Author Archives: Ashlee

the second baby.

For Carson. I’m sitting in bed while you lay next to me, blowing bubbles and giggling at yourself. Occasionally I stop typing to make a funny face at you, and you laugh hysterically. You think I am hilarious, and it … Continue reading

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for the love of applesauce.

(This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tree Top.) At his 2-year well visit, I confronted our pediatrician with The Concern. “Hey doc? My kid eats….nothing. He is on a steady diet of granola bars and … Continue reading

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the nursing-friendly spring capsule wardrobe.

My household has been sick for 100 years. Okay, that’s an exaggeration, more like two weeks. It started as a cough, turned into a sneeze, and before you knew it, everyone had fevers/double ear infections/colds/bronchiolitis/laryngitis/sinus infections. I don’t even know. … Continue reading

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a short rant about nursing bras.

Hey dad, I’m about to talk about boobs. Don’t read this one, okay? I try not to complain a lot (somewhere, my husband is snort laughing.) But I need to get something off my chest. Pun intended. WHAT THE HECK … Continue reading

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a love letter to my new babysitter.

Dear babysitter*, Do you know how long we’ve been waiting for you? My sister wife and I have been on a quest to find The Perfect Babysitter for what feels like forever. We’ve been trying to¬†figure out this work/life balance … Continue reading

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