motherhood

What You Actually Need In That Hospital Bag

This is truly going to be the shortest and sweetest hospital bag list you've ever seen, because you don't actually need very much! Shocker, I know! Comfortable nursing pajamas, robe, and slippers with solid soles that slip onOne outfit to take baby home in and one for YOUChapstick and something to keep the hair out… Continue reading What You Actually Need In That Hospital Bag

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Pumpkin First Birthday Party

As a fall baby myself, I have been smitten with the idea of my daughter's future birthday parties ever since I found out she would be born in October. Someday, I know there will be apple bobbing, pumpkin carving, costumes, and haunted houses. But for her first birthday party, which was pretty much just our… Continue reading Pumpkin First Birthday Party

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How My Daughter Sees Me

Having a daughter has made me love myself more. It's a bold statement, I know. And like many people, I feel I'm on a constant journey for self-growth and self-approval. A journey that ebbs and flows. AND YET... I look at her and only see beauty. She looks at me and only sees beauty. How… Continue reading How My Daughter Sees Me