Author Archives: matt&lauren

Blessed

I am feeling incredibly thankful for the little things. The older I get the more I realize just how blessed I am and am more grateful for the stuff that the world would call insignificant or small. My sweet mother … Continue reading

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The Second Trimester

Well I guess I’m not going to be one of the those moms who posts weekly about their pregnancy. I’ve been too sick, too busy and too tired!  Here’s the story of how we found out early (13 weeks) that … Continue reading

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The First Trimester

I’ve seen these questions on other momma’s blogs and thought it would be good for documenting this time in my life, because I know I won’t remember everything and because each pregnancy is different. I didn’t really do this up … Continue reading

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First ultrasound

At 6 weeks we went to the doctor and had my levels checked, and there was no doubt that I was pregnant! They gave me a due date of April 7th and with so many April birthdays in the family, … Continue reading

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Telling our news

After saying we wouldn’t tell anyone for a little while, since it was so early (about 3 weeks!) we changed our minds five minutes later and started to plan how we would tell our families that the first grandchild is … Continue reading

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A little something special

One day in August I took a simple test and it changed our lives completely. Here’s the story behind that day. I hadn’t been feeling good for the last four or five days, but told myself it wasn’t anything but … Continue reading

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Home Organization

The hall closet has been bugging me for months, as in every time I pass it I dread opening that door and actually cleaning it out. Today I had the feeling that I could conquer it, without it overwhelming me, … Continue reading

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