Babyface at 3 months old

I’m a little late getting this 3-month baby update off the ground, considering Babyface reached 3 months this past Saturday. But we are officially through the 4th trimester, and it shows for both of us. Babyface is much more alert and aware than she was just a few months ago, and I am much calmer

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two month old baby in purple batman dress

First of all, I want to apologize to my followers for the time that’s gone between updates. This is my first blog post in December, which is a little rough. Rest assured that I am not losing interest in this blog at all—I actually have some really exciting plans for it for 2019! By way

Christmas is a very big holiday in my family. For as long as I can remember, my mom has gone above and beyond to make Christmas a magical time of year, and I want to do the same for my daughter. The reality, however, is that when Christmas hits this year, Babyface will be barely

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After 55 hours of labor, Babyface was brought into the world via C-Section on October 19th, 2018, at 7:27 a.m. She was 21 ¼ inches long and weighed 7 lbs. 14 oz. at the time of her birth, though as is usual with babies, she has lost a bit of weight since then and we

I make my living as a freelance writer so it might go without saying that books and literature are an important focus in my life. My husband, a fantasy novelist and comic artist, is equally hooked on phonics. With parents like us, Babyface was always going to have a small library dedicated to helping her

I have not done a pregnancy update in weeks–which is, perhaps, more telling about how the 3rd trimester is going than any actual update could be. While my daughter flourishes in her comfortable little cove, I have been struggling to make it through each and every day, and productivity on every front is suffering as

It’s been a while since I’ve been able to do an update. While I wasn’t prepared to type out a full update today, I thought this video might be a fun thing to share. Let me know if you have suggestions on anything I may be missing in Babyface’s hospital bag, or if you have