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Two Ingredient Soothing Lotion

Two Ingredient Soothing Lotion

If you’re new here, I would love to have you join the community. Subscribe by email so you don’t miss a thing! Thanks for visiting!Getting sunscreen on children is a lot like trying to wrestle an alligator. Seriously, it doesn’t matter how old they are, it seems like the battle to get sunscreen on never […]

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Two Ingredient Soothing Lotion

Two Ingredient Soothing Lotion

Getting sunscreen on children is a lot like trying to wrestle an alligator. Seriously, it doesn’t matter how old they are, it seems like the battle to get sunscreen on never ends. I’ve explained the whys but all they can think about in the moment is how much they’d rather be doing something else. Which […]

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{virgin} Mint Julep

{virgin} Mint Julep

A while back my husband and I went out to dinner and while he browsed the beverage menu, I thought about actually getting a drink. I mean, some of those little cocktails looked absolutely delicious. All the colors and fruits. The thing is, though, that I really don’t drink anything with alcohol in it. It […]

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Two Ingredient Soothing Lotion

Two Ingredient Soothing Lotion

Getting sunscreen on children is a lot like trying to wrestle an alligator. Seriously, it doesn’t matter how old they are, it seems like the battle to get sunscreen on never ends. I’ve explained the whys but all they can think about in the moment is how much they’d rather be doing something else. Which […]

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Blogging Tools I Can’t Live Without.

I know. You think my title is dramatic but it’s true. Beyond running this blog, I’m also the co founder of the community The Creatives Nest and run my small business on top of that. Add in parenting and home life and my schedule is a mess. Seriously. You should see my planner. Scribbles everywhere. […]

T-Shirt to Stuffie

T-Shirt to Stuffie {a 10 Minute DIY}

I have all boys. I thought this meant that my kids wouldn’t be hooked on clothes and that purge days would be easier. But I was wrong.     Meet my 7 year old, Mr. Man. This is his favorite shirt of all time.     And this is how it fits. Too small. I […]

Tears, Fears and the Fine Art of Imperfection

Tears, Fears and the Fine Art of Imperfection

The sound of my pen tapping on the desk was unbearable and yet I couldn’t stop doing it. I was so lost in thought, so underwhelmed with myself that I found the maddening sound of the pen tapping almost soothing. A predictable, monotonous thing. I related to it in that moment. The time had come […]

Bows by Blondie {a review}

Bows by Blondie {a review}

Not long ago I caught myself browsing little girls accessories. I have 3 sons. And I love that 100%. But there are times when I wish I could indulge in all the adorable little little girl accessories that are out there. I mean, really. Tiny shoes and dresses. Rompers and ruffles. It just makes me […]