The Dramatic Retelling of How Blaise Bear Was Born! (Aka my birth story)

Well…I’m full of energy and wide awake in between feedings so as I was reflecting on the craziness of how fast the first 10-11 days of Blaise Bear’s life has been, I ran across this photo of me and him when I first met him (I had no clue that Ty had taken this sweet … More The Dramatic Retelling of How Blaise Bear Was Born! (Aka my birth story)

Welcome to the World Baby Bear DeLong (A Little Introduction)

I want to proudly present the newest member of the DeLong household: James Willard Blaise DeLong // Born November 27th, 2018 at 8:53AM // 7 Pounds 4 Ounces // 18.5 inches Yes, both Ty and I realize it is a mouthful of names, but I promise we have thought through these names and wanted to … More Welcome to the World Baby Bear DeLong (A Little Introduction)

The Dolly DeLong: Baby Moon Adventures with Ty (Part 8) in Sedona, Arizona

Sedona, Arizona was the very last leg of our trip out west in route to Phoenix, Arizona (where our flight left for Nashville). We had two very peaceful days in Sedona where we enjoyed hiking, a couples massage (yes, a couples massage), some authentic Mexican food (which Ty loved), a delicious pizza (not pictured), and … More The Dolly DeLong: Baby Moon Adventures with Ty (Part 8) in Sedona, Arizona

The Dolly DeLong: Baby Moon Adventures with Ty (Part 7) (The Grand Canyon) (Arizona)

This was probably the hardest day for me because of my pregnancy + the heat + needing to pee every five minutes + being scared of going to the bathroom in the bushes because I was afraid of snakes biting me in the butt + I just wanted ice cream the entire day (and that … More The Dolly DeLong: Baby Moon Adventures with Ty (Part 7) (The Grand Canyon) (Arizona)

The Dolly DeLong: Baby Moon Adventures with Ty (Part 6) (Zion National Park)

Part 6 of our Baby Moon took place at Zion National Park in Utah We spent a total of 2 days at Zion National Park (the first day was super packed, 2,000 degrees and filled with too many tourists, but thankfully the second day we started the day off early in the morning and we … More The Dolly DeLong: Baby Moon Adventures with Ty (Part 6) (Zion National Park)

The Dolly DeLong: Baby Moon Adventures with Ty (Part 5) (Craters of the Moon)

Finally getting around to sharing Part 5 of our Baby Moon this evening! Have you ever heard of The Craters of The Moon National Preserve & Monument? Well to be honest, I never even knew there was such a place in Idaho, but Ty had done some research and decided we should stop at this … More The Dolly DeLong: Baby Moon Adventures with Ty (Part 5) (Craters of the Moon)

The Dolly DeLong: My Son’s Nursery (National Parks and Bears with Mustard Yellow/Gray/White/Blue Tones)

Hey all! As promised I wanted to share several of my favorite images from my son’s nursery before he makes his way into the world (before he basically destroys it by pooping, peeing and puking everywhere)! So, when Ty and I found out we were pregnant earlier this Spring, I immediately knew I wanted to … More The Dolly DeLong: My Son’s Nursery (National Parks and Bears with Mustard Yellow/Gray/White/Blue Tones)