Story is 2 months old!

Story is 2 months old!

Story is our sweet angel baby. She endures the screams, cries and pouncing of her brother while giving us the sweetest side smirk there ever was. She's sleeping in the snoo in our room with stretches of about 4 to 8 hours at night. Last night, to celebrate being a big 2 month old girl, [...]

Stone is 22 months old!

Stone is 22 months old!

Yup. two more short months until my first babe is TWO. He's quite my sweet character - making me laugh all day long. He's a whopping 28.4 lbs of pure emotion and passion and chill. He's cautious, a good listener, yet feels so big that sometimes he outbursts in a way that we don't understand. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

birthday traditions start now.

birthday traditions start now.

It's been a big year, and celebrating Stone's first birthday was a sweet, symbolic cherry on top. I'd say Grant and I aren't the typical traditional type. We rarely even remember to buy each other cards and gifts on special occasions (but do NOT worry - we NEVER forget about going out to eat for [...]

Stone Turns One!

Stone Turns One!

ONE! My boy is ONE! To my precious baby boy, you’ve changed my heart and my perspective and I’m so grateful to be your mom. You are a LIFE changer - you SEE people, you look them in the eyes and you instantly LOVE. I pray every single day for your heart, for your future [...]

Newborn sleeps 10 hours! (TIPS & TRICKS)

Newborn sleeps 10 hours! (TIPS & TRICKS)

i've knocked on wood a couple times in the last week. writing this post is kinda freaking me out and i've become quite superstitious. as if me giving advice on my baby's sleep schedule will suddenly revert him back to a terrible sleeper. but i'll be courageous and push through bc superstition is bizarre and [...]