10 hacks to save money during pregnancy, pregnancy, money, savings, tips, hacks, discount, baby, buy buy baby, shopping, haul, babiesrus, amazon
It’s no secret that having a child is expensive. The Department of Agriculture estimated that the average cost of raising a child born in 2013 was U$245,340! (See article here.) This staggering figure is for the first 18 years of the child’s life and does not include college expenses. For […]

10 hacks to save money during pregnancy


4 classes you should take as new parents, parenting, motherhood, baby classes, classes, baby boy, family, blogger, vlog, youtube, family, mommy 2
Hello Friends! Since it’s been three months since we became parents, I wanted to write a post on the 4 classes you should take as new parents. We took these classes in preparation for Roark’s birth and most were worth attending. We took almost all the classes available to us and […]

4 classes you should take as new parents


2 month update, baby update, baby boy, motherhood, vlog, blog, youtube, video, post, tips, milestones, diapering,, feeding,
Hello friends! Baby Roark’s is almost 3 months! (Click here to see his birth video) Time seems to fly by when you have a newborn. Everything is happening so fast that I missed doing a 1 month update and before more time elapses, I wanted to do Roark’s 2 month […]

Baby Roark 2 Month Update



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Hi Friends! Baby Roark is growing so fast out of his clothes that I had to go shopping much earlier than I had anticipated. He is only 2 months old, but already wearing 6 months baby size clothes. He wore the newborn size for 2 weeks and 0-3 months/3 months […]

Mixed Baby Boy Haul


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Last weekend we took a two day road trip to Loveland with baby R to participate in the festivities of the Fire and Ice Festival. It takes place every year in the “sweetheart city” around Valentine’s Day. Since we have a little one now, we decided to stay the night in […]

Road trip to Loveland, Colorado


10 postpartum essentials, postpartum, pregnancy, delivery, baby
Hello Friends! My apologies if you are receiving this for the second time. We got hacked today after the post went out and I had to delete it and write it again. So following my video on 10 Things No One Tells You About Postpartum, I am posting a video […]

10 Postpartum Essentials



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There were a lot of things that I learned as I became pregnant and a lot more that I am learning about postpartum and early motherhood. It’s a whole new world! My delivery was straight forward and there were no complications postpartum. I consider myself lucky. Within a few weeks, […]

10 Things No One Tells You About Postpartum


Click Away: 10 Tips for Beginners, click away review, click away, photography, review, photos, picture, portrait, maternity, family, children, photographer, Seattle, conference, photos
Hi friends! Following up my last post and video on my experience at Click Away, here are 10 Tips for Beginners attending the conference. These are tips I learned before, during and after the event and wish I had known ahead of time. In 2018, the conference is in Florida […]

Click Away: 10 Tips for Beginners


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Hi friends! Last October, I attended my first Click Away and wanted to share my experience with you. I will also be sharing some tips for beginners on how to make the most of this amazing conference soon. Background Click Away is an amazing photography event held once a year in a […]

Click Away Review