Motherhood

Autumn Bucket List | Free Printable

Fall Bucket list

A beautiful Autumn day, strolling through a pumpkin patch while wearing a plaid scarf is probably every girl’s dream.  With cozy sweaters, steamy hot drinks, and spicy-sweet confections that warm up any chilly morning, it is easy to see why this season makes it to the top of almost everyone’s favorites list. I have to admit that […]

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Mom Uniform | Transition to Fall

Fall Outfit Updates

Easy Outfit Updates to Transition your Mom Uniform to Fall Frump. Frump is something many of us moms fight on a daily basis. Much like a picky eater, a strong-willed child, or a two-year-old, it is a daily battle. We wear the same leggings, nursing tanks, or t-shirts. All of them stained from spit up, last […]

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9 Natural Summer Beauty Essentials

I recently read an article that featured celebrity makeup artist and natural beauty expert, Katey Denno. In it, she confessed that there are over 10,000 toxic ingredients in most everyday cosmetics, hair product, and skin creams. She continued to say, “Unless they’re saying ‘non-toxic,’ or ‘safe’ or ‘clean,’ 80 percent of the time they’re containing at least one […]

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Summer Activities for Kids of All Ages

Summer Activities for kids

Summer Bucket List Activities for Busy Kids   It’s officially Summer and the time of year for fun activities, adventure, and air conditioning. A short while back I was inspired by a Summer Bucket List post on the blog, A Dash of Mum. So, this past week my toddling boy and I headed outside to celebrate the […]

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The Currency of Motherhood

Whenever I have bad days I think back to this magical expression on my son’s face. Anytime he learns something new, he gets this look of astonishment and pride. As if he is completely amazed that the block tower didn’t topple over this time. As mundane as it may seem, the look on his face […]

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First Birthday // Lumberjack Party

We made it through the first year of parenthood! I wouldn’t be the first mama to tell you how fast it has flown by. Since a first birthday is a once in a lifetime affair, I wanted to make it memorable.  Here are pictures of Bronson’s Lumberjack themed birthday party. Follow the links below to find […]

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Postpartum Wardrobe Essentials

Postpartum Wardrobe

It’s understandable that to get excited about our bump style. See my bump style here) But, often we forget that we will need a postpartum wardrobe too. Especially while transitioning from pregnancy to back into our old skinny jeans– assuming that we ever get there…Fingers crossed. Don’t get me wrong, I had a few maternity […]

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Naturally Modern Pregnancy // Memories

My first pregnancy at the age of 26 was surprisingly easy. I took a good deal of pride in thinking that I was a healthy and fit mama-to-be. The truth is that the hardest part of my pregnancy was at the very end. Later lessons would reveal that I should have done more research into […]

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Gentle C-Section Birth Story // Bronson Ford

Gentle C section birth story

This is my Gentle C-Section Birth Story… Giving birth to Bronson wasn’t exactly as I envisioned. In my mind, I saw a quiet birth at home laboring in a bath filled with relaxing oils. Laboring by candlelight with my husband, midwife, and doula by my side. I dreamed of the support of those that I […]

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