Hurricane Irma Update

September 10, 2017

Hi Friends! First of all, thank you for all of the emails and messages sending your support and concerns. I would have updated here sooner, but I’ve been having trouble accessing the site’s login page. If you’re seeing this message, that means I finally got in – woo hoo! – let’s hope it stays that more »

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Sail Away With Me

August 29, 2017

Welcome to my happy place. A few months ago my parents offered to watch Annalynn for a weekend. When someone offers to take your kid for a weekend, it’s recommended that you not waste any time confirming a date and booking a much-needed trip away. I’m pretty sure we booked the 3-night cruise less than more »

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My Home Gym

August 15, 2017

Recently Derek and I started making the conscious effort to tighten up our spending habits. We’re in the process of searching for a new house (that’s another post for another day…) and would like to fatten up our savings account before making a down payment. What does that mean? Less dinners out, more coupons at more »

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Girls’ Weekend

July 25, 2017

My sister, sister-in-laws, and I have been dying to do a girls’ weekend for over a year now. We’ve gushed on multiple occasions how much fun it would be to leave the husbands and kids behind for a night out on the town. Of course, nothing came of it until a couple of months ago more »

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Typhoon Lagoon with a Toddler

July 17, 2017

One of my absolute favorite parts of being a mom is breaking from routine and taking my daughter on new adventures. Whether it be a random evening swim, heading straight to the park after daycare, or exploring a new spot on the weekend –  I love seeing her face light up when we take a more »

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Haven’t Been This Sore In A While

July 10, 2017

Man, am I sore today! Everything hurts. My arms hurt, my legs hurt, it hurts to laugh, it hurts to sit, and a co-worker had to help me out of a bean bag chair in the conference room because my legs almost gave out when I tried to do it myself (it was a hilarious more »

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