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don't let anybody tell you it's not important

When I was expecting baby #2 (who we now lovingly know as Everly), a lot of second time parents gave me advice. Most of it was along the lines of, "you'll realize that nothing you thought was important with your first child is important for the second." I was told everything from decorating a nursery… Continue Reading →

everly: 3 months

monthly baby growth photos 3 months

I'm a little (well, a lot) late with Everly's 3 month post - maybe I just don't want to admit that my baby is growing up so fast! She continues to be the easiest baby - incredibly HAPPY and full of joy! She totally goes with the flow to keep up with our busy family. [...]

tom and chee omaha

Last week I had the opportunity to try one of Omaha's newest restaurants, Tom+Chee! And to be totally honest, I've already been back three times…. 3! I first saw Tom+Chee on an episode of Shark Tank (total Friday night guilty pleasure), so I was super excited to hear that the franchise was expanding into Omaha. [...]

top 5 yoga poses for breastfeeding moms

Like many mamas, I've had varying degrees of back pain since having baby Everly (well, since getting pregnant really). The demands of motherhood can do a number on our bodies, and I know breastfeeding is partly to blame. I spend countless hours hunched over trying to get in a good position for Everly to nurse. My [...]

101 ways to use huggies wipes

As a mom, you quickly learn that toddlers are basically tiny, adorable tornados of messes. Eleanor is constantly making mini catastrophes for me to clean up, so I'm always reaching for a package of wipes. Lately my little mess maker has been more than happy to help clean up - "wipe please Mom!" Sometimes I swear [...]

a bridal fiesta

bridal fiesta

Happy Monday! It's a rainy day here in Omaha - maybe it will help cut some of this crazy heat! We had an awesome weekend back in Iowa! We road tripped to my parents' house on Saturday before heading into Des Moines on Sunday morning. My best friend from high school is getting married this [...]

7 reasons you should try infant massage

I did infant massage with Eleanor when she was little, but it's a routine I haven't started with baby Everly yet. After talking to Taron (our FAVORITE yoga instructor at Mommy Fitness who is also a Licensed Massage Therapist) about the benefits of infant massage, I'm definitely making it a priority again!  Just 15 minutes a [...]

finding YOU time as a stay at home mom

Being a stay at home mom means that family time, work time, and personal time are continually blurred. How can we find margin in our days to do something truly meaningful for ourselves? As you know, I'm a stay at home mom to two young girls. We aren't to the point of soccer games or [...]

homemade banilla frozen yogurt

Making frozen treats can be just as fun as eating them! All it takes is your favorite Stonyfield yogurt, some yummy mix-ins, and a bit of space to run and play :) Stonyfield sent us this awesome Ice Cream Ball from YayLabs! You get to PLAY with a ball and make frozen treats at the same [...]


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