Happy December, ladies! I can hardly believe we are nearing the end of the year. A new decade is upon us! We are recovering from a fun and busy week. My oldest daughter finally became well enough to stay at our home during her Thanksgiving break and it was so nice to see her. She … Continue reading Life in Our Home || December 2019
I'm so happy to announce that our newest addition, Moses Benjamin, has arrived. I had just finished writing this post and scheduled it for the morning when I went into labor about two hours later. I had gone to bed as usual, and then was awakened at around 11:45 when my water broke. I was … Continue reading Our Ninth Child’s Birth Story
I'm pleased to announce that our ninth child, Moses Benjamin, made his appearance on November 7, 2019 at 8:05 am. He weighed 8 lbs. 1oz, and was 20.25 inches long. I hope to share my birth story soon. We are completely in love with our newest blessing. The name Moses means, "to pull/draw out" or … Continue reading Moses Benjamin has Arrived!
Good morning, ladies! I hope your month has been beautiful, thus far. We are settling into a time of rest while waiting for our newest addition to arrive, and it has been wonderful. I'm currently 39.5 weeks pregnant. I actually made it to the grocery store today with the help of my sixteen years old … Continue reading Life in Our Home || November 2019
Since I'm nearing the 38th week of my pregnancy, preparing our hearts and home for our newest little one has been weighing heavily on my mind. I almost feel "ready," if that is even possible. While this is our ninth child, I still look forward to each birth with a bit of trepidation since I … Continue reading Preparing for the Birth of Our Ninth Child