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Blogging Basics: Setting Up Your Blog

January 26, 2018

If you start surfing Pinterest, there is no shortage of amazing resources and guides to help you get started. My first suggestion on starting your blog is to do as much brainstorming and research as possible. I googled/pinterest’d for over two months before I launched mine to make sure I was doing it efficiently and correctly. Read Part 1 of…

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Blogging Basics: 5 Things To Do Before You Get Started

January 17, 2018

I am so happy, honored, and humbled when I get messages from friends and family that are interested in starting a blog. My first response is “DO IT!” Yeah, there are a ton of bloggers out there, but we all have our own voice, opinions, thoughts, and style. There is always room for YOUR voice. I am writing this post…

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My Postpartum Weight Loss {while breastfeeding}

January 8, 2018

After I had Eli I was eager to get back to my pre-pregnancy weight, heck, I was dreaming of my pre-WEDDING weight. If you are married, you know exactly what I mean. There is such a thing! Anyways, knowing that our family was complete gave me the extra push I needed to get back in gear. I’m going to share…

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tips & tricks: nursing friendly style

November 29, 2017

I am currently at about 12 months combined of nursing, how fun! In this time, I have learned all the tips and tricks to maintaining YOUR sense of style while nursing. You don’t have to be confined to plain tanks/tees! There is a whole world outside of nursing specific clothing that flow with breastfeeding! The purpose of this post, is…

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Gift Guide: Two Under Two

November 19, 2017

I absolutely hated Christmas shopping prior to kids. It always seemed like a chore and I felt so “blah” asking for gifts for myself. But now with kids, oh my gosh. There is so much more magic in the air with the littles around. I am so excited to surprise them and teach them about giving! The gifts are such a…

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Traveling With Kids: Roadtrip Edition 

October 31, 2017

The holiday season is upon us which means lots of traveling and visiting family. This is hands down my favorite time of year but with the travels comes interesting road trips with a baby and toddler. We have made quite a few road trips with Cameron as a baby and now as toddler so I’m mentally prepared! For Thanksgiving this…

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Fourth Quarter Goals 

October 30, 2017

I cannot believe a year ago we found out about Eli’s impending arrival and now he’s here and almost three months old. Time goes by 900x faster when you have children. I hate it.  We have had a busy year, learning, growing and settling in with our new family. It’s been so wonderful. A lot of memories were made and…

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Two Under Two Must Haves Vol. 2: Baby Gear

October 24, 2017

I have two tips when it comes to baby gear. Buy used, and you do not need to buy everything you read about. Haha! Here is my list of some serious must haves when you have double the fun running around your house. – Sound Machine: to drown out #1’s shenanigans – Bouncer : sometimes you need to put baby down in…

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A Trip To The Pumpkin Patch 

October 18, 2017

 [photos by amor photography] This is our second year to frequent this specific pumpkin patch in our area. Last year was Cameron’s first experience and it was so cute and… easy. 2017 and things are a little different…  Dad was out of town working so I packed the two littles and took them out to get some quick pictures. Cameron…

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Two Under Two Must Haves Vol. 1: Your Mental State 

October 11, 2017

From baby gear to your mental state, there will be lots of new changes and an extra bum to clean with two under two. This is my round up of survival and staying sane with two under two. Volume 1 of this series is going to cover the least talked about topic when it comes to motherhood… your mental state.…

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