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A Very Merry Christmas

December 28, 2018

Last year was Theodore’s first Christmas. He was only a few weeks old at the time, but we tried our best to keep it festive even though we were exhausted new parents. This year we’re still exhausted, but Theodore could enjoy Christmas a bit more since he is now 12 months old. I still can’t believe we have a toddler in the house. We noticed that every time we would turn on Christmas music Theodore would start to sway and…

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Book Club

Book Review: Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis

December 13, 2018

FINALLY! A book review! I know you’ve been waiting years for this and it has finally come! Honestly, having a baby really derails a lot of your goals due to lack of time and energy, so I’m really happy I can slowly get back to writing!  I couldn’t think of a better book to start off with than “Girl, Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis. I never heard of Rachel Hollis before reading this book. One of my best friends…

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Motherhood Realness: 12 Months Postpartum

December 4, 2018

When I started with these postpartum posts I always intended for them to end at a year and that time has come. This will be my last post about my journey through this first year of motherhood. I will, of course, post mommy related things in the future, but not as a monthly update. As I look back at these 12 months I’m not sure how to feel about it. It’s definitely a milestone for both Theodore and I. He’s…

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A Letter to Theodore on Your First Birthday!

December 2, 2018

My Dearest Sweet Theodore, I’ve spent a lot of time over the last month thinking about what I would say on your first birthday. You will have many birthdays to celebrate in the future, but the first one is so special. I don’t have the appropriate words to describe just how much I love you and how much you mean to me. It’s impossible because anytime I try, the words aren’t strong or deep enough. So let me try to…

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Food Lifestyle

Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo with Sun-dried Tomatoes and Broccoli

November 14, 2018

Dinner is hard to make when you have a baby running around so I’m always looking for recipes that is delicious and quick! This is my spin on chicken fettuccine Alfredo with sun-dried tomatoes and broccoli. I made the Alfredo sauce from scratch and used a store bought rotisserie chicken and frozen broccoli to save time. It took 15 minutes, enjoy!     …

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