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  • Let It Go

    Motherhood, Parenting

    Balancing control in motherhood is never easy. Read on for tips about letting go of the unimportant! I’d always considered myself to be a pretty easy going person, until I had…

  • Raising Daughters

    Motherhood, Parenting

    Confession: Luke and I really wanted a girl with my first pregnancy.  Not only was I obsessed with the idea of dressing & cuddling a cute little mini-me, but we both come…

  • In Praise of Boring Moms

    Motherhood, Parenting, Video

    You know how all the “other” moms are always doing fun arts and crafts with their kids (clean floors be darned) and playing board games and giving their kids undivided attention…

  • Post Partum Shape Up – Month 2

    Fitness & Nutrition

    Get the details of the second month of my post-partum fitness plan, including real talk about setbacks, failures and discouragement! Ok, it’s time for some real talk.  This is always where…

  • Keeping Kids Alive at the Pool

    Motherhood, Parenting

    These tips for keeping kids safe at the pool has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JumpIntoSummer #CollectiveBias Over the past 12 years.…

  • Washed Clean

    Faith

    Happy 8th birthday and baptism day to our sweet Juliet! Today is Juliet’s 8th birthday!  We love this little girl so much and are so proud of who she’s turning out to…

  • Moving and Shaking

    Fitness & Nutrition

    These ideas for keeping kids active in the summer have been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #BlueLizardSummer   Remember back when you were…

  • Making Marriage Work

    Faith

    Marriage can and should be a life partnership with your best friend, but sometimes our spouse can drive us crazy! I’m sharing my 2 favorite tips for handling those moments and loving the other…

  • 8 Kids + Disneyland!

    Motherhood, Parenting, Video

    We survived taking the whole crew to Disneyland! Here are some of our goofs and a highlight video. We DID it!  We survived Disneyland with the whole crew!  I’m working on…