Motherhood · Toddler Life

The Dreaded Potty Training

The thought of potty training is the bane of every mother out there. And for good reason! You’re attempting to teach another tiny and generally unreasonable human being where to have their bowel movements. It’s gross, it’s frustrating, it’s just plain rough going into it. But you can do this! Just keep reminding yourself that… Continue reading The Dreaded Potty Training

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A Baby Changes Everything

Would he act out? Would he be jealous? How was I ever going to be a mom of two under two? These thoughts constantly swam about my head as I prepared the house for our newest little one. In the weeks leading up to her arrival I constantly talked to Luke about babies, how he… Continue reading A Baby Changes Everything

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5 Bible Study Resources for Busy Mamas

If God doesn’t rule your mundane, He doesn’t rule you” – Paul Tripp I read this quote a few weeks ago and have been mulling over it ever since. For me the mundane is washing dishes, folding laundry, and tending to my home. I can just mindlessly go through these tasks, without giving what I’m… Continue reading 5 Bible Study Resources for Busy Mamas

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For the Imperfect Mama

Every day I fight the feeling of being a failure as a wife and mama. And y’all it’s hard. Some days I feeling an amazing mom, my house is clean, my hair is done, and I feel like I’ve concurred the world. Well, the toddler world that is. But there are so many moments where… Continue reading For the Imperfect Mama

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Happy Induction Day!: Luke’s Birth Story

My baby is turning two. Two years ago my world changed forever. That day is one of my most treasured memories as we welcomed little Luke into the world! We didn't announce his name until his arrival, but in truth Rob decided he wouldn't settle on a name until we saw him. So we went… Continue reading Happy Induction Day!: Luke’s Birth Story

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Double the Love Part 2

Happy hump day and welcome back for part two! I hope part one eased your mind a little about transitioning from one to two kids. There will always be hard moments, no matter how many children you have, but motherhood is such an amazing journey and you just have to trust your gut on most… Continue reading Double the Love Part 2

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Humbling Ourselves as Parents

Imitation is the highest form of flattery and it’s no secret that our kids try to mimic us in every way. They eat like we do, they try to put on their own clothes, they try to shave their face like daddy does or put on make up like mommy. Unfortunately this means they also… Continue reading Humbling Ourselves as Parents