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Having A Home Birth: Sophia’s Birth Story

Having A Home Birth: Sophia’s Birth Story

Hooray!  Here’s to my 100th post and Sophia turning one month old! A month ago today, I held our brand new baby girl in my arms and was in love.  My prayers were answered and I had a successful VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean)/HBAC (home birth after cesarean) in the comfort of my own home-think Little House on the Prairie, as my uncle … Continue reading

It’s A Girl!

It’s A Girl!

Introducing the newest crunchy baby: Sophia Audrey, 8 pounds 1 ounce, 21 inches long, and happy and healthy! In case you didn’t catch the news on facebook or Instagram, we had another baby girl!  Like Emma, we waited to find out the gender of this baby, and I have to say I was excited to have … Continue reading

40 Week Update

40 Week Update

I have hit and officially passed my ‘due’ date on Tuesday, the 24th, and am still going strong.  I feel bad not posting as much as I would like lately, but the end of this pregnancy has been wearing me out.  I still have several posts I want to write about (baby-related), like cloth diapering, elimination communication, home … Continue reading

Placenta Encapsulation

Placenta Encapsulation

It’s about to get crunchy up in hur…so bear with me.  Don’t worry, I promise not to show actual pictures. I know you’re probably thinking, ‘Please tell me you’re not about to talk about eating your placenta, are you?’  ‘That’s disgusting!’  I know, I know, I was there just a short while ago, but I have … Continue reading

Emma’s Birth Story

Emma’s Birth Story

This post is only fitting, since I am now the proud mama to a 3-year-old. Here goes… I honestly never thought I’d do this, but I think it’s a must.  I want to get back into talking about my personal birth choices and feel it’s only fair to tell you where I’m coming from.  Emma’s birth doesn’t … Continue reading

I’m Growing An Avocado!

I’m Growing An Avocado!

Check this out, this is what I have going on: I’m super excited that it’s growing so well.  Now just a few more years and we might have some fruit…and I won’t have to spend so much on avocados every week.  Woo Hoo! …………………… …………………… …………………… …………………… …………………… …………………… …………………… …………………… …………………… …………………… JUST KIDDING! This … Continue reading