My Skincare Routine

Between pregnancy and postpartum my skin has been through a lot in the last year. Below is what I currently use to keep my skin clear, well try to keep my skin clear anyways. Between the stress of being a new mom and the stress of my husband being deployed I tend to breakout a lot, but these products I use keep it relatively under control.

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My Top 9 Baby Must Haves

What works for my son may not work for your child. Every baby is different but you never know until you try different things out to see what works. I have a few things that I’ve purchased that my son ended up not liking. It’s all about trial and error. Below are the main things that have worked for my son and made life a whole of a lot easier.

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My Current Favorite Beauty Products

I don’t exactly do my makeup much, being a new mom and all, but on the days I do these are the products that I tend to reach for the most.

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From California to North Carolina: A Journey

So it was quickly approaching the time for me to decide what I was going to do while my husband was deployed. Would I stay in California or would I move back in with my parents in North Carolina until my husband returned? I was leaning towards stay in California until one morning I woke up and just knew I was pregnant. Sure enough the test was positive and I ended up getting horrible morning sickness, actually it was hyperemesis gravidarum but that’s another story. I knew I would need help the rest of the pregnancy and with the new baby (boy was that a good decision, read my birth story here).

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The Beginning of our Story: How We Met

My husband and I have been married for two years now! Where has the time gone? How we met is different than how most people meet their spouse. I was just starting nursing school when we first started talking..

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My Birth Story: A Nightmare with a Happy Ending

It all started off with what I thought was heartburn or maybe gallstones, but let me tell you it DEFINITELY was not heartburn or gallstones.

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