summer blues

summer blues

last days of summerđź’¦ i was pregnant this whole year. and it felt like it. i wasn't able to run around with stone this summer specifically bc i was massive, it was stupid hot and humid and i felt so bad. all he wanted was to be outside and i had to opt for the [...]

stone is 21 months old!

stone is 21 months old!

time needs to slow down! baby boy is 3 months away from being TWO! whatttt?! he's weighing in at 28 pounds. he's talking up a storm. loves to spin around in circles and make himself dizzy. he's got big emotions both happy and angry - grant and i are still trying to figure out the [...]

baby news!

baby news!

BABY NEWS: Our daughter is here! Her name is Story Capri Cardwellđź’— Grant and I are filled with so much pure joy to have her join our family. Stone is still trying to decide . . .

countdown to 2 kids

countdown to 2 kids

nesting hard. hugging stoney harder and about every five minutes. grateful for the growth in our family but knowing full well change is hard for me. wondering how people put marriage first when kids need all of us. thankful for a husband who gives me so much grace during these hormonal tornadoes. learning to do [...]

28 weeks.

28 weeks.

28 weeks. Third trimester. To my sweet baby girl. I feel you wiggle and kick and dance all day long. I love how much you want to be known and loved, even in the womb. I pray you always know how much we love you but even more how much God loves you. He knit [...]

18 months old!

18 months old!

Stone Levi is 18 months old today. 1.5 years with my literal shadow, my best friend and my snuggle bunny. Being his mom is the greatest joy of my life. And although i'm nervous (& excited) for the new dynamic and the juggle of being a mom of two, i know he's going to be [...]

Toddler Spring Schedule!

Toddler Spring Schedule!

I'm quite the scheduled person, especially now that I'm a mom. It took about 8 months, but once we sleep-trained our little guy, the schedule was introduced and life for the Cardwells became a rhythm! And we love it - mainly because Stone knows exactly what to expect and he really thrives. It took a [...]