How Motherhood Has Changed Me

I didn’t know what to expect of myself when it came to being a mom. I’ve always liked kids – I grew up with four younger siblings and countless cousins so kids and babies were familiar when I was young. As an adult, though, I was never the girl that was obsessed with babies. I enjoyed them for a short time and then was ready to pass them back off to their parents. When I
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parenthood begins

We’ve now been parents for 7 weeks. It’s gone by so fast already. I’ve heard people say, “the days are long, but the years are short,” but I have to say, the days haven’t even felt long. With Talie having to feed every 2-3 hours, our days are broken up into a bunch of small blocks of time, which makes me feel like they fly by. We didn’t have a lot of expectations going into
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I Love You This Much

It’s funny what memories are still vivid from childhood. As a kid, the things I remember about my dad are the sound of him getting home from work and the smell of his lunch box. The feel of his callused hands. Building furniture with him and learning how to use tools. Eating peanuts with him and sitting on the arm of his recliner. Preferring to go to the stores my mom went to instead of
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[ Hawaii ] An Oasis in Paradise

So I’m finally getting around to posting our Hawaii photos. It’s only been four months! Honestly, there are just a lot of photos and the task of going through them, sorting them, and editing them was a daunting one, especially with the holidays and our move. But here we are and I’m so excited to share them with you. It’s actually kind of nice having awhile between now and then because I get to go
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