• As a Mommy

    Table for 4- Dining Out with Little Ones

    Like many couples, my husband and I enjoy dining out every now and then. When Chase was born, I think our first outing as a family of 3 was around 6 weeks old. He was still in that larvae phase, when he would sleep through everything as long as he was fed. So we would tank him up with some milk, put him in his infant carrier and head out to the restaurant for a few hours. Once he started walking, things got a little harder, since he wanted to explore everywhere, but he was still manageable. Then around 18 months, mealtime became nearly impossible. Sure it was possible to go…

  • As a Mommy

    Chasing Chase: A Poem

    In celebration of my first born’s 2nd birthday last week, I wrote a little poem for him that I will show him when he’s older. I posted it last week on my social media, but figured it would be nice to add it as a blog post as well. Two years ago today is when you came into this world, Only mama knew that you’d be a boy and not a girl. We decided to call you Chase,  it was a short and sweet name, We found out very quickly that it would be your favorite game. We chase you around the house, before you run straight out the door,…