As I went through my most recent C-section with Zion, I could not stop thinking about how I wanted to write a blog post sharing practical details about the surgery, what to expect pre- and post-op, and an insider's encouragement/tips. I know how nervous I was to have one with our firstborn, so my … [Read more...] about Everything You Need to Know About Having a C-Section
Introducing the newest member of our Happy Home... Zion Theophilus Brasington. Born at 1:02 pm via cesarean. 8 lbs even. And he is perfect. Every good report he gets, every steady breath he takes, every strong lift of his head, every good feeding - turns our hearts upward in praise. In the … [Read more...] about Birth Announcement: Zion Theophilus Brasington
You know who is amazing? The nurses who will be helping bring our sweet baby into the world this Friday morning! And the nurses who will be with me in the aftermath of the surgery! Those are some special people. Because what these men and women are doing is such an important investment in our … [Read more...] about Thank You Gift for Labor and Delivery Nurses – FREE Printable!
I love sharing my thoughts on Halloween because I feel very strongly that this day is not meant to be robbed from the Lord! This is the day that the Lord has made - so let us REJOICE and be glad in it! Let us seek Him and find ways to be a light and make a difference. Just like we would any other … [Read more...] about Halloween – A Trick or Treat? What Christians Need to Know
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THIS SITE AND MY FAMILY! SEE MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE. Sweet friends! We are just a few weeks away from the arrival of Baby Boy #3! After 4+ years of trying, I see now that the Lord's timing was absolutely perfect … [Read more...] about NURSERY REVEAL – Cozy Little Boy Nursery Ideas
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THIS SITE AND MY FAMILY! SEE MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE. I recently asked my Facebook friends for their best hospital packing advice and I got the greatest responses! But this one was definitely everyone's … [Read more...] about Hospital Bag Must-Haves for C-Section Mamas
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THIS SITE AND MY FAMILY! SEE MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE. With baby #3 on the way, one of the first things we needed to do to prepare (besides pray like crazy!!) was free up one of the boys' bedrooms so that we had space … [Read more...] about Shared Bedroom Ideas for Boys
It only took me 28 weeks to get my act together to take photos for today's post! These last 28 weeks have been such an adventure. Pregnancy is so fun (feeling baby, knowing God is knitting together a human in my belly, not worrying about my abs for once, discovering cute maternity clothes, … [Read more...] about GENDER REVEAL!
I have been in a bit of a blogging funk lately. Partly because the end of the school year was totally bananas and I had only crumbs to offer the world once we let out for summer break. I have basically been trying to clear my head and just enjoy my family ever since. Also, I am still pregnant. … [Read more...] about The Best Advice I Have Ever Been Given
I am beyond excited to share 2 amazing things with you today that will bless your families! the first is my friend, Ashley, from the life-giving, creative blog The Littles & Me. Her heart is so pure and bright with the love of Christ - you must follow her. Second, Ashley is sharing an incredible … [Read more...] about AMAZING New Christ-Centered Resource for Families This Summer – FREE Printable!
THANK YOU TO CHESAPEAKE BAY CANDLE FOR SPONSORING TODAY’S POST. ALL THOUGHTS AND OPINIONS ARE 100% MY OWN! Do you know what my mom does for me? She lights up my world. Every day. This could be an encouraging word after a bad day, an offer to watch the boys so Mr. B. and I can go out, a … [Read more...] about Simple Mother’s Day Gift Idea – FREE Printable!
This post contains affiliate links for your convenience! Thank you for supporting my family and this site! Hello friends! Do you even remember me? It has been like a month since I last posted here because I am basically asleep ALL THE TIME. Making a human is hard work! :-) But it is such a … [Read more...] about 4 Cute Ways to Bless a Pregnant Friend
Hi Happy Home Fairy Readers! Winter is coming to an end and we are so excited about the promise of green grass, flowers, and shorts! Everything in me is ready for warm weather and although we still have freezing temperatures and are shoveling snow off our driveway, we are hopeful that the sunshine … [Read more...] about Recipe – Coconut Milk Chia Seed Pudding
I love Easter morning! There is such a sweet anticipation and joy that comes on the morning of Christ's resurrection. When I was a little girl, my mom used to hide our Easter baskets and we would have to find them before heading out the door for church services. She had some pretty fun ways … [Read more...] about 5 Fun Ways to Hide Your Child’s Easter Basket
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THIS SITE AND MY FAMILY! SEE MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE. Today I am partnering with Zonderkidz for a fun giveaway! Our family has been long time fans of The Berenstain Bears. And when I say long time, I mean 30 … [Read more...] about Christ-Centered Easter Book and a GIVEAWAY!