One Month With Estelle

onemonth1Our sweet girl is one month old. Weighing in at 10 lbs 3 oz she has new rolls to love on each day. We are loving her gummy smiles and little coo’s.
Stella sleeps anywhere from 2-5 hours at a time around the clock. She has a couple of hours when she’s very alert in the late morning and evening. When she’s fussy all it takes is big brother getting really close and saying “Is okay Stell!” and she calms right down. Estelle LOVES her binky and being worn in the baby wrap. She’s been dubbed with all sorts of nicknames: Stell, Stella girl, Stelly Belly, Stellson, Punkin Pie, Girl, Baby Girl, Sweet Thing, Sweet Pea, Sweetie Pie, Bright Eyes and Princess Estelle. We cannot get enough of her, those big blue eyes & tiny toes. Continue reading

Quality Control

DSC_0902The past month has been a rough one for me but very humbling. My sweet husband has taken on so many roles in my place. He was mister mom, house maid, jungle gym, diaper changer, tear wiper, and wife-therapist… just to name a few. All while doing his regular Air Force man job which sometimes required 12 hour shifts. To say I love him would be a major understatement. Continue reading

The Darndest Things: October 2014 Edition

I wish I could bottle you up and keep you innocent, fearless, adventurous and two forever. You don’t even know how my world spins around just for you. I love you so so much Leonardo. Or is it Superman? Your imagination inspires me to use mine and our days are filled with magical stories of adventure and heroes and Scooby-dooby-Daws. Here’s to remembering the sweet and silly things you say. DSC_0972 Continue reading