Mommy & Me-Take 228

July 3-July 9, 2017 We all want to be wherever Hagan is. Grandma and Grandpa met Hagan, and brought us some delicious food! Thank you! Granddaughter #7 looks good with you, Grandma! Our attempts to get a picture with the three Milkshakes (aka The Gans) didn’t go so well…we have professional family pictures July 4…but these will do for … [Read more...]

Logan Turns (TURNED) 2!

As we began discussing Morgan’s first birthday and Logan’s third birthday plans I realized I never did a full post for Logan’s second birthday. Mitsy Moo, Momma is SO sorry. Logan celebrated at school with adorable Elmo cookies made by a local mom, not me According to her teachers, the cookies were a big hit! I had the table decorated for her … [Read more...]

Morgan’s Birth Story

This post is going to be long, but I hope you follow along to read Morgan's birth story... it's packed with pictures! Wednesday July 15, 2015 We went to the Birth Center for our weekly appointment. Natalie (our midwife) asked if I wanted her to check me. The previous week I was 1-2cm dilated, so I agreed to be checked. I had been having more … [Read more...]

MilkshakeS

The Milkshake family is growing! We will be the parents of MilkshakeS mid-late Summer! It's a girl and we have named her Morgan Marie. We have told Logan but she doesn't quite understand. We think she will be an amazing big sister! She has baby Elmo dolls and she loves to hug them and lay them in the Rock-N-Play and rock them. When it's … [Read more...]

Houston Zoo

Saturday morning, we had a Milkshake family outing to the zoo. The zoo gets very busy and parking is a nightmare so we made sure to get there right when they opened and all the animals were waking up and having breakfast. The only way Logan likes to ride in the stroller is if she's standing and stroller-surfing, her head still has a scab from her … [Read more...]

Walking

Right at 14 months our baby (she is still a baby, always will be!) started walking. It's so stinking cute. I LOVED seeing her walk in a dress for the first time. *click here to watch video----------------------->    WalkingDress     <----------------------------- Now that she's walking she prefers it over being carried. It's difficult … [Read more...]

Doing What Works

Now that our Milkshake is crawling and eager to explore every inch of the house me and the Hubs are adapting and doing what works to encourage her movement and allow her to explore. For instance, sitting in her high chair to eat sometimes isn't where she wants to eat. We could be firm and insist she eats every meal in her seat, but we'd rather her … [Read more...]

41w2d

I carried Logan for 41 weeks 2 days and around 40 weeks 3ish days I thought she was never going to want to come out! Since I felt like we still had a few days, this is one of the best/last pregnant pictures I have. It was taken in the very early hours of her birthday (while I was having a contraction) at 41w2d. Thank you to the Hubs for thinking to … [Read more...]