Ellen 9 Months

STATS: Weight: 17.10 lbs. Lost a bit of weight after a nasty virus this past week, which included lots of throwing up and loss of appetite. Height: 29 inches….officially half my height! LIKES: Eating food and snacks, clapping, patty cake, sitting at her high...

7 & 8 Month Favorites

Another 2 months older! And as you can see below, a lot of our favorites these past 2 months have to do with FOOD! 1. IKEA Blames High Chair РThis high chair has really been great for us! I was a little skeptical at first, but it is easy to clean, has a nice...

Destin, FL

This past weekend, we headed to Destin, Florida to meet up with Andrew’s family for a Mother’s Day weekend getaway! Andrew’s Mom (Nanny), rented a condo right on the beach for us to stay and the weather could not have been more perfect! The...

Ellen 8 Months

STATS: Weight: 18.2 lbs. Height: No doctors appt this month, but I’m guessing somewhere around 27 LIKES: Eating food and snacks, clapping, sitting at her high chair, chewing on her sippy cup, and TUMMY TIME! Yes people, we love tummy time. HATES: Sitting still...

Hospital Bag

Right before we had Ellen, there was always the question of the hospital bag. When did we need to start packing? What all did we really NEED to bring? What does the hospital provide? I would say we did a pretty good job covering our bases and actually packed a lot...

Big Shanty Fest

This past weekend, Drew, Ellen, and I headed to the Big Shanty Festival to meet up with some friends. It was also the first weekend where it REALLY felt like SPRING! The weather was in the high 70’s….a little warmish. It did feel a little on the hotter...

Ellen 7 Months

STATS: Weight: 17 lbs. Height: No doctors appt this month, but I’m guessing somewhere around 26.5 **UPDATE** We went to the doctor’s office on the 11th to do Ellen’s follow-up Flu Shot and she weighed in at 17.3 and was 26.5 inches long! Still right...

Nursery Tour

Well it’s only been 7 months and I am just now getting around to putting up some pictures of Ellen’s nursery. It took the longest time to decide which of our spare rooms would become her room…..both being about the same size. We decided to go with...