Our birth story 

Ellie Mae came into this world at 6:37 pm on Friday January 5, 2018. She weighed 6 pounds 12 oz and was 19 1/4 inches long! We had such a great labor. I’m super thankful for that and this healthy, happy baby of mine. 😍 So for the past 2 weeks my husband had joked… Continue reading Our birth story 

37 week pregnancy update 

Hey friends! Life has been so busy I completely forgot to do week 36 post. Whomp whomp 😂 so this is for week 35, 36, and 37. Hopefully we will have ourselves a baby soon. Lol I am dilated to 3 cm as of Tuesday with 80% effacement. Girlfriend is head down and ready to… Continue reading 37 week pregnancy update 

34 week pregnancy update 

This pregnancy is flying by and I’m not quite ready for my little love bug to be out of my belly. I love having her in my belly 😍 She is kicking and moving so much. I love it! We are still super active as always. I’m feeling great! Lots of bathroom trips tho lol… Continue reading 34 week pregnancy update 

Breakfast egg cups

This recipe comes together in no time and is super healthy and very convenient! What more could we want? 😄 I love a good filling breakfast that will hold me over until lunch. But I also don’t have a ton of time in the mornings. Like everyone else we are rushing around to get ready… Continue reading Breakfast egg cups

Dear baby- thanksgiving 2017

Dear Ellie,  Today is thanksgiving! We celebrated with our wonderful family and had such a great day! I know you enjoyed all the delicious food! You love to eat…and that’s why I call you my food baby 😂 haha! Today daddy and I are most thankful for YOU. We have always wanted a baby and… Continue reading Dear baby- thanksgiving 2017

Olive Garden Copycat Minestrone Soup

This soup is the bomb!!!! Oh my goodness. So delicious and super healthy! All those colors… what’s not to love?  Ingredients 4 cups low-sodium vegetable stock 2 cups water 2 (14.5 oz) cans diced tomatoes 1 cup diced celery (3 stalks) 1 cup diced carrots (2 carrots) 1 cup diced yellow onion (1 small) 2 Tbsp chopped fresh parsley (or 2 tsp dried) 2 tsp dried basil 1 tsp dried oregano 3/4 tsp dried rosemary , crushed 1/2 tsp dried thyme… Continue reading Olive Garden Copycat Minestrone Soup

32 week pregnancy update 

Time is just flying by. Holy cow!!!! I’m so ready to meet my little love! 😍  I’m still feeling good! Always having to pee 😂 Belly is growing  Sleep is getting uncomfortable at times Still exercising  Lower back pain sometimes  I really want to meet my baby but I’m also really enjoying being pregnant!!!  Ellie… Continue reading 32 week pregnancy update