Should I Stay Home with the Kids? (Guest Post Days)

So you want to know if being a Stay-at-Home Mom or Dad is right for you? Hi, my name is Anna Havens (from Momma Bird Blog). I just want to thank Savannah for letting me guest post! I am a Stay-at-Home Mom of 3 little boys. It is honestly so hard, but I love being …

The Importance of Child Attachment And Bonding

*This post may have affiliate links One day we are a parent, and we have this new baby that depends solely on us. Our job is to take care of our child, be aware of their needs, and be attuned to our child’s personality and respond accordingly. Some of us are naturals, and others struggle. …

Parenting is Teamwork!

I had an OBGYN appointment yesterday. She asked how things were going, and I said that I haven’t been too exhausted since Jak takes the night shift. The OBGYN was so shocked and told me, “Well, don’t tell other moms that or there will be mutiny in their house!” She was honestly astonished and said …

Smooth Transition

Luvas and Emily have done an amazing job of having Xander transition into the house.  Emily sometimes sleeps next to the bassinet, as well as Luvas. They seem to be fine hanging around Xander. In fact, Luvas is curious about Xander, more so than Emily. Luvas often smells the bassinet and will hang out near Xander …

Co-Parenting Happily After Bitter Divorce: The Power of Forgiveness (Guest Post Days)

Can you get along happily with your ex after a bitter divorce? I never thought it would be possible. My divorce wasn’t easy and it took many years to heal, but here I am. We got together in 2005 after being the best of friends all through college. I was totally in love and blind …

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving to those who are celebrating the holiday! I hope you all are having a wonderful time with your families and friends.  Xander is still not here for Thanksgiving, but hopefully, he will be here soon! Yesterday, in fact, we thought he was going to be here! That’s why I didn’t post a “Mom …

The Final Countdown Checklist

Being 38.5 weeks pregnant really makes one think about whether everything has been checked off that metaphorical checklist. There are so many things you want to bring to the hospital with you, and unless it’s written down you might forget it. For my husband and I, we have the traditional items along with items that …