Monthly Archives: December 2017


2018 Goals and Plans

Another new year!  Woohoo!  I love a fresh year.  2017 was AMAZING since we welcomed our new baby boy to our family.  I will remember 2017 as one of my favorite years ever.  Challenging, yes; but full of snuggles and kisses and hugs and baby giggles.  Nothing sweeter. Looking back on my 2017 goals and plans, I pretty much dominated there.    Well, except for those be active daily and cut back on sugar goals.  But everything else I completed and if I haven’t completed them yet (breastfeeding!), it’s going super well. I don’t have many personal goals for 2018, other than mostly to just survive (#parenting).  But I have been thinking about this and these are my 2 major personal goals for next year: […]

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On Sleep Training 1

We are on day 7 of sleep training our nearly 8 month old and I thought I would write out some thoughts on the whole process since it’s pretty much consumed my brain for the last month. I wrote a post about no-cry sleep training tips after my first son was sleeping through the night.  Looking back at it now, I realize how ridiculous it sounds.  Big bro learned how to become an amazing sleeper once he found his thumb and we just got lucky with him.  Sure, we gave him the opportunity to go to sleep on his own (which, if you’re a mom, you know how hard that first step is), but he did the majority of the work and saved me from […]