampant through our household. The stomach bug to the sniffles. Being passed from one person to the next, then back around again and again. Damn sickness riding us like a carousel. I've always been scared for Ethan to get... Continue Reading →

I’m Trapped?

Since Ethan was born 2.75 months early, there are things I'm noticing, along with other friends and family, that he does still that a 5 month old is leaning and then there are other things he does that a 8 month old will do. Does he feel like a 8 month old trapped in a... Continue Reading →

7 Months Old

I can't believe Ethan is over 7 months old now. It doesn't seem that long ago we were spending our long days at the TG NICU. But now he is growing into a bog boy weighing over 14 lbs now. Whooo! It's crazy how it took Ethan so long to gain weight and grow up... Continue Reading →

Baby in a Pumpkin

Everyone was trying the new thing of putting your baby inside of a pumpkin to take cute pictures. Well here is our take on that trend. 1. Carving pumpkin for baby to sit in        Choose a design for the cut so your baby won't get hurt         Squiggly lines work... Continue Reading →

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