the domestic tales of four sisters

Category: Pregnancy

A Rainbow After the Storm

A Rainbow After the Storm

Many of you probably have read about my dear friend Laurel and her amazing generosity in one of the darkest seasons she and her family will probably have to walk through on this side of Glory.  If you have not read that story, you can […]

A Family Welcomes Three…Yes, THREE

A Family Welcomes Three…Yes, THREE

Imagine with me….you and your spouse are school teachers; an elementary reading specialist and high school history.  You don’t make a great deal of money because, well, the district is tiny and let’s be honest – that is just the way the cookie crumbles in today’s society. […]

Our Formula for Happiness

Our Formula for Happiness

As many of you know, 4 months ago our family welcomed a new little bundle.  Charlotte has made life so very exciting.  She has been such a wonderful addition and has helped us get a grip on reality…again. When we brought her home, life was […]

Immense Generosity in the Face of an Immense Trial

Immense Generosity in the Face of an Immense Trial

Heavy title, I know.  But the story is so very much worthy of sharing. Before the story, I would like to introduce each of you to the newest member of The Domestic Four.  We, the Krafts, welcomed our newest addition just two weeks ago.  Charlotte came […]

Gender Reveal for Kraft Baby #2

Gender Reveal for Kraft Baby #2

Hello all!! I’m so excited to share with each of our how our gender reveal celebration turned out.  As mentioned in my last post, the DIY chalkpaint dresser makeover, the change/update was needed because we’re getting ready to welcome Baby Kraft #2 in June.  If […]

Sanity Saving Swaddle

I have a confession – I was convinced my son was broken for the first two months of his life.  With all subsequent children parents naturally compare them to the oldest sibling. “Well, so and so was sleeping through the night by this age…” You […]

Hospital Bag: What to Pack for Labor & Delivery?

I was supposed to do a video about this – and I tried! Unfortunately I don’t have a fancy video camera and the webcam in my computer has terrible quality. I wouldn’t put you through that. 🙂 You’re welcome. As I stated in my Labor […]

The Ultimate Baby Essentials List

You may have been following my “Ultimate Lists” so far. Here’s the newest edition! (Up next: The Ultimate Labor Prep List. And yes … I will cover what I recommend you pack in your hospital bag. Which is apparently a BIG deal!) Haven’t read the […]

The Ultimate Postpartum Recovery List

The Ultimate Postpartum Recovery List

*This is the first of four posts written on getting ready for baby.  Before you leave be sure to check out the other three… The Ultimate Baby Gear List (for small spaces) The Ultimate Baby Essentials List The Ultimate Labor and Delivery Prep List (for hospital […]