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Journey to Chemical-free and Healthier Me!

Hello dear ones who still check this page! It's a new year and time for new goals! Towards the end of last year, you may remember I was beginning to rid our home of as many chemically produced, commercial items as possible for a more cost effective, self-sufficient, and healthier way of living. That journey… Continue reading Journey to Chemical-free and Healthier Me!

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Casualties of Motherhood

Decorating, wrapping, unwrapping, eating, and traveling! Oh fun it is to celebrate holidays with family and friends. One small anecdote from our recent, and first time traveling as a family for the holidays: On our way back from seeing my relatives, we stopped for a friends wedding, in which I had the pleasure of being… Continue reading Casualties of Motherhood

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No Vacation Like Vacation Bible School!

It's so hard to believe my son attended his first VBS this year! Just last year he was a little guy in my belly while I went to VBS. Not the easiest beginning... But it got better. He even managed to make a buddy! I really encourage everyone to find a church family. The people… Continue reading No Vacation Like Vacation Bible School!

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One BIG Day!

It's hard to believe this day is finally here. But more on that in a minute. Over the weekend Elijah hit 39 weeks. He has lived outside of the womb as long as he lived inside the womb. Amazing how time flies! Here is a look at then and now! Since we already did the… Continue reading One BIG Day!

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Weekend Wedding and Roadtrip

Remember the last post when I shared my dress update? Here is how it turned out.   Yep, my hair is wet. You know how it is getting yourself and baby ready minutes before you have to run out the door! Last minute family photo shoot before we dash off to witness the beginning of… Continue reading Weekend Wedding and Roadtrip

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DIY Formal Wear

Remember when I promised to start doing some posts differently? More DIY was listed, so here we are. Though I should have taken step-by-step pix, once you're knee deep in the work it's hard to stop and snap away! I bought this dress at a consignment boutique 4 years ago. I've worn it to a… Continue reading DIY Formal Wear

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Growing up can be fun… but hard on mum!

    Over the weekend baby and I got sick, boo! Now we're getting back on track and I'm starting out a little behind my own deadline. Oh well, right? Let's dive right in!   He has two front teeth!!! My big boy 🙂 Can you see them poking up from the bottom gum? They're… Continue reading Growing up can be fun… but hard on mum!