3 Closet Hacks: 1 for You, 2 for Baby

If you have a dysfunctional closet or continuously lose baby socks, this post is for you! Our master walk-in closet is tiny and dysfunctional. There is a wall sticking out right as you open the door and then a bar for clothes hanging on either side of the wall. It’s a bit tricky to explain, […]

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for the DADS from the WIVES & CHILDREN

Today’s posts are not about what I have to say so I’ll just say I’m so glad I added a survey for the wives and children because these answers melted my heart! We all have some pretty great dads in our lives! Such sweet memories! QUESTION:  What’s 1 (or more) thing your dad did while you […]

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Advice from Dads

A few weeks ago I came across a blog with advice from moms who had been there and done that! It was a blog about what seasoned moms with grown children regretted about raising their children. I was really surprised by most of the answers and wanted to ask all of the moms I know […]

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6 EASY Ways to be More Healthy RIGHT NOW!

After gaining 14lb. in 1 month while pregnant with Jackson, I decided I needed to put an end to the excessive weight gain right away. I joined an amazing workout group called Stroller Strong Moms (aka S.L.A.M -Sweat Like A Mother) when I was 28 weeks pregnant. SLAM curtailed the weight gain and I was […]

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The first 8 weeks!

I have a confession: I’m not proud of it, but before I had Jackson I judged moms on their mothering. NOT. ANY. MORE. This post isn’t about how amazing Jackson is (but he is AMAZING) OR how wonderful motherhood is (it IS wonderful) because everyone already knows all of that. That’s why pregnancies are so […]

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Baby Newell’s Nursery

Time for a nursery reveal! This nursery has literally been a work in progress for (almost) 3 years…it’ll be 3 years in January. At first, I went back and forth between being practical and going all out. And then I had miscarriage after miscarriage and it quickly became an all out project. A good deal […]

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Adventures in Cloth Diapering: Part 1: My Why

Welcome to part 1 of my Adventures in Cloth Diapering blog series! This series will include my why, my hesitations, my stash, my storage, and my experiences (good and bad) with cloth diapering! Today is all about why I’ve we’ve I’ve (D is completely on board…but probably wouldn’t have chosen cloth if I wasn’t pushing […]

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It’s A…

Daniel and I had our anatomy scan today and everything is looking great! I love, love, love seeing our little one! The anatomy scan is also when people get to find out the sex of their baby….sometimes I get a little annoyed because it seems like people think that’s the whole point of the anatomy […]

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