Krystle K Blog

The Night I Saw My Daughter Drowning

That smiley little cherub in the pool is my 2-year-old Evelyn, and this is the story of the night I saw her drowning. The Night I Saw My Daughter Drowning by Krystle K | The Snap Mom "It can happen to anyone," I said to Whitney J. ...

Why Fostering Isn’t For Me

Why Fostering Isn't For Me By Krystle K Many of you have been following our journey towards becoming foster parents over the last year. We announced last Fall that we had begun the application process to get licensed. I shared how tedious the ...

Krystle K’s Mini Session Sneaks

This last weekend was my quarterly Mini Sessions for Krystle K Photography. Because it's Florida, I do the summer/back-to-school minis in the studio so we don't all melt. I adore doing the mini sessions because I get to see tons of familiar ...

What My (Out Of Control) Allergic Reaction Taught Me

What My (Out Of Control) Allergic Reaction Taught Me By Krystle K Now that I feel like I'm somewhat on the mend, I can open up and talk about what I have dubbed #theallergicreactionof2014 (as if it was some sort of national disaster). Shortly ...

Gender Reveal!

This weekend we found out the gender of our baby! Because my bloodtype is O- and my husband is A+, when pregnant I undergo routine blood work to determine my Rh factor (a specific protein found on the surface of red blood cells). Because my ...

The Birth of Annabelle Rose

The Birth of Annabelle Rose By Krystle K Like most first time moms, the second I got into my birth window at 37 weeks, I thought my baby was coming at any second. As I entered 41 weeks, my mood was definitely pitiful. Sometime after my due date, ...

To Be A Life Line

I feel led to be vulnerable with you, to let you in a little deeper, to expose my humanness. As moms we need to know that everyone else's lives are just as messy at times. Yesterday was our health inspection, as I had earlier shared with you. ...

Foster Care: Our Journey

As I mentioned in my previous blogpost, we are in the process of becoming foster parents and have been working hard to obtain our foster care license. This week is a big one in our journey! We will be having our health inspection with Florida ...

Dear Mom, You Are Enough

Dear Mom, You Are Enough By Krystle K.   Dear Mom, The days are long, the laundry piles high and the dishes don't quit. Some days the mom life is effortless and you skate through with happy healthy children, a full heart and a spotless ...

Be Real: A Crunchy Confession

I often feel pressure to be the best natural, organic, hippie, granola-mama I can be. Whether it's self-imposed or not, I feel it. If I can't do it all and be it all, how could I possibly share with The Snap Mom audience about natural living??? But ...