Author Archives: Ashlee

five little things on a friday.

1. Happy Halloween! Poor Carson is still too tiny to fit in a Halloween costume (he barely fits in newborn onesies), but he’ll be rocking his pumpkin hat all day. As for Everett? Well, we went to the costume store … Continue reading

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the bouqs.

When The Bouqs contacted me about doing a review, I was like, you had me at free flowers. I love having fresh flowers in the house. I regularly treat myself to the $3.99 bouquets at Trader Joe’s, which make my … Continue reading

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our newborn photos.

I was supposed to be having a c-section at 9am this morning. Instead, I’m snuggling my three week-old baby, watching Curious George with Everett, and blogging our newborn photos. So, that’s crazy. My sweet friend Lee took these pictures for us … Continue reading

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carson eugene gadd, a surprise birth story.

The last time I blogged, I wrote all about my plans for a scheduled c-section. Eight days later, I went into labor on my own and delivered Carson Eugene Gadd via unmedicated VBAC. The irony of that is not lost … Continue reading

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the c-section elephant in the room.

Dearest blog readers, I feel obligated to tell you that I have decided to have another c-section. Say whaaaaaaaat? It’s true. In case you’re relatively new to this blog, here’s the short version of my first birth: I found out at … Continue reading

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