Baby clothes and gender stereotypes

Baby clothes and gender stereotypes

I recently had a baby. Derek and I named our girl Samantha.¬†Ohmygoodness, we’ve loved getting to know her over the past few months. It’s been such a wild ride. Little Boss. A post shared by Camden Watts (@camdenwatts) on Dec 19, 2017 at 6:40pm PST When we...
My 2017 Joy Jar

My 2017 Joy Jar

The Joy Jar has become an annual tradition. That’s a little surprising, considering how much time I spent hating on the idea. It seemed so cheesy and a little pretentious, perhaps? I can’t quite put my finger on why I had such a strong distaste for a good...
2017 Year in Review

2017 Year in Review

Whew, what a year. It was a pretty wild, life-altering year. To put it mildly. The Big News The year began with exciting news: Derek and I were going to have a baby! We spent the first few months sharing the news in person with family and friends. Eventually we had a...
Two Months of Motherhood

Two Months of Motherhood

My husband and I are two months in and we’re doing alright! The first month of motherhood was so lovely.* There was a lot of adrenaline, quality time with family and friends, and parenting things to discover. I was no longer pregnant so I could finally consume...
Introducing Samantha Payne

Introducing Samantha Payne

Two weeks ago, my daughter was born. It’s a pleasure to introduce you to my daughter Samantha for the first time. There’s a lot of stuff to share but a very limited window in which to write, work, and post in these early weeks. With little sleep, lots of...

A big announcement for you

I’m a fairly private / shy woman. That’s why you’ll find me pretty hush-hush on certain things, especially when I’m in the midst of a storm. I’m very selective about what I share publicly because it influences my real life conversations....