Want In On The Sweetest Registry Deal Ever? {$50 Babies“R”Us Gift Card Giveaway!}

I remember when I got preggers with all my babies and that overwhelming feeling needing so many things and wondering how I was going to get it all. A registry is a great way to let friends and family know exactly want you want and need. When I signed up for a registry I went straight to Babies“R”Us because I knew that they were close by, well stocked, and had all the major brands at affordable … [Read more...]

Plow & Hearth LED Solar Lanterns {$50 Gift Card Giveaway}

We spend a lot of time outside. Even with the cooler temperatures we're enjoying the time we have home. The summers get so busy that it often seems like we're maintaining our yards but never around much to enjoy them. So when September rolls around and the obligations slow down we like being able to putter around the house and finally get a lot of our projects done. One of our newest additions to … [Read more...]

{Wordless Wednesday} Sawyer’s 1st Haircut

Last Thursday I had my volunteer shift for our local consignment and Daddy ended up taking a day off work and hung out with Sawyer. He decided to take him in for his first haircut and knew I'd want lots of pictures! Just before: They wet it. Got started. He was doing great from the looks of it! And then I saw this one.   And this one. I was sad I wasn't there to make him … [Read more...]

Britax Gives Me that Safe Feeling I Can Trust {Advocate 70-G3 Convertible Car Seat #Giveaway!}

We have permanent car seats for both Sawyer and Gavin in three vehicles. All those seats are from Britax. They give me peace of mind that my children are safe and they provide the ultimate comfort at the same time. We just gave my mother-in-law the Pavilion for Sawyer and now Daddy and I both have the Advocate 70-G3 Convertible Car Seat in both our vehicles. We switched over to the Britax … [Read more...]

Jeep® Adventure Jogger Stroller {Review and #Giveaway}

At the end of this month it will be 6 months that I had my baby.  It blows my mind Halli is half way to 1 year. I had a pretty healthy pregnancy.  I gained a healthy amount of weight, and tried to eat well.  I have been able to lose my pregnancy weight from Halli, and I can button my pre-pregnancy jeans! Whoop!  BUT, I still have my "mommy tummy."  You know what I'm talking about...especially you … [Read more...]

Autumn & Halloween Home Decor Ideas {My Tips & Tricks}

I need some motivation right now. My kids are finally back in school and my list of To-Do's is bigger than ever! I'm usually behind in everything I'm doing so last year when I finally sat down to write this post I realized it was time to take down the Christmas tree. So to get myself in the spirit of this and review how I had things last year I thought it was time to share how I decorate my home … [Read more...]

Tex Mex Cornbread Casserole {#Giveaway} #CountryCrockCasserole

My Facebook and Instagram are flooded with pictures of cute kiddos with fresh haircuts, backpacks, and new clothes.  Most of you are in full back to school mode.  I am grateful that I have one more year with Hayden at home before he starts Kindergarten.  Even without a kiddo actually in school, this time of year brings the feeling to get back into a routine and schedule.  To shake the sand out of … [Read more...]

Three Bean Veggie Salad with Whole Wheat Pitas & Lemon Garlic Hummas Recipe

Eating throughout the day is hard for me. Skipping meals and eating poorly has been a way of life for me for more years than I care to admit. I've done really great about eating better and cleaner in the past six months but skipping meals are something I'm still struggling with. Mainly because I'm often faced with breakfast or lunch with just the baby & I and I don't want to make the effort … [Read more...]

New Luvs NightLock Diapers {Review and #Giveaway}

You never fully appreciate sleep until you don’t get it anymore.  It is hard getting into a good sleep routine with a newborn or infant.  Luvs diapers has helped moms have more of a restful night sleep by helping baby have a peaceful night with their new Luvs with Night Lock diapers! Luvs with NightLock offers the ultimate in overnight protection for baby AND a good night ahead for Mom … [Read more...]