Family Movie Night With Netflix

Little Kids

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! One of my goals for this year is to have one night that is set aside for family time. Honestly, I think we have done a pretty good job of protecting our evenings together. We are definitely busy, but […]

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Ditching My Wallet For Softcard


Before I had kids I carried dainty little purses that carried a wallet, a lip gloss and a phone (flip of course). Then you have kids and you begin to carry around a bag that is bigger than your baby. As your kids get older you try as hard as you can to downsize, but […]

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I am sitting on the couch tonight marveling over the fact that eleven years ago I wasn’t yet a mom. Then I woke up the next morning and suddenly everything changed. Just like that, Lily made me a mom. It seems fitting because she is the child that continues to stretch me the most, grow […]

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Swedish Fish Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Swedish Fish Cupcakes

Lily turns 11 on Tuesday. ELEVEN! She had a birthday party this past weekend at a local skating rink and I had tons of cute ideas for roller skating themed cakes. She however had VERY strong opinions about what she wanted for her cake. To say this girl is obsessed with Swedish fish is an […]

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What I’m Reading

Just beautiful words::: For when you don’t understand Why. This is getting lost today. I love how Kristen puts it::: What I Want My Daughters To Know About My Wedding I have found this to be very true::: The Age of Happiness: 6 to 12 Years Old This is a beautiful perspective on motherhood::: Overwhelming Love Powerful::: What […]

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