Happy Monday

And… it’s Monday again. It’s a little gloomy here and rain has cancelled our morning park play date plans, but that gives me a chance to recoupe a little from the weekend. The house was clean on Friday but some how in the course of the weekend a couple bombs got dropped – not sure

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15 Things I Wasn’t Ready For Before Baby

1. Even though your pregnancy seemed easy, doesn’t mean your labor is going to go as smoothly. I really thought I’d be in one day and out the next with baby in tow. I had read about labor and delivery, I had gone to the birthing classes, I thought I had done my research. But

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Seriously The Best Calzones … EVER

  We think so and hope you will too. This recipe is one of our FAVORITES! It’s super easy and tastes amazing! **You will need to go for a really long run the next five nights after you eat it** I make my own pizza dough and it usually makes about four personal sized pizza’s

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Becoming a Chemical Free Home – The Introduction

Ever since having Sebastian, I have been ever so particular about how anything he touches gets cleaned. The thought of all the chemicals in what seemed like every cleaner scared me when I thought of Sebastian being exposed to them. I’ve never been a fan of cleaning products, something didn’t seem right to me when

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June Plank Challenge

This month I have decided to do a 30 day plank challenge. I am almost six-months postpartum and sadly haven’t been to the gym on a regular basis since my pregnancy. Luckily with having a very busy little boy and breastfeeding, I have had no problem loosing the baby weight. But my core is not

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21 Random Facts About Me

Welcome! I am so excited to be getting this blog up and running! It felt like June 1st would never get here and at the same time it came way to fast! I hope throughout my posts you will get to know me – my heart, my desires, what makes me tick and my personality.

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The Dance of Discontentment

Even if you firmly believe that 95% of the problems in your marriage are your husbands fault, are you willing to focus on the 5% that you do have control over? If someone had said that to me 2-3 years ago I would have probably laughed in your face and said “what problems?” Until they

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My Mom

Mother’s Day was a couple weeks ago and I just wanted to share how special my own mom is. Becoming a mother myself has really put a whole new perspective on life and the purpose behind a lot, if not most of our actions. Our children automatically come to mind in all decisions. How it

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My Prayer

This is a prayer that I wrote a very long time ago. I thought I’d share. “Father, every morning help me put on my armor. The armor you have given me, so that I can take my stand against the schemes of the devil. Precious Jesus, guide me everyday in the direction you want me

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