Pre-Baby Bodies

Why I dont care about my pre-baby body

I’ve been a mom now for over 4 years.  Ryley turned 4 this past February and it was bitter sweet.  Its amazing and sometimes sad to watch your kids grow up.  I love watching her and Avery grow but at the same time I miss them when they were babies.  I wonder if Im doing…

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Michigan Trip


We went on a little summer vacation to Michigan this past week.  Ryon’s entire family lives there and we got to spend almost 10 together.  As soon as we got up there we went straight to Ryon’s grandparents in Northern Michigan.  The kids were able to run around and get dirty for 4 days with…

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To the Mom at the Grocery Store

to the mom at the grocery store

A few weeks ago I went grocery shopping without the kids.  Ryon was home so I got a few hours to myself to shop.  I was walking through the cheese aisle and I saw a mom with four boys.  When I’m alone I try to give moms as much encouragement as possible.  This lady had…

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Tropical Sangria

Easy Tropical Sangria Recipe #yellowtail

This post is sponsored by Yellow Tail.  All opinions are my own. Two awesome things happened this past week – my aunt got remarried and I was sent some of the new Yellow Tail Sangria to try.  After I got the wine [and squealed] I decided it would be a perfect drink for the wedding….

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Happy 5 Years to Us!


Ahh!  You guys!  Today Ryon and I have been married for 5 years!  That’s just crazy to me!  So much has happened over the past five years that it passed in the blink of an eye.  Let’s see, in five years we have lived in Michigan, had a baby girl, moved back to Texas, I…

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Our Garden – April

new plants

I’m pretty sure that Spring skipped over South Texas.  It was 100 degrees this past week!  I am one hundred percent not ok with this.  I love fall, winter and spring.  Summer is for the birds!  Especially when its getting to be so hot so fast.  But I digress.  Here is our garden update for…

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It Won’t Last Forever


This sponsored post was written while participating in my partnership with Sprout and One2One Network, but as always, all opinions, stories and pictures are my own. I’m not sure what it is with little kids, but they LOVE to look at pictures of themselves!  Both kids ask me multiple times a day to “Take a…

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