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Benefits of having babies close in age

When it comes to my children, I've seen and heard it all. Almost everywhere we go, people either stop us to smile and greet our little ones, or walk past us giving side-eye. It really doesn't bother me that people do this, I mean, they're freaking beautiful (although, I may be biased)! And some comment like, "You've got your hands full there," or "Three babies? That's crazy"! I get it. This isn't for everyone. You've got to have endless patience, everlasting energy (which will…

A few words…

Hey everyone! A new post has been long over due around here. I can't deny that life has been extremely busy. Being a mom of two and one more bun in the oven can definitely take a toll on you. I'm sure any momma can relate, really. We celebrated my youngest boy's first birthday last month! That was the fastest year of my life, to be honest. There's also lots of family events that have had me pretty busy. So any down time I…

My announcement

  I'm beyond excited to announce that I'm officially named Hello Sonshine Photography! This may not seem like a surprise at first, since most of you know that I've been working for little over a year now. But some things have changed. For starters, I really only started doing this as a hobby because I just love photography. All the elements of taking a photo are special to me. It's about the energy, the light and most importantly, the story. At first, I…

My birth story

Wednesday. May 13, 2015 For an entire week leading up to this day I kept getting false labor signs. I was so anxious and excited for this baby to be born already. At 38.5 weeks I was already 4 cm dilated and 90% effaced but still no contractions. It's hard to wait for something you've been anticipating for 9 months. I was doing anything to naturally help move things along: walking around around the neighborhood (more like waddling though,) snacking on pineapples all…