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Tag Archives // Baby #3

The Baby

March 28, 2017 // Parenting // 2 Comments

You know that moment when you see a photo of something and it completely changes your perspective.┬áThat happened to me the other day when my husband showed me a photo he’d taken of our youngest girl. The two of them […]

Should You Have A Baby Shower After The First Baby?

August 17, 2016 // Parenting, Pure Mama, Uncategorized // 3 Comments

Expecting your first baby is really something else. Everyone is so pepped for you and the world is your oyster. You will never have the same amount of excitement about one of your babies as you did for the first. […]

The End Of Babyhood

June 10, 2016 // Parenting, Pure Mama // 2 Comments

No one tells you just when your baby will turn into a toddler. One moment they are needing you in such an intense way and the next moment you’re doing an over exaggerated goodbye with a one year old. “Bye […]

Today Was Rough: Let’s Recap

May 26, 2015 // Parenting, Pure Mama // 3 Comments

Let’s do this! Today was just one of those days. Fussy baby, demanding 3 year old, tired mama. You know the story. I know these days will pass and a good day is just around the corner, but I hate […]

Purposefully Slow: A Love Story

It’s been two weeks since I gave birth to my third baby and I’m blissfully soaking it all in without worrying about getting back to normal. I am not rushing around or making too many plans or even putting on […]

What’s In A Name?

It took us over a week to come up with this baby’s name but we have one, we finally have one! My husband favoured Gabriella but I was just stumped. I literally did not have one name that called out […]

In The Hot Box

Back when we had Ben we were sort of taken aback by the fact that he became jaundice about 24 hours after birth. He hated being under the photo therapy lights and treatment was difficult to balance between his cries […]

The Truth About This Pregnancy

December 8, 2014 // Birth & Breastfeeding // 4 Comments

The past couple of months I’ve been posting on this blog very sporadically and there’s very good reason for my lack of presence. Back in August I found out I was pregnant and I was a little bit shocked and […]

Sharing A Secret

November 23, 2014 // Birth & Breastfeeding, Pure Mama // 14 Comments

This Spring we will be welcoming baby #3 into our family! I could write and write about this pregnancy because it has been so different than my other pregnancies. Actually, now that we’ve shared our secret I’m sure I will […]