• Holidays
  • Last Minute 2-Day Shipping Valentine’s Finds

    One of the best holidays is just around the corner riverbend. Literally 3 days away! I should know. Nora asks me every day how many days until Valentine’s Day .. and then proceeds to ask me “are you counting today?” and, “are you sure you’re gonna be able to finish my Valentine Mailbox in time?” […]

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  • Valentine’s Day Look

    Just in case y’all were wondering, I AM still alive. I don’t feel like I am back to normal. And I am really looking forward to that. I want to wake up without pain and be able to eat all the things and drink my DP out of a straw .. but right now all […]

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  • 3 Things That Help Me Feel Better As A Mom

    This post is one I have been wanting to write for a while. But every time I started – I couldn’t even get passed the title. (Small interjection here – I am embarrassed by how long it took me to decide if “passed” in the previous sentence was, in fact, the correct usage. There may still […]

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  • How to Survive Sickness This Season

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc., Abreva, Breathe Right, Clorox, Robitussin and Theraflu. All opinions are mine alone. #SoothesOfTheSeason #CollectiveBias Tis the season, right? The season for a cough, cold and flu! As you may know, we are an Air Force family! And tis also the season for Daddy to be gone. […]

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  • Random Acts for Emmett

    Download these service pass-along cards to help us remember a truly special angel this Christmas season! You can see more about this project on my Instagram  

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  • Holiday Gift Guide for Her

    For ANY gal: This Pottery Barn Cozy Sherpa Robe was one of my Christmas gifts last year and it has held me tight after many warm baths, on many cold mornings, on many lazy days and through lost of “I’m pregnant and nothing fits me” days.  This robe is the perfect gift for anyyy person […]

  • Kids
  • Holiday Neighbor Gift Guide + FREE Printables

    Tis the season folks! Tis the season!  Tis been the season since November 1st in my opinion, but the many Grinches in my life hate me for even thinking Christmas before Thanksgiving.  I would just like to point out one very important fact … there is NO such thing as Thanksgiving music .. (except for […]

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  • Halloween Costumes

    Because … better late than never right? Making these costumes was very fun …. and I also had another F word on my mind a couple of times while sewing .. and re-sewing, and re-sewing, and RE-SEWING! I often enjoy sewing.  For the first 10 minutes of a project. And then by October 30th, I […]

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  • Fun Halloween Lunch Ideas for Kids

    Halloween Food for Kids

    I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again, “Holidays are my love language!”.  I love everything about every holiday.  Arbor Day is fine, and Easter is pleasant and every Saint Fizzin’s day, we eat a Fizz pheasant.  But my most favorite holidays are Halloween and Christmas. … (and Thanksgiving, and The Fourth of July, and Valentine’s […]

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  • Fall Transition Pieces

    It’s FALL guys! It’s officially cold enough to turn the heat on in our house. And it’s also cold enough that I need to wear a bra for school drop-off … if you catch my drift. There’s pumpkin spice everything and my life is complete. Chances are if you label it Pumpkin Spice .. I […]