Archive of ‘Family’ category

Why Motherhood is just as exciting as traveling the world

Why Motherhood is just as exciting as traveling the world.

I turned 30 this year. It was a milestone birthday and one that I always envisioned doing big. Getting the girls together, traveling somewhere I’ve never been and spending way too much money on a hotel room. A celebration of no longer being in my 20’s. But the reality was, I had to put my 30th […] Read more…

In the Interim of a Home Renovation + The Importance of Date Night

Anniversary Weekend

I am very excited to announce the fantastic news that my parents have committed to taking on a huge change in their lives and move closer to our family. After much searching, they finally found a beautiful home in a neighborhood buzzing with activity and folks in the same walks of life as them. It is a […] Read more…

Differences Between Baby #1 and Baby #2: Finding Out

Siblings, best friends

One thing that I really wanted to do for the blog during my pregnancy was a series of posts that documented the differences between my first pregnancy and my second one. Well, it just goes to show how much time I had as a working, prego mom of a 2 1/2 year old. But now that I am finding […] Read more…

Back to Blogging after Baby #2

Baby Reece is Born

Well, the last time I posted it was almost exactly one month before I had my second child, a beautiful baby boy, named Reece. He was born on February 6th and weighed in at 7lbs and 1oz. I can’t believe that was 6 months ago! So as you can see, being a mom of two […] Read more…

Modern Master Bedroom Makeover on a Budget

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One of my main goals for 2015 was to redo our master bedroom. Well, as 2015 came to a close, I can finally say that it has been done! Being the frugal shopper that I’ve become, I didn’t want to spend a fortune, but still wanted to have a luxurious feeling, modern and comfortable space to escape […] Read more…

My Love Hate Relationship with the “Terrible Twos”

Unique Baby Rylee

Well, our sweet baby girl is now 2 1/2 years old. And we are experiencing – in full force – the dreaded “Terrible Twos.” It happened almost instantly after her second birthday and it’s really not hard to read the signs to figure it out. It’s kind of like this: Sign # 1 your toddler has […] Read more…

24 Weeks + Maternity Workout Clothes

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I cannot believe that I am already reaching 26 weeks pregnant! I am so far behind my belly pictures and these weeks are flying by like days, that the last shot I took was at 24! I’m still feeling good, but definitely getting to the point where none of my gym clothes (let alone clothes) […] Read more…

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