Being Induced Was Not In My Birth Plan, But May Be My Reality

I’m at 41 weeks today. We went to the doctor yesterday, with high hopes that I would be dilated and the doctor could scrape my membranes. Scraping the membranes could potentially send me into labor. Unfortunately, I am not dilated yet. My doctor will not let me go past 41 1/2 weeks. She explained to … Read More

Her Tropical Paradise Nursery

Her Tropical Paradise Nursery

┬áHave I mentioned that I love everything tropical? I knew if we were having a girl, that I wanted to do a tropical theme nursery. Here’s a peak into our little girl’s room. I am obsessed with this wallpaper print. I knew I wanted to incorporate it into our house somehow, so why not our … Read More

Cranberry Lemon Glazed Muffins

Cranberry Lemon Glazed Muffins

Since cranberries are in season, let’s live it up! I found this recipe because I was looking for new ways to use fresh cranberries. I always buy too many when I make my cranberry pie. You would think I would learn after 10 years! Anyway, I found this recipe so I gave it a shot. … Read More

Our Beach Maternity Shoot

Our Beach Maternity Shoot

When I first found out we were pregnant, I didn’t think we would be the type to do a maternity shoot. When I was getting married, I didn’t have a wedding shower, didn’t have a big Bachelorette weekend, didn’t have a big day of wedding dress shopping. I don’t like all of that attention. However, … Read More

40 Weeks!

40 Weeks!

I have hit my 40 week mark! Baby apparently did not get the memo that she was to arrive today. So, we play the waiting game. When I went to the doctor, she let me know that I am not dilated and the baby has not dropped. Good news is, my cervix is soft. Maybe … Read More

What’s In My Hospital Bag

What’s In My Hospital Bag

I am so ready for this baby to come! But I still need to pack my hospital bag. So, what do I do put in this bag? I have read multiple blogs, talked to all of my mom friends, and have come up with a solid bag plan. Hopefully my research will simplify your packing, … Read More

DIY Seashell Tree Topper

DIY Seashell Tree Topper

I spent my Black Friday crafting! A quick and fun idea I had, was to make my own tree topper. You guessed it, tropical themed! I saw these fun seashell tree toppers at a local fair over the weekend, and realized they were pretty simple to make. So, I went to Hobby Lobby and got … Read More

DIY Tropical Wreath

DIY Tropical Wreath

As you may or may not know, I am obsessed with everything tropical! Flamingos, pineapples, palm trees….everything! So in order to stay with this theme, I decided to make a tropical wreath for the holidays. And it was quite simple! First, I went to Hobby Lobby on Black Friday. Which I truly thought would be … Read More

What I Am Doing To Prepare My Body For Labor

What I Am Doing To Prepare My Body For Labor

The countdown begins! I am 37 weeks, which means that I am at full term. The baby could come at any time now, because that due date your doctor gave you, is just a guess. So it’s time to make sure I am prepared for labor. I’m not talking about packing my hospital bag, although … Read More

The Perfectly Easy Holiday Pie

The Perfectly Easy Holiday Pie

Do yourself and your family a favor, and make this Cranberry Walnut Pie! I have been making this pie every Thanksgiving for over 10 years. I have tried to make other pies, but my family just won’t let it happen. It’s a tradition that we all look forward to! This pie is perfect for the … Read More

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