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Honest Mama Talk || I Said No

I have a habit of spreading myself to thin. I’m always saying yes when I’m asked to volunteer for things; I’m always taking on new projects; I’m always setting goals that are either impossible or very hard to accomplish. It’s insanity. I don’t know why I do it. I sometimes find myself believing that people…… Continue reading Honest Mama Talk || I Said No

Babies · Parenting · Pregnancy

Oh Little Baby, What Will You Be?

Yes, I know.. I’ve been gone. But in my defense, this pregnancy has been tough. I’ve gone from being bedridden with “morning” (read: all day) sickness to being bedridden with a kidney infection due to the heightened hormones in my body. It’s been a wild ride, to say the least, but I’m now in week 16…… Continue reading Oh Little Baby, What Will You Be?

Babies · Life · Parenting · Pregnancy · Wedding

I’ve been away, I know…

I know, I know. I’m horrible. I’ve been away for an obscene amount of time, neglected my blog, neglected my readers… I’ve just been an all around terrible blogger and I apologize. But in my defense, I’ve been busy. Matt and I got married!   October 11, 2014 was the big day and it was amazing. We got…… Continue reading I’ve been away, I know…

Lists · Parenting

5 habits to be mindful about passing down to our children

Kids are cute. We all know this. I could show you about 900 different photos of my little Haley that I find ab-so-lutely adorable and perfect and amazing and… I could tack about a million other positive descriptions onto this sentence, but you get the picture. I love her. She’s my little mini me. My “clone,” as our…… Continue reading 5 habits to be mindful about passing down to our children

Life · Parenting

My home is not spotless {and that’s fine}

I used to spend hours and hours a week cleaning. I’d spend at least three hours each day doing laundry, sweeping, mopping, re-mopping, etc., etc. and it was exhausting. I’d clean something and no more than two minutes later, my daughter would come behind me and either spill what she was drinking at the time…… Continue reading My home is not spotless {and that’s fine}