Maxi Skirt with Pockets

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I just finished this Maxi Skirt that I made for our upcoming trip to Colorado. After buying a pattern and then being appauled that it called for 3 yards :0 of fabric and was going to end up costing me … [Read more...]

Furniture Makeover

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Last summer I wanted to give our bedroom a little make over and decided to paint all of our bedroom furniture. I think I started working on everything back in October and I just now got around to … [Read more...]

A Rescue Party

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Jackson has been super into rescue missions lately so Michael came up with the idea to do a rescue birthday party! I looked online for some ideas and we came up with a fun fireman rescue themed … [Read more...]

Felix’s Birth Story


Here I am at about 37 weeks pregnant on the left and with 5 day old Felix on the right! (photo by Ari Jones) The night before I went into labor I noticed about 4 super mild cramps each about 9 … [Read more...]

Big Families In Small Houses

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Back when we were pregnant with our 3rd I knew that our son (about 3 at the time and daughter about 1 1/2 were going to need to share a room. I was so nervous about putting them together and thought … [Read more...]

My Crazy Crew

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We had a little impromptu photo shoot in the back yard yesterday and I am dying over some of these faces. So many good ones, so I tried to pick my absolute favorites to share :) … [Read more...]

Isabel’s “throw back” birthday party


The party was back in July, however the times I get to sit down at the computer to actually blogged are few and far between so here are a few pictures from Isabel's 3rd birthday! The first birthday … [Read more...]

Owen’s Birthday! -6 months late

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Just to clarify..the party was on time I am just sharing the pictures 6 months late :)We had a circus themed party for Owen's 1st birthday party. It was a great time with lots of little ones running … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Patch

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Just a few of my favorites from taking the kids to the Farm Patch Pumpkin Patch! … [Read more...]

Kids Helping Kids–Bags and Bows

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For the next week and a half Jackson and Isabel are partnering with Mercy Project in a fundraiser for  Kids Helping Kids.  If you have not heard about Mercy Project you really need to check it out. … [Read more...]