Hello from the Other Side

Well it’s been over a month since my last post. Whoops! I guess you could say raising two tiny humans has been a bit more challenging than I had imagined. For those of you who don’t know, taking care of more than one kid is really, really hard. I had hoped to post sooner. Lots has happened to Team Buell! Barrett turned one month and then two, Cody turned two and there’s been a lot of crazy stuff happen along the way. But every time I sat down to write, I had a butt to wipe, a mouth to feed or a child to rock. Whew! I say this not as a complaint or an excuse but as a means of sharing what my experience has been like as a mom of two. It’s been hard. Sometimes brutal.  Continue reading

Birth Announcement: Barrett Buell is Here!

He’s here! He’s here! He took his time arriving, but our baby boy has arrived and we couldn’t be happier to add him to our family. I’m sorry for taking so long to update the blog but as you can imagine, life with two children is significantly more challenging than life with one. To be quite honest, I’ve been drowning, which I’m sure is not a unique sentiment for parents. This is hard guys! Continue reading

Pregnancy #2: Month 10

Well, we made it. 40 freaking weeks of gestation. I cannot believe how quickly this pregnancy nor the past year has gone by. It’s also been a year since I quit my job, moved to Broomfield and became a stay-at-home mom. Call it pregnancy hormones if you want but I am feeling all the feelings today. I’ve been feeling guilty for not keeping up with my blog as much as I’d like but we’ve honestly just been so caught up enjoying the last few weeks with Cody as an only child, plus running around like chickens with our heads cut off trying to get everything ready. The past month has been full of ups and downs, mostly exciting anticipation for Baby Boy Buell’s arrival. 

Here’s what we’ve been up to for the past 4 weeks: Continue reading