I Got Teethed!

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Being a new Mom is overwhelming. You're figuring out how to take care of a tiny, helpless human being on practically no sleep. I know I was a zombie for the first few months of my son's life and a slightly better version for my daughter's. There are so many tips and tricks to being a Mom that it is impossible to find them all out on your own. That's when things like a New Mom's Groups, the … [Read more...]

Sidney Girl is 6 Months Old!

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Dear Sidney, Happy 6 month birthday! Dad & I enjoyed celebrating your sixth month of life on our fifth wedding anniversary-- you were the perfect gift! You have grown up so much in the past month. You can sit up on your own, with little assistance, roll both ways like a champ and are sleeping very well. I’d say you’re between 15 and 16 pounds (we haven’t had a check up yet, but I’ll … [Read more...]

Five Years

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Five years ago, I walked down an aisle to join hands with my best friend and we became husband & wife. I knew you were my soul mate, but I had no idea how much much my love for you would grow. Today, I love you more than I ever knew was possible. When I walked into your office for the first time and shook your hand there was a feeling I had never experienced. Somehow I knew you were the one … [Read more...]

Saturday’s Top 5 Laughs

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This was a great week, despite my entire house getting sick (besides me), and I'm happy to join Mel from The Mommyhood Chronicle's blog hop. Here's my top 5: 1. I was getting dressed earlier this week when I heard Jackson climb onto the bed and say "Sidney hungry, wanna eat?" while he lifted up his shirt and sat next to her. He proceeded to "hug" and "feed" her with this shirt up. … [Read more...]

Blogging Friends & @ScaryMommy

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I am so blessed with a crazy amount of great girlfriends in my life. I have my Faux Book Club ladies, Mom friends and my Rhode Island Mom Blogger friends. Tonight, the RI Mom Blogger ladies got together and  had a dinner at Carrabas with Jill from Scary Mommy before her reading & book signing at the neighboring Barnes & Noble. I had the BEST TIME. I love being around other women who … [Read more...]

Teething Bling Review & Giveaway

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  Sidney will be 6 months old on Saturday and she has entered the stage where everything  goes in her mouth. Not only does she put everything she can get her little hands on straight to her mouth, she also has the shortest attention span while nursing. If anything moves or talks while she is eating, forget it, her head is up and looking around. She doesn’t want to miss a thing. That’s … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley Tote Giveaway

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  Are you wanting a new tote for the Spring? Do you need a gift to send to someone for Mother's Day? Or do you want a gift for yourself because you deserve it?    This Vera Bradley East West Tote is a fabulous bag and so stylish. It is large size bag to carry all your needs, and it has a magnetic closure. Some people even use it as a work bag or a diaper bag. It's made of a nice quilted … [Read more...]

Top 5 Saturday Laughs

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My friend Melissa from the The Mommyhood Chronicles hosts this Blog Hop and I love participating. The entire reason I started the blog over 2 years ago was to document these type of memories. This week was a good one. We spent the week at lots of play dates and getting ready to host 17 family members on Easter Sunday. Here's my Top 5 Laughs of the week: 1. I am *slowly* starting Sidney on … [Read more...]