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Transitioning to parenthood

Coming home with a new baby for the first time is pretty terrifying. I knew there would be a lot of work – changing poopy diapers, staying up all night, nursing, comforting him, etc. but I didn’t have much experience with babies so I felt pretty unprepared. I wasn’t worried about delivery but bringing him […]

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A stroll through the park

What happens when you don’t give Dakota direction, ha! Our little boy was a little jaundice so I really wanted to make sure we got outside for a couple days to help get rid of it. We recently had a new all abilities park open up in town so we decided to go check it […]

Mattix James Larsen: A birth story graphic

Mattix James Larsen: A birth story

Our baby boy is finally here and he is perfect in every way! I went into labor Saturday evening and I was not expecting it! I remember waking up Saturday morning and Dakota and were joking about how that could have been our last night sleeping as just the two of us – little did […]

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Baby Bumpdate // 39 Weeks

Well here we are. My last week until my official due date and hopefully my last bumpdate. I can’t believe how fast the last few months have gone by. In the beginning it felt like time was going by so slow. I would impatiently wait for my doctors appointments every 4 weeks and it felt […]

Baby Bumpdate // 38 Weeks & Nursery Reveal graphic

Baby Bumpdate // 38 Weeks & Nursery Reveal

        How far along? 38 weeks Sleep? This last week was really good except for one night. My legs were so restless I just wanted to cry. I got up around 1 am and just walked around my house to try and get them to calm down but it didn’t help much. I can’t […]

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Baby Bumpdate // 36 Weeks

  Photography | White Dress | Blue Dress  How far along? 36 weeks and some change! Can’t believe he will be here before we know it. Maternity clothes? Other than what I already have, nope! I just keep buying big slouchy clothes since that is the style right now. Thank goodness I can look cute and be […]

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Baby Bumpdate // 32 Weeks

Pants | Shirt | Shoes   How far along? 32 weeks, only 8 more to go! Maternity clothes? Yes and I probably need more. I bought a couple maternity shirts and undershirts but still haven’t had to but too much! Sleep? I typically don’t get more than a few hours of solid sleep a night. I toss […]

My thoughts on becoming a mom + A PinkBlush Giveaway graphic

My thoughts on becoming a mom + A PinkBlush Giveaway

Disclosure: Items were provided to me by courtesy of PinkBlush Maternity for my styling and review. All opinions are my own. I have a lot of thoughts about becoming a mom and to be honest they are hard to put into words. This week is my 8 month mark and I am facing the reality […]

Larsen Log // Vol 7 and a Giveaway! graphic

Larsen Log // Vol 7 and a Giveaway!

Life has been pretty crazy lately and if you follow me on Twitter or Snapchat you know what I’m talking about! If you have been around here for a while you probably also noticed that my weekly posts have significantly dropped! Sorry about that….but if you are still here THANK YOU! This week is an […]

Baby Bumpdate // 28 Weeks graphic

Baby Bumpdate // 28 Weeks

How far along? 28 weeks, hellooo third trimester! Weight gain: 16 pounds Maternity clothes? I did buy an undershirt a couple weeks ago because my normal ones just wouldn’t stay down and I finally bought some maternity pants. I don’t know what took me so long because these pants are SO comfy! Sleep? I toss […]