Menu Planning Monday #76

Welcome to another Menu Planning Monday! Here I try to plan out healthy, EASY meals that will get me in and out of that kitchen as quickly as possible while still keeping our palettes satisfied. I must be having major Mexican food cravings as I have planned two meals this week which fall into that […]

Menu Planning Monday #47

Welcome to another Menu Planning Monday! Here I try to plan out healthy, EASY meals that will get me in and out of that kitchen as quickly as possible while still keeping our palettes satisfied. I am still currently dairy-free due to the little man, so most of the recipes I choose reflect that. And, […]

Bumpdate: Week 39 – The Final Countdown

How Far Along: 39 Weeks. It’s the final countdown! Symptoms: I pee easily. As in, if you make me laugh, I will probably pee. Let’s not laugh this week, okay? Embarrassing Moment: The fam and I were at the pumpkin patch and The Hubby made me crack up. So much so that I had to literally cross my […]

Bumpdate: Week 38 -Full Term and Feelin’ It

How Far Along: 38 weeks. Symptoms: Things are really ramping up over here. Last weekend it was hard for me to get to sleep for a couple of nights because the belly was cramping up. But, nothing consistent. I am also officially waddling as the baby’s head is LOW. At my last appointment, I was 1.5 cm […]

Cherishing the Belly – Boutique Maternity Photos

My husband does a great job in making me feel like a beautiful woman. He really does. But the times he has exceeded my expectations are when I am expecting. I can honestly say that he has never made me feel more beautiful than when I am toting around a baby belly. He truly loves […]

No Bake Energy Bites

With about a dozen cookies down the hatch to myself, I decided I needed something healthier that would take the edge off. And these babies did just that. I had all the ingredients on-hand, they were super quick to throw together and completely satisfied any cravings I had. Plus, my kids love these, too and […]

Sweet Gwyn Turns 5

Today, our Sweet Gwyn has turned five. And this is such a bittersweet birthday for me. I feel like five is the official birthday exiting toddler-hood and into being a full-blown kid. I have a KID. Looking back through the years this little babe has changed SO much. She is now a little lady. A […]

Menu Planning Monday #18

Welcome to Menu Planning Monday! Every week I try to plan healthy meals with like-items for our family as well as meals that don’t require a ton of ingredients or complicated steps. And if it can be thrown into a Crockpot, even better! Some of these recipes are new to me, too and have never […]

Cal’s 3rd Super-hero Birthday Party

Our Cal turned three a couple of weeks ago and he had a little super hero party with his buddies. I wanted to keep costs down, but still allow for him to have his family and friends around him to celebrate his special day in a way that he would enjoy. Below are the details! […]

Menu Planning Monday #10

Welcome to another week of planned-out meals! Here you will find our weekly menu along with the shopping list so that you don’t have to worry about it! I started doing this so that if I forgot my shopping list at home it can easily be accessed from my phone and so that I am […]