I am fortunate to work for an employer that offers 4 weeks of paternity leave with full pay. I was … Continue Reading Making the Most of Paternity Leave
I’m back in the throes of breastfeeding and I forgot that it’s basically a full-time job. My recent memories of … Continue Reading My Favorite Nursing Accessories for Breastfeeding Moms
Our sweet Golden Louise arrived a little over a week ago today after 41 weeks of waiting, and we have … Continue Reading Golden Louise is finally here!
Well, we are officially one week from Goldie’s due date! As I type this she’s still nice and comfy on … Continue Reading Goldie’s DIY Nursery Closet Renovation
Three months since our last post and here we are, almost five months pregnant with our second girl!!! I thought … Continue Reading Baby Girl #2: Goldie Louise Rodriguez
Last year I was 36 weeks pregnant with Penny when we went to the KY State Fair…5 weeks away from … Continue Reading End of Summer Adventures
We are currently in the middle of our vacation week and Penny has gone through a number of firsts over … Continue Reading Penny Firsts and More Vacation
Every summer we look forward to frequent trips out on Taylorsville Lake with Marian and Stephen on their boat Water Music. … Continue Reading Taylorsville Lake
Penny crossed the 5-month threshold on Feb 26! It feels like a long time and no time at all – … Continue Reading Penny’s First Foods
Have you ever had that feeling that you need a vacation from your vacation? That longing for your own kitchen that … Continue Reading Salute the Staycation
I may be a couple of weeks late getting this post together but I didn’t want the season of giving … Continue Reading Thanksgiving with Penny
**If you haven’t read the backstory to Penelope’s journey and why she needs an MRI and EEG, you can find … Continue Reading Milestones and an MRI
Penelope is only a few weeks old and she’s already done things we’ve never done in our 30+ years of … Continue Reading Penelope’s Grand Entrance
I gotta say, we have some pretty amazing people in our lives. We’ve received packages of homemade and incredibly thoughtful … Continue Reading Double Shower Weekend and a Quick Nashville Trip
I cannot believe it’s July. I cannot believe I only have two months until Penelope arrives. I am a fairly … Continue Reading A Penelope Shower
Javier and I were not planning on doing anything special for the sex “reveal” of our kiddo. We didn’t feel … Continue Reading A Penelope Reveal Party
With all the excitement about the kickstarter and the pressure to continue posting about it we never wound up posting … Continue Reading Rodriguez / McClure Thanksgiving
Back in September the Humming House tour schedule took us up to Chicago where I got to spend two nights … Continue Reading Baby Gia
OUR BABY NIECE IS HERE! Gia Marilyn McClure was born on August 20 at 7:15 in the morning and she’s perfect. … Continue Reading Baby Gia is here!!
Back in May when my mom, gma and I went to my sister-in-law Andrea’s baby shower, we stopped in Louisville … Continue Reading Baby Leighton!