Posts Tagged ‘gianna’

Oh Baby: 8 Months Young

Welcome to 2015. Man, that break was nice, and I pray yours was, too. I’ve got plenty to say about the tail end of our holiday, my word of the year and who I chose for my spiritual board of directors, but first? BABIES! Or, rather, *A* cute baby. She’s eight months young and someone…

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It Was Holly and it Was Jolly: Christmas 2014

In total, I think we hosted 16 people, other than our family, for the Christmas holidays. That’s a whole lotta crazy fun right there. Let’s start with the Nutcracker. For the fourth year, my mom took the girls and I to Ballet Austin’s Nutcracker. As usual, it was fabulous. We’ve managed to time it so…

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All Hallow’s Eve

I can’t say I’m the biggest fan of Halloween, but when you see kids in┬ácute costumes? I cave. It’s probably more accurate to say that I love the fun part of the tradition. The sweet costumes, the time seeing neighbors, the extra Snickers around the house. We’ve never been ones for the gore or the…

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Our Very Best Moments from Summer

Even though our days are still in the high 90s (and sometimes low 100s!), with the start of school summer sure seems like a distant memory. Before we hit the vernal equinox, I wanted to share a few bits and pieces from our summer here at Casa Whitaker. Just a few nights ago, Scott and…

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HDYDI: Be a Confident Breastfeeding Mamma

It’s National Breastfeeding Awareness Month and nothing gets me more passionate than making sure babies eat. I know that not every momma can breastfeed successfully. I also know what it’s like to have a preemie in the NICU and pump GALLONS of milk and then struggle for months afterward keeping up supply, getting a baby…

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