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5 Things I Don’t Regret

Monday, January 1, 2018

  Acceptance in the New Year   My cousin and best friend lost her precious, 11 year-old lab this past week.  It's been an extremely difficult time for the family since his death, obviously.  Kula was the epitome of man's best friend: gentle, sweet, and always smiling.  His passing has made me stop and think about life ...

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Take the Nightmare out of your Children’s Bedtime Routines

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Creating a smooth bedtime ritual for children can be difficult.  When we had Bella, I had no idea how difficult bedtime could be!  I was sooooo smug when my daughter was a baby!  She was a WONDERFUL sleeper!  The first night we brought her home, she slept for 10 hours straight.  I was really proud ...

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BossGirl Bloggers Winter Tag 2017

Saturday, December 2, 2017

BossGirl Bloggers is a wonderful resource for bloggers!  This group helps beauty, fashion and lifestyle bloggers get to know each other and support one another in this crazy blogging journey! The founder of BossGirl Bloggers, Lauren Duclos, created an awesome winter tag with 15 winter/holiday themed questions. If you've been tagged, please answer the questions!  Then tag ...

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Casual Wear that Doubles as Lounge Wear!

Wednesday, November 22, 2017     Come on, ladies, you know what I'm talking about.  You get up before sunrise (or later, if you are truly lucky), grab your coffee, and head to your closet.  First things first, deciding what to wear.  You look bewilderingly at all. the. clothes.  There are tons of great choices there.  But, it's 6 ...

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New Beginnings

Monday, November 6, 2017

Warning: Sappy, sentimental post to follow! This year, we have a brand new house.  Our starter home, which we adored, sold within 48 hours of going on the market!  While that was wonderful, it also meant that we had 30 days to pack up and leave.  We had to be out of our house by the ...

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Quick Trip Back in Time!

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Please note, this article does make use of affiliate links. My family loves to travel!  Anytime Jeremy and I have a day(s) off together, we hit the road.  A couple weeks ago we decided to take a whirlwind trip, only 1 night, to one of our favorite Virginia destinations: Williamsburg.  We LOVE it there!  Of course, ...

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