Oh Christmas Tree, How I Love These Ornaments!!

We were helping my Brother in Law and Sister in Law put up their Christmas Tree last week and my husband made a comment about how we need more ornaments! We told him they had 2 more children than we did that are all much older than Penelope AND about 10 years of marriage on…

Penelope’s Teamson Play Kitchen

It’s the most wonderful time of the yearrrr!! Santa and I spoke this year and we decided THIS was the perfect year to get Penelope a Play Kitchen!! 😉 That’s when we found Teamson!! I’m a little OCD about our home matching, including Penelope’s toys!! Which is why I loveeee Teamson!! They have modern options for their toys and…

Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas

I love to be a little extra! Shocker!! I know!! I love shopping for Christmas Gifts! I’m almost done actually! I have 3 gifts left to buy! HOWEVER!!! I am terrible at surprises! Once I buy something, I’m ready to give it to that person! I love to put meaning behind each gift! Lot’s of…

Christmas Bucket List for the Family

Fall is coming to an end && we had so much fun! BUT this means my ABSOLUTE FAVORITE TIME OF THE YEAR IS HERE!!! Time to bring out the Christmas Tree and let the fun begin!!! I’ve created a list of fun ideas for you to do with your little ones this Christmas!! Activities: Put the…

Homemade Apple Pie

Between my Grandmother && Sister in Law’s Baking skills, I feel bad for my husband that I didn’t get that gene!! 😉 Lucky for YOU though, they keep sharing their recipes with y’all through me!!! 🙌🏼 Maybe I’ll catch on one day!! Until then, are you looking for a last minute pie && dessert to…

Best Black Friday Deals of 2018

Are you a Black Friday Shopper?? Search all of the ads? Make a plan? Start your Christmas Shopping!? Throw some elbows? Seen some fights? What’s on YOUR MUST HAVE list?! I’ve looked around on the biggest retailers websites for the best deals for Black Friday and for their ads!! Everything from TV’s to Toys!!! Here…

Family Christmas Photos 2018

I LOVE taking photos! As you know!! I take photos of EVERYTHING!! I’m extremely sentimental about things and I love to capture the moment! Life goes by way too quickly! PLUS if you have littles, you know how lucky you are if you can get photos of them looking at the camera, smiling at the…

Traveling on Road-Trips with Baby and Family!

With the holidays here, lots of people are getting ready to travel!! I was always pretty proud of myself for keeping my bags to a minimum, but that was definitely BEFORE Baby! This thanksgiving I have 5 total bags JUST for Baby and myself!!! For myself, I normally thought, eh I’ll get by if I…

New Life Refuge Ministries Day of Giving

If you follow us, you’ve seen us mention this organization multiple times before!! It’s one that is very near and dear to our hearts!! So we wanted to share this incredible opportunity with all of our followers!! New Life Refuge Ministries has been included in the 2018 Coastal Bend Day of Giving!! Learn more about…

My Favorite Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Thanksgiving is the reason I keep avoiding starting a diet this time of year! I can make it through Halloween easily, but between our Friendsgiving Parties and Thanksgiving, FORGET ABOUT IT!!!! Even on Thanksgiving, we do a late BIG lunch and then for dinner, it’s left overs! I HATE left overs, but there is just…