Family, Homeschooling, Pregnancy

What to Expect When You’re Expecting & Homeschooling

Not too long ago we found out we were expecting baby blessing number five. I can't say that I didn't see it coming because my husband had been talking about wanting more children. I also lifted my "heck no" ban and told God to have His way with our family, surrendering my will. We also… Continue reading What to Expect When You’re Expecting & Homeschooling

Faith, Family, Lifestyle, Pregnancy, Spiritual

The Birth Story of Mordekai

The journey started early Spring with a faint-positive pregnancy test, and yet another surprise from Abba. My husband and I had mutually agreed that we would not prevent conception, although we are not planning either. It's funny to see people's faces when they ask how many children we plan on having, and we respond with… Continue reading The Birth Story of Mordekai

Family, Lifestyle, Pregnancy

My Top 7 Must-Have’s for Labor & Delivery

You may have been able to deduce from previous posts that we are a homebirthing kinda family. So as we prepare for our third homebirth, I wanted to share my top seven must-have's for labor and delivery. Even if this labor and delivery goes just as fast as the last one (30 minutes from transition… Continue reading My Top 7 Must-Have’s for Labor & Delivery

Family, Pregnancy

Getting Ready for Baby the Frugal Way

If you're a first-time Mom, frugal probably isn't part of your new baby vocabulary, but if you plan on adding to your tribe over the years to come... I'm willing to bank on frugal becoming part of your verbiage. I'm preparing for baby number four (due early December) and I can tell you that no… Continue reading Getting Ready for Baby the Frugal Way

Family, Lifestyle, Pregnancy

My Third Trimester Wellness Regimen

Kicking off my week of All Things Expecting, I want to start by talking about my third trimester wellness regimen. While reaching each trimester is definitely a significant milestone, so too are the changes in our diets that accompany them. With each pregnancy, I seem to learn more and more cool information about amazing foods… Continue reading My Third Trimester Wellness Regimen