Do You Love Your Spouse?

Do you love your spouse?

Today’s guest post is from Devin Crawford. She is a pre-k teacher with a huge heart. She is an amazing follower of Christ who wants to share about the good news. You may remember her from an interview we did late last year where she talked about being Christ like in Marriage. “I love you” […]

How to Solve Disagreements Without Arguing

solving disagreements

A great resource that I back is the book, “Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married” by Gary Chapman. I wrote a previous post, Marrying Him = Marrying Into a Family, regarding one of the chapters. I also have this book listed on our Resources Page. I said that all to say I like the […]

Perfect Pregnancy, Not So Perfect Labor & Delivery- Part 4

post delivery

Part 1: Pre-Labor | Part 2: Labor | Part 3: Delivery | Part 4: Post Delivery It is standard to stay in the labor and delivery room for about two hours to make sure all is well before they send you to your new room. I was getting the last of the Pitocin and iv fluids while Ryan was with […]

Perfect Pregnancy, Not So Perfect Labor & Delivery- Part 3

Delivery

Part 1: Pre-Labor | Part 2: Labor | Part 3: Delivery | Part 4: Post Delivery As the room got set up for delivery I remember asking Julie, “This means it’s close to being over, right?” I also asked her if the doctor would be there the whole time I pushed. She told me no and that we were about to […]

Perfect Pregnancy, Not So Perfect Labor & Delivery- Part 2

Labor

Part 1: Pre-Labor | Part 2: Labor | Part 3: Delivery | Part 4: Post Delivery We arrived to the hospital pausing to take a few pictures on the way to the check in desk. I only had to sign two papers and they sent us to triage to be checked. The night nurse who looked extremely tired came in to […]

Perfect Pregnancy, Not So Perfect Labor & Delivery- Part 1

Pre-Labor

Part 1: Pre-Labor | Part 2: Labor | Part 3: Delivery | Part 4: Post Delivery Our pregnancy was wonderful! Almost perfect really. All our checkups were accompanied by the doctor saying my belly measured perfectly and all my vitals were good. I felt healthy all of the pregnancy. The only not so fun symptom I had was pregnancy induced carpel […]

You’re a New Daddy Gift Basket

You're a new daddy gift basket

When getting everything ready for our baby’s arrival I read several times that Dad’s can feel a bit left out. A lot of the attention is on Mom and baby. Meeting their needs and gifts for them. I then saw a suggestion of getting a special little something for Dad. Letting him know you appreciate […]

7 Tips for Being Intentional on Date Night

7 tips for being intentional on date night

Today’s guest post is by Laura Radniecki. She blogs about an intentional living over at www.lauraradniecki.com. You may also recognize her for her other guest posts as well. One of her posts, We’re So Different- Date Night Ideas of Opposites, was a huge hit! She also wrote another guest post 5 Places to Hide a Love Note. […]

Motherhood is Where I Belong

Motherhood is Where I Belong (1)

Today I am participating in Five Minute Friday. This is where bloggers are given a prompt and we write for 5 minutes straight. Whatever comes to mind, freely and openly, and without editing.  Prompt: Belong   Motherhood is where I belong. Here we are 6 days out from my baby’s birth. I am starting to realize […]