Month: March 2018

I Survived The First Year With Twins (And So Will You): 9 Things I Learned That I Wish I’d Known All Along

I Survived The First Year With Twins (And So Will You): 9 Things I Learned That I Wish I’d Known All Along

1. Nothing stays sanitary for long so let that go. When the twins first came home from the NICU, I was borderline obsessed with keeping things separate and sanitary. It’s partially from the level of hygiene that the NICU requires. If we touched one baby, […]

How I Threw A Monster First Birthday Bash on a Budget

How I Threw A Monster First Birthday Bash on a Budget

  Alexander and Nathan’s first birthday just passed and I was so excited to throw them a party. They don’t have a favorite show or character yet, so I just chose a theme I thought would be cute: little monsters! I didn’t have a ton […]

How I Lost All Of My Baby Weight

How I Lost All Of My Baby Weight

I gained 40 pounds during my pregnancy with Alexander and Nathan. That’s considered good for a multiple pregnancy, but it didn’t stop me from feeling like I was trapped in someone else’s body and dreading getting on the scale during my (very frequent) check-ups. I […]

Babyproofing Our Home with Ashtonbee Products

Babyproofing Our Home with Ashtonbee Products

It happened seemingly in the blink of an eye – I looked up and the twins were up crawling, pulling up on everything, and taking their first steps. On top of that, they’re becoming crafty little guys and know how to open doors, drawers, and […]

Quick and Easy Meals for Babies & Toddlers for Busy Moms (Or Moms Who Don’t Love Cooking)

Quick and Easy Meals for Babies & Toddlers for Busy Moms (Or Moms Who Don’t Love Cooking)

Originally posted on February 23, 2018. Alexander and Nathan recently started a diet of table foods only. They only have baby food pouches in their diaper bag as an “in case of emergency” snack, and they only get one bottle of formula at night as […]

Valentine’s Day: Celebrating After Babies (And Our Crazy Fun V-Day Tradition)

Valentine’s Day: Celebrating After Babies (And Our Crazy Fun V-Day Tradition)

Originally posted February 16, 2018. Valentine’s Day: Celebrating After Babies (And Our Crazy Fun V-Day Tradition) This week was Valentine’s Day. It was all in all a pretty normal day, but it brought to mind one of our favorite traditions for Valentine’s Day! It’s not […]