If You Want Him to “Take the Picture,” Then Stop Complaining

In the past month or so I have come across three or four social media posts that have gone somewhat viral. These posts have all had the exact same sentiment and it has been directed at dads. They are written by moms who are asking, short of begging, their husbands to take pictures of them with their children. These posts have been shared repeatedly because Continue reading

Must Have Mondays

Must Have Mondays – Issue 17

Heyyyyyy! It’s been a little while, but I’m so happy to be sharing a Must Have Mondays post with you today!

If this is the first Must Have Mondays post you’ve ever seen, let me explain real quick! It is a series here on the blog that runs on any given Monday (used to be every other Monday, but that honestly became a bit daunting!) It always includes a recipe, a Continue reading

The Cutest {At Home} Daddy/Daughter Date

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Last weekend I surprised my daughter, Adalynn, and my husband, John with surprises “from one another.” She had an early Father’s Day present for him (…that I obviously picked out; I just couldn’t wait any longer!) and I had set up a tea party and park time for Adalynn and him to spend some quality time together.

Oh my goodness, you guys! It was even cuter than Continue reading

To: My Friends Without Kids, From: Your Mom Friend

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To: My Friends Without Kids –

You know who you are and I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart! You’ve stuck by me in a phase of my life you don’t understand and quite frankly, neither do I! I want to take a few minutes to thank you and, honestly, to beg you, more or less, to not stray. I promise deep down I’m the friend you met and knew long before I was a mommy.ย  Continue reading