New Mom Thoughts

Sling Diaries // on laughter

by kacia on 13 May ’15 · 7 comments

I often think of laughter as a distant memory or an old friend.  I look back on it fondly, missing its authentic sound and voice.  I never forget, but as time goes on, the small details lose clarity.  What exactly did her voice sound like? That door was what shade of blue? And time continues. Moments and faces fill […]

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Do you remember “Children’s Day”?  The holiday.  The one that kids made up —  I think — because they thought they could trick parents into giving them more gifts.  Children’s Day.  Geniuses.  Maybe it’s actually a real thing?  It definitely wasn’t something we celebrated growing up, but there was one Children’s Day when we did.  My […]

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I’m back with the bump to share one of my favorites: Lily Jade Designer Diaper bags!  Or as I like to call them, life bags.  These bags are way more than diaper bags, because they transition seamlessly for all of your bag-needs.   If you aren’t familiar with Lily Jade, they have a beautiful selection of […]

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I don’t remember too many children’s book authors from when I was a kid, but Eric Carle is one I could tell you without skipping a beat.  I love that his books are timeless and such classics — Harlow loves them just as much as I did growing up!  Perhaps more! Harlow’s favorite book to […]

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baby boy bump-date

by kacia on 12 Jun ’14 · 23 comments

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Today marks 25 weeks!  Just a few fun memories to record. I told my midwife last week that I must have lazy babies in utero.  Harlow didn’t kick or move much, and her baby brother is following suit.  I’m so thankful for our little at-home doppler I bought on ebay when I was pregnant with Harlow! […]

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