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I Was Meant To Be A Boy Mom

Growing up,Β being a mom was definitely on top of my list of “Things to Accomplish.” I’ve always been a family oriented girl and was so thankful for my mom staying home with me when I was young. Even during college I knew my educationΒ and finding a job was important, but having a lifelong career and… Continue reading I Was Meant To Be A Boy Mom

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Why I’m Not a Fashionista Mom + A Giveaway to Win LulaRoe Leggings! (Now closed)

Being a stay at home mom means I wear a lot of pajama pants or athletic pants (because the pajamas are in the wash, let’s be honest). Skinny jeans were my first love, and if I feel like getting fancy or I need to be presentable in public, I’ll throw on my favorite pair with… Continue reading Why I’m Not a Fashionista Mom + A Giveaway to Win LulaRoe Leggings! (Now closed)

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Entertaining the Littles Without Losing Your Mind

I am not a Pinterest mom. If you are a Pinterest mom – mad respect. Making homemade play-dough, slime and setting up activity stations are all well and fun for those with the patience to do so. I am not one of those moms. Don’t get me wrong, I love playing with my boys. If… Continue reading Entertaining the Littles Without Losing Your Mind

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Kitchen Updates, Tiny Pantry Renovation & IKEA Cabinets

This is what our kitchen looked like when we bought our house. I added the wainscotting as an attempt to update the original cabinets and make them taller. Turns out I suck at carpentry! Forgive the grainy picture, I didn’t think I’d be posting this to a blog at some point in the future. Summer… Continue reading Kitchen Updates, Tiny Pantry Renovation & IKEA Cabinets

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Slow Cooker Green Chili Stew & Cornbread

Sunshine has finally returned after two weeks of rain here in Austin. It’s finally cooled down to a chilly 72 degrees (sarcasm, though here it is basically sweater weather)!   Our family absolutely must celebrate the change in seasons with Slow Cooker Green Chili Stew. The boys are too little and picky to enjoy this… Continue reading Slow Cooker Green Chili Stew & Cornbread