Motherhood

Our First Experience with Bookroo

[This is not a sponsored post, but I received the product at no charge in exchange for a review. All opinions are my own.] Reading is one of my favorite activities to do with my littles and it’s so important for their development. The American Academy of Pediatrics recently presented research that reading to and […]

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I Was Nominated for the Liebster Award!

  Earlier this week,  I received a very welcome surprise – I was nominated for the Liebster Award! This definitely came at just the right time! I’ve been blogging for only a month and a half, but I haven’t made time to write a post in the past three weeks…it feels like an eternity! This award […]

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Helpful Tips for New Bloggers

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy for more information. I’ve enjoyed writing ever since I can remember. I would literally write about anything and everything – especially lists! I wrote packing lists, to-do lists (for the entire day), lists of spelling words, definitions, and boys I liked. You get the picture. My best friend even […]

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Motherhood

7 Essentials Every Breastfeeding Mom Needs

I made the decision to breastfeed before I had kids, with the goal of making it to their first birthdays. Thankfully, I didn’t have too many issues with either of my babies. Joshua struggled  latching so I fought sore, cracked nipples for the first few weeks (we made it 10 months total!). Emma, on the […]

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Food

Easy Fajita Chicken

Mexican food is my absolute favorite! My husband would say I make it too often but I can’t help it…it’s so good and so easy. There’s nothing like REAL Mexican food from Mexico, but for now I’ll work with what I have. Someday, I’ll visit my parents again and eat street tacos EVERY. DAY. This Easy […]

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Food

Chicken Divan

Summer isn’t the best time of year for comfort food, but every once in a while I like adding an easy-to-make casserole to our meal plan! This Chicken Divan is one of my absolute favorite meals. It comes directly from my mama’s kitchen, with a few tweaks to make it slightly healthier. [This post may […]

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Health and Wellness

Journey Forward to Your Post-Baby Body

After having my son, I reached my pre-baby weight within about 9 to 10  months. However, my body never went back to what it looked like before I became pregnant. I had stretch marks on my stomach, extra fat around my thighs and my hips never returned to their previous width. Knowing I planned to […]

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Motherhood

8 Baby Shower Gift Ideas

Are you looking for the perfect baby shower gift? I’m now at the stage where all of my friends are having babies, so my calendar is filled with baby showers, meal deliveries and baby visits! I always struggled finding baby shower gifts before I had kids, so I typically resorted to buying a cute outfit […]

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