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DIY Flower Crown and Evie Photoshoot

I got my craft on this week for the first time in quite awhile.  I could think of nothing better to make than an easy and inexpensive DIY flower crown…

My Favorite Things and Top Posts of 2017

2018 has just begun which means … it’s time to share my top posts from 2017! 2017 has been quite a year for me and our family.  We welcomed little…

A Fun Christmas Tradition and We Cut Down Our Own Christmas Tree!

It’s officially December which means it’s time to chat all things CHRISTMAS! Unlike the majority of the blogging world, I just can’t motivate myself to start decorating for Christmas and…

Sweet Evelyn Rose and Life with Postpartum Depression

Happy Friday! It’s been SO long since I’ve given a little life update here.  So long, in fact, that our sweet little girl is over 5 months old and I…

One Room Challenge {Week 5} – Welcome Evelyn Rose

Happy Wednesday and welcome back to Week 5 of the One Room Challenge hosted by Linda from Calling it Home. A few short weeks ago, we started our second One…

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Making Joy in February

Good morning 🙂 Today I’m back to share some random ramblings about motherhood and family and to give you a glimpse of me and my family behind the blog. As…

Survey Results and Projects for 2017

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who completed last week’s reader survey. I was completely blown away by how positive and encouraging everyone’s responses were.  It’s so truly humbling to…

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Making Joy in January

What better time than the New Year to start new traditions here on the blog. There’s something about New Years that signifies a new beginning, a fresh start, a chance…

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Christmas Traditions: Decorating the Tree

The magic of Christmas is upon us.  And, what better way to experience the holiday season than through Christmas Traditions. This post was sponsored by At Home.  All thoughts and…

24 Stories for an Advent/Christmas Calendar Countdown (and Free Printable labels!)

Start a new holiday family tradition with an advent/Christmas calendar book countdown with 28 holiday books and free printable labels! So, this post should have been published like 2 weeks…