Archive for August, 2011

Watch Him Grow: We got Giggles

Watch Him Grow: We got Giggles

We got giggles!! We did this a million times and I would do it a million more just for these giggles. He totally made my day and if this doesn’t make you smile … I don’t know what would. I’m a little biased but I could watch this all day long! God I love this [...]

August 31, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More
Toledo Trip

Toledo Trip

We had an unexpected road trip to Ohio this past weekend. Nate’s friend from high school passed away unexpectedly. Nate wanted to go pay his respects so we packed the car up and headed out. It was a long drive about 12 hours being in the car with all the stops we needed to take [...]

August 29, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Weekend with the Baran’s

Weekend with the Baran’s

Nate went to our friends wedding this past weekend, I really wanted to go too but we thought traveling two weekends in a row would be a little too much for Caden. So as much as I wanted to go I stayed back and one of my best friends Jessi came to visit with her [...]

August 27, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Tips on Flying with a Newborn

Tips on Flying with a Newborn

Flying with an infant can be super stressful especially if you’re flying alone but here are a few tips that I have gathered from our first experience that may make your trip a little more smoother: If you’re taking your car seat / stroller (travel system) – I suggest taking it all the way to [...]

August 18, 2011 | By | 6 Replies More
CK’s First Trip on a Plane

CK’s First Trip on a Plane

This past weekend we took our first trip to Chicago with Caden. Things are definitely not the same when you travel with an infant.  We traded in our computer bags and my neck pillow and magazines for a stroller, a car seat, a kid, a diaper bag, a breast pump and a rock n’ play [...]

August 17, 2011 | By | 6 Replies More
Operation 108: 2 1/2 months

Operation 108: 2 1/2 months

I’m 2 1/2 months into Operation 108. There hasn’t been much change from my 6 week post. I’m allowed to work out and I have been a couple times since my “go ahead”. I wasn’t able to go alot because Caden wasn’t allowed at the daycare. But last week I dropped Caden off at the [...]

August 10, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More
My 7 Links

My 7 Links

7 Links has been going around the blogger world for a couple weeks now. You get tagged by someone, post your 7 links and tag people at the end of yours. Kind of like a chain thing. Thanks Amanda over at Sistas of Strength for tagging me. Looking back at all my posts was pretty [...]

August 9, 2011 | By | Reply More
Boat Project: Water Wagon

Boat Project: Water Wagon

We have another project in the mix that we are SO excited about! My grandparents had a pontoon boat that they were looking to get rid of, Nate and I were wanting a boat so we decided to take my grandparents and fix it up. We figure it would be obviously cheaper to fix it [...]

August 8, 2011 | By | 5 Replies More
Snug-a-bunny swing

Snug-a-bunny swing

Featured Friday is a series dedicated to products, people and places that I think everyone should know about. At first Caden wasn’t really interested in the swing. He pretty much wanted to be held and I thought, awesome I spent all this money on this swing and he doesn’t even like it. Well, we kept [...]

August 5, 2011 | By | Reply More
Watch Him Grow: We have a Roller!

Watch Him Grow: We have a Roller!

Caden is rolling over at 9 weeks! We caught it on camera. It was almost over night, the day before he was barely lifting his head off the mat and now ….

August 4, 2011 | By | Reply More