Category Archives: Reviews

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Stitchfix August Box- What I Love, What I Don’t

A rundown of what I loved and what I didn’t in my August Stitch Fix box.View full post »

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Favorite Breastfeeding Products & Tips, Plus Video

I’m sharing some of my favorite breastfeeding products, tips, and advice.View full post »

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Puppy Themed 1st Birthday Party

A huge thanks to Minted for sponsoring Lowell’s birthday party and this post! Lowell is always happy. His open mouth smiles, andView full post »

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Carter’s Is Hipper Than I Remember – And a Giveaway

This post is sponsored by Carter’s. If you like free kids clothes, maybe stick around to check out the $50 giveaway at the bottomView full post »

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Stitch Fix, Fix My Sad Closet

Last year I got an invite to a fashion blogger thing in L.A. I laughed from inside the warmth of my hoodie, and pushed my greasy hair backView full post »

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Rendi Story Boards- A Photo Solution & Giveaway

My oldest child is only 6 years old, but technology has changed so much since he was born. The majority of the photos I took of him as aView full post »

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Some Crib Mattresses Make Better Trampolines

As much as I try to stick to daytime working hours the days all 3 kids are in their summer program, nighttime work is inevitable manyView full post »

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What I Would & Wouldn’t Do Again At Disney World

Lessons learned for me going forward because yes, I definitely want to go back. Soon! Here are some things I would do again: ScheduleView full post »

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Tips For Packing For Disney World

I probably stressed more about packing for this trip than any other trip I’ve taken. I’m glad I put a little thought into it,View full post »

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Inexpensive Disney Souvenirs That Rock

Let me start this post by saying this is not the definitive guide to souvenirs at Disney. We were there for 2 days with one kid, soView full post »

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Tips For A Disney Experience Beyond Princesses

I started to title this Magic Kingdom For Boys, but that’s narrow. I’m sure there are a lot of girls out there who aren’tView full post »

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How To Get Great Pictures At Disney World

I took my 6 year old son and my mom on a short trip to Disney World last week, and came home with a notebook full of tips and tricks IView full post »

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A Facebook Celebration and a Shutterbag Giveaway!

When I started blogging 6 years ago, I never, ever, ever thought more than a handful of people would read it. And I never intended thatView full post »

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There’s A New Baby In Town- The Birth Announcement

 New Baby In Town birth announcement design by Minted.com  So these went out this weekend. Finally. (Which is more than I can say forView full post »

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Google It- On Tech & Parenting

“Is his belly button supposed to bleed like that after the cord comes off?” “I don’t know. Let me GoogleView full post »

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A Dallas Great Wolf Lodge Staycation- Because I’m Too Pregnant To Leave

About halfway into this pregnancy, I thought, “Oh, we simply MUST take the children to the beach this summer!” I envisionedView full post »

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Tutorial: Organize With Chalkboard Paint

This tutorial is sponsored by Lullaby Paints. The idea is my own (and I’m really excited to share it with you), so are all theView full post »

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Operation 3 Car Seats and a $100 Giveaway

3 kids can sometimes seem like A LOT of kids. Mostly when I remember I only have 2 arms, or when I recall there are only 2 grown ups inView full post »

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The Big Bedroom Makeover Giveaway!

I had SO much fun re-doing our wretched master bedroom this month. Okay, maybe it wasn’t “fun” while we were doing it,View full post »

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Sippy Cup Love- Re Play Recycled No-Spill Cups

Last week I headed to Target for 2 things, and one of them was not new sippy cups. But, in my defense, we did actually NEED them. I justView full post »

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Our Bedroom Finally Looks Civilized- The Reveal

It was a long week of home renovations. Per usual, I always grossly underestimate how much time and energy a project will take. We wereView full post »

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Making Our Bedroom More Magical, Less Frat House

If this were an episode of Cribs, I’d be all, “This is where the magic happens!” And then you’d be like,View full post »

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A Half Decade Celebration Done Right With The Frisco RoughRiders

The Frisco RoughRiders baseball team provided a birthday party for Kendall in exchange for this post. All pictures and opinions are myView full post »

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Crappy Pictures

Just got back from our annual road trip to St. Louis to visit family. If you’re imagining me typing this from a sea of unpackedView full post »

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Making Baby Food Easy- For Home And On The Go

It’s a few minutes out until today’s D Living episode airs. I was in the studio on Wednesday, and recorded a couple segmentsView full post »

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The Windows Phone Is Making Me An Awesome Wife

Scott and I couldn’t be more opposite sometimes. He’s an early riser, I like to stay up late. He’s a letter-of-the-lawView full post »

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She’s A Force

“A squirrel, a squirrel! Dere!” she pointed. She followed it with her eyes, traced it with her fingers on the window. SheView full post »

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I’m In The Mood For Love And To Give Away Windows Phones

Love is in the air, right? No? More like snow is in the air and on the ground and OMG SOMEBODY BETTER SHOVEL THAT SOON? I mean, not forView full post »

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Pregnancy Essentials

Today I got to talk with Texas Living about a few of my pregnancy essentials this time around. Granted, there are many more I didn’tView full post »

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Meal Planning Success!

Last night I made quite possibly one of the best dinners ever… for me. (The bar is pretty low to begin with.) And the night beforeView full post »

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How To Win At Life With The Help of Soap- SoapBox Soaps

More than 3,000 children’s lives could be saved every day with something as simple as a bar of soap and clean water. – SoapBoxView full post »

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Trying To Fight Overdoing Christmas

I struggle a bit with this season, especially as the kids get older. I’m pulled between the urge (which I think is just engrained inView full post »

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Turn Your Photos Into Stories- Photobucket Stories

Sometimes we need more than just a Facebook photo album and picture captions to tell the story of an event. Sometimes we need a digitalView full post »

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The Big CoolSculpting Reveal

Excuse me while I puke from anxiety. You guys? I have never, ever, ever liked showing my stomach in the company of close friends at a poolView full post »

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Home Reno: Sometimes It’s Just The Little Things (And A Moen Giveaway!)

We’ve been spending a lot of time in the bathroom lately. It’s kinda like a toddler magnet. Leyna’s really into using theView full post »

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Shop Small on Saturday

I am as guilty as it gets when it comes to getting swept up in the hype of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. I’ve sat in lines outsideView full post »