It’s little man’s first Christmas and I’m looking for new traditions to do as a family. I don’t know if this is a new thing or I’m just out of the loop, but several readers suggested a 25-day Christmas book countdown. And I love it!!! Here’s how it works: Wrap one book for every day of December leading up to Christmas. Then let the kids open one and read it together each night. So fun! As I put together a list of Christmas books to buy, I decided to share the books I picked (and a few more that we might use when the kids get older). Little man is…
While this blog isn't really about my journey as a mother, I couldn't let the opportunity pass by to share my son's birth story. When I was pregnant, I loved reading birth stories and using them to gain knowledge and inspiration for my own birth experience. So, hopefully, this is helpful for someone else, too!