Dating your Spouse

With everything going on at home (Kensington being 1 and unable to walk, Everett being 2 weeks old and unable to do anything, breastfeeding, and general life) its hard to carve out time for David and I. I’m a huge believer in continuing to date your spouse after marriage/children and we both try really hard […]

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Household Chores

Being a mom is tough. Being a stay at home mom is INCREDIBLY tough. Being a working mom is INCREDIBLY tough. But in totally different ways. I don’t think one is better than the other (although I think one is better FOR ME than the other) but I have immense respect for women who chose […]

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Kensington’s First Year Pictures

We love our photographer! Anyone in the Dallas area with young kids: ModlPhotography is AMAZING! She did Kensington’s newborn pictures and we’ve been back every 6 months since LOL When Kenz turned one we wanted to memorialize it with a cake smash and some family photos and per usual she didn’t disappoint. In honor of […]

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Whats In My Cart Wednesday – Newborn Essentials

For this week’s edition of What’s in my cart Wednesday – I’m talking about our favorite “Newborn Essentials” for Everett. These are the things we’ve used the most in his first 2 weeks. I’m hoping that any first time moms out there or moms with difficult babies find this list helpful: BUMBO – So Everett […]

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Taking time for yourself post-baby

With two kids under 13 months (yeah…we’re gluttons for punishment) it’s easy to get wrapped up in the kids, and keeping the house clean, and feeding everyone and all of the other Mom to-dos that come with a full house. A friend of ours says you’re not really a parent until you are on one-to-one […]

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It’s My Birthday – Friday 5

Today is my birthday – YAY – and I’m celebrating by spending the day at home with the kids, eating cinnamon rolls (shocking I know), and getting dinner with some friends. I figured I would do a special “birthday” edition of my five facts and talk about some of my favorite birthday memories. 3 years […]

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Health, Fitness, and Labor/Delivery

I’ve posted a lot before about Pre & Post Natal Fitness, but I haven’t really talked about the Labor/Delivery benefits for mom & for baby. Of course it’s good for your cardiovascular health and maintaining a good weight, but there’s so much more to it than that. Core work – even just stabilization – prepares […]

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