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HAZEL’S NEWBORN PHOTOS

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I can’t even express how obsessed I am with Hazel’s newborn photos! We decided to do a more relaxed “at home” style shoot that gives a glimpse into Read More

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10 THINGS NOBODY TELLS YOU ABOUT MOTHERHOOD

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I can’t believe it’s already been 2 months since Hazel was born! (These pictures were taken when she was 1 week old). I will always remember the day the #momentoftruth came that Read More

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TIPS TO BOOST YOUR MILK SUPPLY // LACTATION COOKIES + BOOBIE SMOOTHIE RECIPE

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Nursing Bra c/o Bravado Designs | Swaddle Blanket c/o Aden + Anais

Nursing has been a struggle. I assumed I’d be able to nurse Hazel for a year because that’s what I wanted to do and women are built for nursing. But Read More

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A BIRTH STORY: HAZEL LEE

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^^ The doctors double checking that she was still breech before I went in for surgery.

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^^ Posting my last baby bump picture to Instagram.

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^^ Cody heading into the operating room. He almost didn’t make it in time because they only gave him one shoe covering and he had to hunt another one down.

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^^ We are so in love!

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^^ I absolutely love this photo Morgan captured of my mom the moment she saw the text message I sent from recovery with a picture of Cody, Hazel, and me.

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^^ I love holding her hand.

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^^ She’s already got him wrapped around her finger.

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^^ My parents and sister…I don’t know what I’d do without them.

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Hospital Gown c/o Della-B | Photography: Magnolia Rain

Hazel Lee Ellis. She has brown hair, the cutest turned up nose (she get’s from her daddy), long Read More

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HOW I ORGANIZE MY DIAPER BAG

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We’ve had a few family outings since Hazel was born and you know what I’ve realized…babies need a lot of stuff! How can such a Read More

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HOSPITAL BAG ESSENTIALS: WHAT YOU REALLY NEED

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Hospital Gown c/o Della B | Slippers | Swaddle Blankets c/o Aden + Anais | “Hello World” Onesie | Chapstick | Snacks | Too Faced Foundation | Phone Charger | Nursing Dress | Carseat

I can’t believe it’s already been 6 days since Hazel was born! When I was packing my hospital bag for her arrival, I looked Read More

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WELCOME TO THE WORLD

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Welcome to the world… Read More

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PREGNANCY UPDATE: 38 WEEKS

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I cannot believe I’m only two weeks away from my due date! Eek! I’m so excited!!! I thought it would be fun to do Read More

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A BOX OF BABY ESSENTIALS

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I think it’s safe to say that I’m obsessed with all things baby! I received this Babbleboxx full of mom and baby goodies in the mail and it was like Read More

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