No Speaking- Day 4

I am finally past the half way point! I have definitely tripped up a couple of times and gotten frustrated more times than I’d like to admit. However, all in all, it hasn’t been that terrible. I’ve been on a vacation from my life, escaping to my room, which is pretty nice. Being alone in […]

No Speaking- Day 2 and 3

Friday was so much fun that I didn’t have time to write about how it went! Really this whole experience hasn’t been the worst. We’re loving that my mother in law is here to help out while I’m on voice rest, and to celebrate Georgie’s birthday. We are so fortunate to have family that will […]

No Speaking- Day One

Since I haven’t been able to talk in 12 hours, I figured now would be a fun time to put some words out in the world. God knows, this is hard for me and I still have six days to go! Ryan drove me to the surgical center, or so we thought. We accidentally drove […]

Under the Sea, Turning Three

Little Miss. Georgia turned three over the weekend. Her little party was a huge success, if I do say so myself. In the south we love to have beautiful parties and that includes children parties as well. The first step is to come up with a theme, then everything else falls into place. G’s birthday […]

DIY Sensory Kits: Mermaid Edition

I got it in my head that for Georgie’s third birthday I wanted to gift every child a sensory box from Young, Wild, & Friedman. This is completely Jada Leigh’s fault ((@jadadleigh)) with her daughter’s gorgeous T.B.B.C’s Darien Daisy themed party. Julie Friedman makes the most magnificent sensory kits and mini kits imaginable. From making […]

Survival Swimming: Laps Around the Rest

My two daughters have been taking survival swimming lessons since they were 6 months respectively. They also have been in maintenance classes at least once a year. Because of our positive experiences with these programs and my love for survival swim, I am an adamant supporter of survival swim, as opposed to the traditional swim […]