Baby #2, we’re due!

Baby secrets…I HATE keeping them. I hated keeping them for our first baby and the second one is even harder. I’m don’t know if it’s because we’re in the midst of a global pandemic and everything is SO different this time around or because I don’t have my mom to spill the news to this time or what, but it was HARD to keep this secret for the “requisite” 13 weeks. Much harder to go almost 20 weeks with zipped lips! But ya’ll, I am CRAVING that human connection. Did you guys know that husbands can’t go into your appointments with you unless you luck out and your OBGYN office allows them in for the sonogram? Totally get it, I do…but it’s hard. On both of us.

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Chicken Asparagus Spinach Ravioli Cream Sauce

Challenge Accepted: NO Prep Date Night In

After the Wildflower Festival, Neil and I were both exhausted even though we were only out in the sun for a few hours.

We were ready to do a straight shot home and get Kaya in her bed for her nap.  About halfway home (and a quarter mile past the last exit for food…) we realized we didn’t know what the heck we were going to make for dinner that night and didn’t think we had anything at home, at least off the top of our head.

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Life Happens – Part 2

 

From our last post, you’ll know that our family has been going through the ringer.

A week after I got home from Houston, we made the rather Abrupt decision that Neil would be “moving” to the Dallas area for an amazing job opportunity. while Kaya and I stayed behind with the land and the animals.

It was a whirlwind packing situation, some yelling…ok screaming…tears, laughs, unintentional dog kicking, hugging and really just a tornado of preparation in the 24 hours it took us to get him on the road.  Continue reading “Life Happens – Part 2”