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Summer Travel With Your Baby

August 1, 2014

I am preparing a  Traveling with Baby class for expecting baby planner clients. As I was adding to my handouts and going over my notes, I had to laugh as I thought back to my worst flying experience with young children, (worst out of MANY!). I have flown 7-months-pregnant with a squirmy lap child and […]

Faith Journey in Motherhood

May 11, 2014

Happy Mother’s Day! Whether your are expecting a baby, a mother-in-action, or praying for a child of your own, I hope your day has been blessed and beautiful. Today I was honored to share my testimony of faith throughout my 6 years of motherhood, and wanted to document it here, as well. My journey has […]

Taking a Disney Cruise With an Infant- III

May 4, 2014

As I was researching and preparing for our Disney Cruise, I wanted to know everything I could about sailing with my baby and could not find much information at all from moms. That is why I am going into so much detail for those families who are interested. Your Stateroom: Once you are checked into […]

Taking a Disney Cruise with an Infant- II

April 24, 2014

  This is a continuation of the previous blog post on sailing with an infant. If you are considering a Disney Cruise- it is wonderful! If you are already booked- congrats! It is so much fun and a great balance for young families. Ports We sailed on the Disney Magic 4-night Bahamas itinerary which docked […]

Taking a Disney Cruise with an Infant

April 17, 2014

  As I mentioned last week, we recently sailed on the Disney Magic and had the BEST family vacation yet. My husband and I took our 3 children ages 5, 2 1/2, and infant. We love Disney and cruising – in fact in our first year of marriage we earned our Equity cards performing in […]

You Can’t Do It All

April 7, 2014

“For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” Luke 12:34 Pregnancy comes with a long list of “no’s”- foods you shouldn’t eat, activities you shouldn’t perform, and places you shouldn’t go. (In case want to know what you should be saying no to these days, look for the lists at the bottom […]

Judgey Mommy

February 23, 2014

“See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces of this world rather than on Christ.” Colossians 2:8   “If her baby is a year old and still waking up, it is her fault as a mom.” “You haven’t gotten on a wait […]

The Holiness and Humbleness of Christmas

December 25, 2013

My husband and I have a Christmas Eve tradition of watching “The Nativity Story” after the children are asleep. Seeing Mary and Joseph journey to Bethlehem and bring the Messiah into the world is such a powerful reminder of what we are really celebrating this season. As a mother, it is so moving to imagine […]

Give Until It Hurts

November 22, 2013

“Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.” 2 Corinithians 9:7 From the time your baby is being knit together in your womb, you are giving. Even without your consent, your body is giving blood, nutrients, space, and […]

Finding Joy

September 27, 2013

“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord. Plans to prosper you and not to harm you. Plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 Pregnancy is hard. Yes, it is beautiful, amazing and awe-filled, but it is also h-a-r-d. Morning sickness, varicose veins, sleepless nights, heartburn-need I go […]