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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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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Baby Newell

So my mom (and a few other people) pointed out that my pregnancy reveal included absolutely NO details. So…details! As you all know (I think), my body didn’t cooperate in January/February (the first month we were able to try again post hysterscopy and septum removal) and wasn’t going to ovulate on its own so we […]

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Another Side of Infertility

I feel more vulnerable sharing this post with you than any other post I’ve shared in the past. I’ve been wanting to do it for a few months now, but I’ve been nervous and scared about what you all might think. You may think I’m crazy (sometimes I think I’m crazy). You may pity me. You […]

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