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Torrid

For the first time ever I shopped at Torrid the other day and let me just say, GIRRRRLLLL! If you are a curvy woman like me, wear a size 10 and up, this store is amazing! For the longest time I have wanted to wear overalls, but everywhere I went they were too big in… Continue reading Torrid

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My spiritual conviction

Recently I took the plunge and got a few tattoos. To you this may not be a big deal, but for me it’s pretty huge. See, what you don’t know is I am convicted of tattoos. God set for me this one rule and I broke it. For the longest time I’ve wanted tattoos. But,… Continue reading My spiritual conviction

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Time is a thief

currently I’m sitting outside writing while the kiddos are playing. Lilly is next to me wearing an adorable sun hat that she got from our baby shower; She looks ready for the beach! There are cherry blossom petals falling all around us. personally I think Cherry blossoms smell so bad, but the artificial scent is… Continue reading Time is a thief

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Learning to self love

The other day we decided to go to the mall. I haven’t shopped for clothes since we had Lilly, well I learned a lot about myself in a short 60 minutes. I learned that I still have a far way to go in my self love journey. I set a goal this year to love… Continue reading Learning to self love

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Guess what, mom? It’s gonna be OK! I promise!

When I was a first time mom I remember thinking to myself, “I’m a failure.” That’s what went through my head when I was told I couldn’t nurse our son, our new baby boy without a nipple shield. I had no idea what that was or what was going on. I just knew that my… Continue reading Guess what, mom? It’s gonna be OK! I promise!

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Should I breastfeed in church?

First I want to clarify that this post is not against formula feeding or bottle feeding. At all! At the end of the day a fed baby is best! And every mama is awesome, whether you nurse, bottle feed or formula feed! Should I breastfeed in church? You know, there are so many mixed answered… Continue reading Should I breastfeed in church?

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Thank the Lord for my shining stars 

Sitting here thinking about my little man and that he will be 4 this year. I think to myself, my baby will be 4!!??? Where has the time gone?! I do not have any regrets with how we’ve raised him. I do not regret letting him co-sleep, moving him into a toddler bed at 1.… Continue reading Thank the Lord for my shining stars