Posts Tagged ‘baby’

Dear Pregnant Woman, Be Kind to Yourself.

Dear Pregnant Woman, I see you next to me at the store, at the office, and walking down the street. I can see the stress across your face and in your hunched shoulders. I can see the exhaustion hiding in the circles under your eyes. How I wish I could hug you and tell you to relax and just enjoy this time, these nine months of everything changing. I promise you that they may seem… … Continue reading

See Carlos’ Baby in Zach William’s Brand New Music Video

Not only is Zach William’s new song “Old Church Choir,” super catchy and fun but the music video even features Carlos’s wife and son! Carlos’s son is now officially cooler than all of us since he has been an extra in a movie, a music video, and even been a book model all before the age of 2! It’s cuteness overload. Look for them at 1:15 and at 2:50 in the video.   … Continue reading

Love Has Come

I remember the first time I knew I was pregnant. I remember that first moment I knew that life was being shared with mine. I remember that first knowing that my breath was breathing and exhaling for another. My heartbeat was different…not just the rhythm but the reason it was beating suddenly felt different. The idea that I was carrying a being with purpose. I began to think differently. I began to eat differently. I… … Continue reading

This May Be The Cutest Dramatic Reading of a Children’s Story Yet!

Carlos doesn’t want story time with his son to get boring so he has started mixing popular children’s stories with his favorite movie soundtracks!  “The Little Engine That Could” meets “Jurassic Park!” See if you can even handle the cuteness of this little dino during story time   If you missed the other readings check out: “The Itsy Bitsy Spider” Meets “Jaws” or “One Fish, Two Fish” Meets “The Godfather” … Continue reading

Carlos’ Epic “Firsts” With His Son Will Make You Cry

Your baby only gets so many “firsts” in life so I tried to set my son Dominic up with the most epic list of first during his first few days of life. For instance… The First Song he heard after coming into the world: Switchfoot “Dare You To Move”   The First Bible Verse I read to him: “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your… … Continue reading

Hey New Dad: This Is the Challenge You Were Made For

So you’ve got little kids. Everything — every single, stinking, thing — is a hassle. You miss hanging out with other adults. Another family invites you over for a simple dinner, but getting out the door is a logistical nightmare on the order of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Procuring a babysitter requires more energy than a “date night” seems to be worth. You can’t go anywhere, even out for a quick coffee with somebody, without lengthy,… … Continue reading