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Summer Strawberry Crisp ๐Ÿ“

A couple weeks ago we went strawberry picking as a family…and as a result I had enough strawberries to make smoothies, salads, popsicles, strawberry shortcake, muffins, AND this strawberry crisp!! I’m honestly surprised my family isn’t sick of strawberries, but it was all so delicious. This strawberry crisp recipe turned out to be my favorite…… Continue reading Summer Strawberry Crisp ๐Ÿ“

baby · breastfeeding · maternity · motherhood · parenthood · pregnancy

First Time SAHM Tips

Hey mama! Are you struggling to make the most out of your day at home with your baby? Do you find it hard to even get the day started? Are the days all blurring together? ๐Ÿ™ˆ๐Ÿคฃ I may be able to help! Becoming a stay at home mom has been such a blessing to me.…… Continue reading First Time SAHM Tips

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Black Friday Sales with Pink Blush ๐Ÿ–ค

With all of the Black Friday sales going on, it’s hard to know where to spend your money. But you know the secret? You can spend it on you!! Yes, yourself! Black Friday sales are the best time to get your Christmas outfits for all the special occasions you’ll have to go to, and Pink…… Continue reading Black Friday Sales with Pink Blush ๐Ÿ–ค

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Auroraโ€™s Sunshine 2nd Birthday Party โ˜€๏ธ

A little late to posting Aurora’s 2nd birthday party, but better late than never! We celebrated our little sunshine born 9/11/17 last month. Our Aurora Jean. Sunshine Birthday PartySuch an easy theme! We celebrated Aurora’s 2nd birthday with a Sunshine themed brunch party. I’ll link all the details below. DetailsYou are My Sunshine Mama Tee:…… Continue reading Auroraโ€™s Sunshine 2nd Birthday Party โ˜€๏ธ

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Transitioning to Fall with Pink Blush Maternity ๐Ÿ‚

Pink Blush MaternityIf you’ve been following me for a while, you know how much I love Pink Blush Maternity. It’s been one of my go-to shops since my pregnancy with Aurora, and all of their clothes fit so well & are perfect for nursing! You don’t have to stop wearing dresses just because summer is…… Continue reading Transitioning to Fall with Pink Blush Maternity ๐Ÿ‚

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How Iโ€™ve Been Breastfeeding for 2 Years

When I first became a mother, breastfeeding was the hardest part. It left me feeling stuck – in a chair, on the couch, in the car…I guess I didn’t realize how rigorous feeding a baby every 2 hours would be. It was isolating. It was messy. It was milk-stained shirts for months. You have to…… Continue reading How Iโ€™ve Been Breastfeeding for 2 Years

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Our Wedding Story

The ElopementSteven and I had been engaged since I was 5 months pregnant with Aurora. Marriage was something we had always discussed and planned on before we found out we’d be parents, but with a new baby girl on the way we held off. For months I pinned my “perfect wedding” thinking that it had…… Continue reading Our Wedding Story

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Berry Picking with my Lily Jade Backpack ๐Ÿ‡๐Ÿ‘

Hey guys! It’s been awhile since I jumped on here, but I wanted to share some extra photos from our recent adventure picking peaches + berries. We always have the best time at orchards…we go on separate occasions for apples and strawberries too!! I’d highly recommend taking your toddler to pick their own fruit. Aurora…… Continue reading Berry Picking with my Lily Jade Backpack ๐Ÿ‡๐Ÿ‘

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Perfect Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

With Halloween around the corner, pumpkin & chocolate make the perfect treats! These pumpkin chocolate chip muffins are SO MOIST. I couldn’t believe it the first time I tried it. I’ve adapted this recipe after 3 years of baking it, and I think I’ve finally got it down perfectly. What you’ll need:4 eggs 2 cups…… Continue reading Perfect Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins