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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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5 Things I Wish I Had Known About Motherhood (Before Becoming A Mom) 

September 29, 2017

  I have no pride when it comes to admitting that motherhood is hard. Newborns are hard, toddlers are hard, keeping up appearances is hard, and keeping your marriage in tip top shape is hard.  With Cameron I struggled with guilt over giving up our easy, do-whatever-we-want life. Fast forward 20 months, and I think back to how ridiculous that…

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DIY Projects

Fall House Tour // DIY Project

September 22, 2017

    I love all seasons really, but at the end of summer, I am itching for a break from the Texas heat. Newsflash: there is no break haha….. Anyways, I have a nice little pile of beautiful fall decor that I am itching to put out by September 1st. We have little hands so I’m okay with my house…

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SAHM Tips // Managing Housework and Raising Your Family

September 20, 2017

  Most days I have to swallow my pride and go to bed with a sink full of dishes, mountains of laundry and perhaps lots of German Shepherd dust bunnies around the house. It’s happened way more than I’d like to admit but I have found some easy ways to stay on top of housework with munchkins running around. First…

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6 Weeks Postpartum (with 2 under 2!) 

September 18, 2017

Mr. Eli is 6 weeks old! Next thing you know, we are going to blink and he will be different AGAIN. All About Eli He was 10lbs at his 1 month appointment  Wearing 3/3-6 month clothes  Sleeps from 10pm-6/7am then back down until 10am With a good nights sleep, he only takes one really good 2/3 hour nap during the day.…

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How To Keep Your Sanity With Two Under Two 

September 11, 2017

We are a little over one month in with two kids under two (18 months apart). We don’t drink by we might need to start…kidding! This is how we are keeping our sanity with two under two so far. 1. WALK AWAY: I love Cameron dearly but sometimes (almost always) we have to walk away from her tantrums. No, you…

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One Month Postpartum Update 

September 5, 2017

ONE MONTH POSTPARTUM + Baby Update I am so torn. How can this fresh little baby feel like he has been here so long? I think it’s safe to say we are home. Bubba has melted into our daily routine; we have made some changes here and there and just rolled with the punches. Sure we may be later than usual,…

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