I love the month of November! To me, it means officially kicking off the Holiday season. I love Thanksgiving, but Christmas is really my favorite. I am excited to begin blogging about some of my favorite Holiday things. First up, I wanted to write about a possible gift idea. I was very excited to partner … Continue reading Jord Wooden Watch
[This is a Sponsored Post.] According to the CDC, motor vehicle accidents are a leading cause of injury in the US. I won't write the specific statistics, as these really are heartbreaking to even read so I won't. I did, however, provide a link to the CDC that goes further into this. I can imagine … Continue reading Car Seat Safety
Around this time last year I read a young girl's Facebook status. She went on a rant about how angry she was at her parents and how they were basically ruining her life. It actually broke my heart. I was about a month away from my due date at that time and I cried reading … Continue reading To my Future Teenage Daughter
Getting closer and closer to L's first birthday has me all emotional. Everyone said it flies by, but that's just the cliche right.... I'm a pretty sappy person (you may have gathered that by now). I enjoy writing my feelings. My mom always shows me letters I would write to her and my dad as … Continue reading 5 Reasons I LOVE Being a Mom
We're really festive over at our house. What better way to get into the Halloween spirit than with these fun snacks!? (witch hat sandwiches, ghost bananas, and "monster" smoothie) 🙂 I have loved using our Nuby Miracle Mat Section Plate. This plate is perfect to serve as a place mat and plate all in one! … Continue reading Less Mess with Nuby!
Laila loves taking baths! She always has. Since she has gotten older, she has really enjoyed splashing and playing with her toys. She especially likes smaller toys that she can grab and hold in her hands (one in each hand). Then I will bring more toys in and she tries to hold all of them … Continue reading Bath Time Fun with Nuby!
I love taking pictures! I'm sure you all have noticed by now that I really like taking pictures of my sweet little family. L is growing SO fast and I'm just trying to capture all of these moments. My husband gets frustrated at me sometimes because I always have my "big camera" out in public … Continue reading Picture Perfect
I knew I was going to blog about this one day....so here it is! Postpartum Body. It took me a little bit of time to come to terms with my new body. During my pregnancy I had ZERO stretch marks. I was convinced that the many stretch mark creams I purchased along with my homemade … Continue reading Loving Your Postpartum Body
[ I have so been slacking on my posts lately. I have an incredibly active ten and a half month old that is absolutely everywhere. I'm also a graduate student and work. My husband is also in graduate school and works full-time so the moments we have as free time are all about us three … Continue reading Mamas, Offer Up Encouragement!
It is September so it's officially ok to have pumpkin flavored everything, right? I made these pumpkin banana pancakes for L this morning and she loved them!! (Ok, to be fair, she really loves all food) These really did taste good though! These are great for baby led weaning! Ingredients: 1 mashed large ripe … Continue reading Pumpkin Banana Pancakes