Family Life, Motherhood, Parenthood

Three Months, Eloise Kate (6.27.19)

Don't worry, Eloise hasn't reversed in age!  I'm just a little behind (almost three months!) (try 9 now...) in posting her monthly update! But, they're mostly for me to look back on one day when I want to reminisce about the glory days of Eloise's third month of life! By the start of month three,… Continue reading Three Months, Eloise Kate (6.27.19)

Family Life, Motherhood, Parenthood, Potty Training

“Oh Crap, Potty Training” (Annabelle Edition)

May 4, 2019.....It began! ("May the fourth/force be with us...") 20 months, 11 days old We've done it ya'll!  We have potty trained our first born child, and are still living to seize the day.  I'm going to be completely honest here....I actually thought it would be fun to potty train Annabelle Grace (yeah- you… Continue reading “Oh Crap, Potty Training” (Annabelle Edition)

Family Life, Motherhood, Parenthood

Two Months, Too Soon, Eloise Kate (5.27.19)

"Love is the answer, at least for most of the questions in my heart, like why are we here? And where do we go?  And how come it's so hard? It's not always easy, and sometimes life can be deceiving.  I'll tell you one thing, it's always better when we're together."        … Continue reading Two Months, Too Soon, Eloise Kate (5.27.19)

Family Life, Motherhood, Parenthood

Eloise is ONE Month 4.27.19

"Your little hands wrapped around my finger, and it's so quiet in the world tonight.  Your little eyelids flutter cause you're dreaming, so I tuck you in, turn on your favorite night light.......Oh darling, don't you ever grow up."   -Taylor Swift, Never Grow Up     Oh, my sweet Eloise Kate- you've become ONE… Continue reading Eloise is ONE Month 4.27.19

Family Life, Motherhood, Parenthood, This Week at Cashion Plantation

20 Months and Living Her Best Life! (4.23.2019/AGC)

Annabelle Grace's 19th month of life, leading up to 20 months old has been a big one for her.  With everything (good and crazy) going on, I wanted to take a minute to let the light shine on our sweet, sweet, and sometimes stubborn toddler. Obviously, the biggest thing to happen to her this month… Continue reading 20 Months and Living Her Best Life! (4.23.2019/AGC)

Family Life, Motherhood, Parenthood, This Week at Cashion Plantation

Sweet Eloise Kate

"If I am thinking correctly," said Pooh, "a new baby is probably, undoubtedly, the grandest gift that could ever be." Whew!  It has been a crazy 4.5 weeks! (Today, Eloise is 3 weeks and 3 days old!)  However, I'm counting week 41 of pregnancy, because this sweet little girl was bound and determined to NOT… Continue reading Sweet Eloise Kate

Family Life, This Week at Cashion Plantation

Goodbye, For Now

"How lucky am I to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard."  -Winnie the Pooh   Yesterday, April 17th, 2019, we lost such an important person in our family, Joyce Newell, also known as the famous "Jubee!"  I'm going to take a minute to be a little selfish and take ownership of the famous… Continue reading Goodbye, For Now