2018 Year in Review

2018 Year in Review

2018 was supposed to be my year. It was supposed to be the year I built a business and started earning a substantial income from home. That didn’t quite happen. Plans change. You see, life has this funny way of turning your plans upside down. When I made my...
Birth Story Part 2 – Labor and Delivery

Birth Story Part 2 – Labor and Delivery

When I first decided to write my second birth story, I debated whether or not I should do it as one post or a series of posts. Ultimately, I decided that there was way too much to share in one post. So, for the sake of my time and your time, I came up with a mini...
Birth Story Part 1 – Why I Chose Induction

Birth Story Part 1 – Why I Chose Induction

Today is my son’s due date which makes it the perfect day to share the first part of his birth story. In order to understand the choices that I made surrounding the birth of Baby Owl, I’m going to have to back things up to the day Baby Fox was born. You...
Five Ways I’m Preparing for Baby #2

Five Ways I’m Preparing for Baby #2

When you look up “ways to prepare for a baby,” you’re often bombarded with list after list of all the things you should be doing to make your house ready for a new little person. The lists contain things like wash the clothes, decorate the nursery,...
Why You Don’t Need a Toy Room

Why You Don’t Need a Toy Room

About a year after I adopted minimalism, my friend Becky stopped by for a visit. My triplets were 4 years old at the time, and I’d worked steadily the previous 12 months to rid my home of excess stuff. “Where are all your toys?” she asked, a bit shocked. Becky hadn’t...