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unique Fathers Day gifts he is sure to love

I am so excited to partner with Jane.com to bring you these ideas for unique Fathers Day gifts. I love sharing amazing brands with you that I know you will love and trust me when I say that sponsored content will never get in the way of me sharing my honest opinions with you. To learn more about my disclosures and all that fancy legal stuff click HERE. My husband is celebrating his 6th Fathers Day this year. I feel…

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DIY Balloon Garland

Tropical Luau Birthday Party

Want to make a ballon Garland for your party? I love making these balloon garlands because they are super simple and very cheap but they add a  dramatic look to your party decor. ive tried every way imaginable to make a garland but I keep coming back to this technique because it is simple and it works. Other options actually didn’t keep the balloons secure and took double the time. Want to make a garland like the one I made…

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A Tropical Luau Birthday Party – Edith turns 4

Tropical Luau Birthday Party

My daughter asked if she could have a pool party birthday this year. That got me thinking. Pineapples, flamingos and all things Hawaii! I wanted to create  a sweet and girly tropical luau for my sweet girl and let me tell you I was just excited about creating this party for her as she was to have it. Even though I wanted it to be a luau I didn’t want to take the theme too literal. My goal for this…

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A magical unicorn birthday – Edith Turns 3

Edith was sure of it. For her third birthday she wanted a unicorn party. I knew that I wanted to make this unicorn birthday special but it was a little tricky. May is always a jampacked month for us so I needed to keep it simple and easy.   We decided to go back to the farm from Lucille’s 3rd birthday (read about that HERE). The kids had a blast and it was so easy for us not having it…

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When love outweighs sorrow – my miscarriage story

my miscarriage story

I was recently asked by my friend Johanna of Laurel Box if I could share my miscarriage story for her Motherhood: Rewritten project. If you haven’t heard of this project or had a chance to read it I would encourage you to make time for this beautiful series of stories. Just like the name implies this project showcases the different definitions of motherhood. Motherhood: Rewritten are stories for support and encouragement, from women who have lived Mother’s Day outside what…

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5 tips to make toddler bath time a breeze

toddler bath time tub

Bath time in my house used to be a pretty daunting task. Wrangling three toddlers who were all going in different directions isn’t what I normally call fun. I decided it was time to revamp our toddler bath time routine. I recently incorporated some new ideas during our bath time and it’s funny how changing a few new things makes such a huge difference. Now I actually look forward to bath time. Now, bath time is a time when I…

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Postpartum Hair Care

I don’t know what it is, but having babies (3 in 3.5 years for me) has completely changed my hair, and not for the better. Postpartum hair can be such a challenge and its something I have struggled with for years. That was before I found a routine that worked for me and has seriously transformed my hair. Goodbye ugly postpartum hair.   First I want to start off with a before picture. So you can get an idea of…

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Visiting Austin – A Family Travel Guide

The five of us just got back from our Austin trip and that was definitely a trip to be remembered. It was an amazing 7 days filled good eats and plenty of adventures. I put together this Austin family travel guide so I can remember where all the good stuff is for my next visit and more importantly for you. To make your next family trip that much easier.   We spent most of the time in the city limits…

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Austin Mural Guide

One of our goals on our recent trip to Austin was to find our favorite Austin mural. The girls has I had a blast searching the street art of the fun city. If you want to get the perfect snapshot with your family then this is the post for you. Here are a few of our favorites.   Greetings from Austin mural 1720 S 1st St. Right next to Roudhouse Relics. This is the more popular Austin mural and you…

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The Cutest Swimsuits for Toddler Girls

  Every year for Easter I pick a few swimsuits for my girls. In Florida, April is the start of swimming season  (so it’s not an official thing but it is the time of year our family starts spending more time in the pool or at the beach).   I had such a hard time putting together a list of my favorite suits this year. My usual go-tos didn’t have a great selection so I was left stumped on what…

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