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Happy Mom

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by NBTY through their partnership with Circle of Moms by POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by Circle of Moms by POPSUGAR to write a post about NatureSmart Vitamins, all opinions are my own. I’ve mentioned several times that this is the summer of me. I’m sure in a lot of […]

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DIY Trick-or-Treat Halloween Tote

I’m participating in the #DesignSpaceStar competition. Creations are my own original artwork. Affiliate links are included. Creating a tote has to be one of my favorite ways to use my Cricut Explore™. You can get totes at the craft store for dirt cheap and use them for a million things. I have been creating printables for […]

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Creating With Your Children’s Work

I first shared Quinn’s tshirt with his handwriting on the blog a bit back. Today, as part of the #DesignSpaceStar competition, I’m going to share how you can get your child’s handwriting on your own creation. My team is working on fall projects and this shirt seems like the perfect Cricut project to kick off back-to-school. […]

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Teacher Tote

In the spring, I was lucky enough to guest post over at Tatertots & Jello. Today, I’m sharing with you my teacher tote–a perfect fit for our fall fashion/gear category in the #DesignSpaceStar challenge. I created this tote using our Teacher Appreciation printable, my Cricut Explore™ and iron-on black glitter. If you are interested in creating this […]

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Finding Our New Normal

Yesterday, post workout, I stopped by Target childless. It was magnificent and I might just keep hitting the gym if it means trips to Target by myself. While I was there I picked up a container for Quinn’s lunch. He will be starting Kindergarten on September 2. When I was a kid kindergarten was half […]

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Modeling Love

On July 15 we celebrated 8 years of marriage. We had no sitter lined up and no true plans. It was a Tuesday, after all. At first I was bummed. I think marriage is a pretty big deal. I think two people choosing each other, working day in and day out to make a household […]

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Being Intentional

With the convenience of my iPhone, I kind of stopped being intentional with my photographing. I can snap a photo whenever and with great ease. I am unbelievably grateful for this. But sometimes when things are easy, we forget to make them intentional. The other day, Ross and I were outside with just Hudson. That […]

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The Great Ice Cream Social

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by SONY through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about SONY, all opinions are my own. My sophomore year of college, second semester, days after turning 20–I walked in late to art class and grabbed the first available stool. It happened to […]

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Five Things Friday 3

Apparently if I name every five things Friday post, Five Things Friday — the internet gets confused, hence the 3. If you are dying to know what other five things you missed– checked back here: Five Things Friday 1 and Five Things Friday 2. 1. I cut my hair! After not doing anything with it […]

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Styling a Bookshelf

I love to decorate. I love having a place to display a little personality in my home, but I have kids soo…. Does this sentence even need to be finished? We live here. I mean LIVE here. They aren’t in school yet, we don’t have a play room. All the living and playing that a […]