Be All The Things

I really don’t need to write anymore. This sums it all. Why do we feel the need to fit into a mold, a category, a box? In high-school it was labels and cliques. For adulthood its careers and hobbies. It’s cut and dry when it should be jagged and damp. Damp is fun, with out […]

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Ditch and Switch with me (Part One)

The new year is approaching quickly. I’m not one for New Years resolutions, but I am constantly trying to better myself and looking for ways to better my family. So here is a challenge for myself. I want to lead a healthier life, a more purposeful and aware life. WHO IS WITH ME?! Cool, so […]

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Baby’s First Halloween

We all want to make the holidays special for our little ones. Adding a tiny human to the chaos sometimes doesn’t pan out the way we envision in our head, and that is OKAY! I had the dreamiest Halloween planned out. We would keep it simple and dress up as Rosie the Riveter so I […]

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Thoughts From a Couch

Typically I would post a “Summer 2017” blog today. July 1, 2017 was the best day of my life due to the fact Raleigh Lauren was brought into this world on this day. End of summer post. I didn’t go many places or do many fun things, but I did have the best summer of […]

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10 Things to do When You’re in the Depths

Okay, I stole this phrase from one of my best friends. She likes to say she is in the depths of despair when she’s having a bad day or “in the depths” for short. I can’t be original all the time. Reminder to self: What to do while in the depths…. Get over yourself, it’s […]

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10 Home Favorites

If home is where the heart is, shouldn’t it reflect you and your family? I know I get so caught up in having the Pinterest perfect life. I want my home to be clean and bright like the popular filters. I want it to be worthy of thousands of likes on Instagram. Guess what. I’m […]

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Raleigh’s Room

As soon as we found out we were having a little girl, I went Pinterest crazy. I spent hours gathering ideas on how I wanted to create her space. I wanted something we could both enjoy. Something mellow and calming, but beautiful and inviting. I knew I wanted to take a slightly minimal approach. Minimalism […]

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The Truth About Essential Oils…

8.24.17 Dear Oil Diary, My Starter Kit of essential oils came in the mail a few days ago. Needless to say I have been experimenting ! Before that glorious package arrived, I did some research on essential oils and babies. I found some pretty terrifying things. Babies cannot tolerate a lot of the oils we […]

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Thieves Cleaner and Tangerine DIY !

8.16.17 Today I got a goodie box from my lovely enroller, Lorri. In the world of Young Living, an enroller is simply the person you signed up under to get the goods. I opened that box like a present on Christmas morning. I’m not going to list everything that is inside because I’m lazy and […]

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Baby Bucket List

I am slowly becoming that annoying mother who is only capable of talking about her kid. Most people these days begin having children in their thirties, and I am 23. Needless to say I am not a very relate-able person to my fellow peers these days. Barefoot ( mostly because shoes don’t fit anymore) and […]

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