{Wordless-ish} Birthing this Baby! Last Preg Update

2014-04-20 08.14.01

39 Weeks Pregnant So here I am in my last weekend of pregnancy. I'm scheduled to go in TOMORROW - Thursday (4/24/14) to have El Babio! I chopped all of my hair off and it feels great!  It's going to be perfect for the hospital stay and the first weeks of maternity leave! I have my cord rosary around my wrist.  They allow me to bring it into surgery because it has no medal.  :)  I really loved having it last time I had a c-sectioni! And you might be able to tell my face is swollen.  I'm … [Read more...]

Keep Good Going!

This post was sponsored by New York Life. Find out how New York Life can help you and your family Keep Good Going by visiting newyorklife.com/keepgoodgoing Keep Good Going is about the idea of perpetuating the personal good that positively affects everyone in your life.  It's the good you want to pass onto others you care about including your family in big OR small ways.  You do this because you know how it can help shape their life experiences.  From a product … [Read more...]

Last Mommy-Daughter-Only Huzzah

2014-04-18 11.54.44

There was a very low kid count at the daycare center on Good Friday so I wanted to take Cupcakes out for a fun time just her and I before Nickname-to-be-Determined (VOTE IN MY POLL --->) is out! I'll admit, I was very anxious about taking her to this huge zoo by myself, 9 months pregnant.  But we have a membership (FREE zoo admission!) and I just had to do it.  So I packed us a lunch in a light cross-body purse and found directions on the GPS. I accidentally providentially got in line … [Read more...]

Filofax Week 17: Baby’s Birth Week!

17 Birth Week

Ahh this is my last week of work and my last week being pregnant!  I'm scheduled to go in on Thursday to have this baby so unless I go into labor early, that will be his birthday!!  I don't know what to call him on my blog yet… so if you want to weigh in, vote in the poll you see at the right --> Theme: El Babio's Birth Week Colors: Blue Materials Thick Washi Tapes from the Dollar Tree Thin Washi Tape from Ebay Blue Flag Post It from Michaels The Documented Life Project [Art … [Read more...]

Happy Easter from our Family to Yours! 2014

2014-04-19 18.02.45

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Crumbs, Babies, Engagements & other Saturday Laughs

2014-04-12 11.47.17

5. ME: "Do you think the baby is going to be cute?" CUPCAKES: "Yeah and he smells like a dog!" What?! 4. "I gotta get married before I can get a baby in my belly."  Wow.  Profound.  Good one, Cupcakes! 3. Randomly, while in the car, "Mommy I have to tell you a secret.  Last year, I got engaged to someone I just met that day."  Oh Frozen.  It's taken over our life. 2. Hobbs thought it was really funny how Cupcakes kept staring at the guy behind us in church last weekend.  :) 1. … [Read more...]

7QT: Good Friday

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- 1 - Happy Friday, Good Friday Today is the day we remember the greatest Act of Love the world has ever seen.  The Son of God died on a cross out of love for humanity.  He loves each and every one of us. [Pin Source] "He paid a debt He didn't owe because we owed a debt we couldn't pay." - 2 - Dessert of the Week Ice Cream! - 3 - My Last Full Work Week I just finished my last full week of work.  My boss cut me today because there aren't going to be very many kids at the center. … [Read more...]

{Wordless} I Just… Have No Words


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My Mom Took Us to a Train Restaurant! FUN!

2014-04-12 11.06.35

We had such a fun day together!  It was a great date for us to have before El Babio comes. SPEAKING OF EL BABIO, WE NEED A PROPER BLOG NAME FOR HIM!  Did you see the poll on my right sidebar?!  Please help!  Cast your vote!  :)  Thanks … [Read more...]

My Filofax Week 16: Holy Week and Easter


Welcome to Holy Week! Holy Thursday * Good Friday * Holy Saturday * Easter Sunday I'm going to try to add some prayers to this week.  :) Theme: Holy Week & Easter Colors: Purple, Yellow, Green, Pink Materials: Washi Tape from the Dollar Tree Thin Washi from Ebay Easter Stickers from ???  (I've had them forever!) The Documented Life Project: Art to the 5th Blog for next week: Add a cardboard food box in a creative way. … Last Week ... I really can't believe Easter is … [Read more...]