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DIY Cubby Cabinet Doors

DIY Cubby Cabinet Doors

Time and again I have heard the same complaint from parents: my kids dump everything on the floor and it's always a big mess. Well, sorry parents, I can't actually help with that, but what I can do, is help you hide it! I built two simple doors to cover the clutter that is toy [...]

Sweet Potato Black Bean Enchiladas

Sweet Potato Black Bean Enchiladas

This is one of my go to healthy meals for my family. You could add rotisserie chicken if the vegetarian version isn't your style. Add spinach at same time as other veggies. Below are the raw and unedited photos documenting our dinner tonight. 😋It was so yummy!!

Microblading- The Full Story

Microblading- The Full Story

At a tender 12 years old, I butchered my eyebrows. For some reason, I thought ONE line of hair was an appropriate width for an eyebrow. By high school they were thicker than one hair, but not by much. This photo was from my junior year I think. I lived in a time before selfies, [...]

Neutral Boy Nursery 

Neutral Boy Nursery 

Being an exclusive girl mom the last four years has left me seeing all things pink and glittery. When I found out we were having a boy, I was so excited for him, but completely clueless on boy things. Maybe that was the reason it took me until the week he was due to finish [...]

Pajama Mama

Since I’m in full on cozy mode for the next month or so, I’ll be stocking up on pajamas. Found some super cute ones all for excellent prices.  #b5c30cc38a921e, #b5c30cc38a921e div, #b5c30cc38a921e img, #b5c30cc38a921e h4, #b5c30cc38a921e hr, #b5c30cc38a921e p, #b5c30cc38a921e a { margin:0; padding:0; border:0; background:none; box-sizing:content-box; box-shadow:none; float: none; -webkit-transition: all 0 ease; -moz-transition: [...]

Birth Story #1 and Breastfeeding Challenges

Birth Story #1 and Breastfeeding Challenges

Four years ago I was a brand new mom, and starting to come to terms with just how clueless I actually was. I had read the books, I did the classes, I asked a ton of questions, but I was left holding this tiny perfect bundle- clueless.  Everything went wrong with her arrival. My birth [...]

Gifts For Kids 

Gifts For Kids 

1. Lite-brite Classic- A classic toy indeed! I used be obsessed with this and it’s a great price.  2. Customized Name Puzzle- Teach your kiddos how to spell their name with a puzzle. Also makes a cute decor item.  3. Scooter- This scooter is great for small kids. I love that it has the extra [...]

Lightbox Jewelry- The Gift of Sparkle 

This post is sponsored by Lightbox Jewelry. All opinions are my own. Receiving a beautiful gift of jewelry during the holidays is a wonderful thing, but it’s usually after the parties and events are already over. Why not give yourself the gift of sparkle to enhance your holiday looks now, before all the fun begins? [...]

Boy Nursery Mood Board

Boy Nursery Mood Board

We are only 6 weeks (or less) out from meeting this baby, and I finally have a plan for the nursery. Better late than never right?  Sources are listed at the bottom of the post.  I still am debating paint color! To go neutral or a pop of color? The room is actually already blue, [...]