Tips For A Less Stressed Weekly Routine With Kids

Tips For A Less Stressed Weekly Routine With Kids

Getting into the groove after coming off of maternity leave took a little adjustment.  I'm not going to lie, the mornings and the evenings are controlled chaos a lot of the time.  Everyone needs something right now, a lot of the time simultaneously.  There are a few key things we do each week that have [...]

Emerson James – Two Years Old!

Emerson James – Two Years Old!

Big boy Emerson turned TWO on Sunday, November 4th.  It just blows my mind that we have a two year old now.  He's our Mr. Independent, social butterfly, all-boy, total mama's boy, sweet buddy. Milestones//Special Moments: using short sentences in his vocabulary // very good at using eating utensils, but hasn't 100% mastered a big boy [...]

2018 Pumpkin Patch

2018 Pumpkin Patch

I love traditions and especially ones that I can make with my kids.  Last year, we brought Emerson to this pumpkin patch to pick out his first pumpkin and it was totally adorable.  This year, we came back and more fun was had! Only in the south is it nearly 90 degrees outside when you [...]

Joanna Gaines Childrens Clothing Memory Box Concept

Joanna Gaines Childrens Clothing Memory Box Concept

Several months ago while Joanna Gaines and I were both still pregnant 🙂 she posted on her Instagram account that she was going through boxes of her children's old clothing.  She mentioned the idea of only saving one box per child of their old clothes.  Wow, one box!  That seems crazy, considering I have MANY [...]

Life Lately – Middle of Maternity Leave

Life Lately – Middle of Maternity Leave

Hey y'all!  Still living the summertime maternity leave dream over here.  I was on maternity leave during the opposite season with Emerson which was November, December and January.  That time was good - with all the holidays.  But summer maternity leave is wonderful! What have we been up to the last week or two? Last [...]

Introducing … Elliott Kennedy Mast

Introducing … Elliott Kennedy Mast

She's here! On June 27th at 4:36 a.m. Elliott Kennedy Mast made her grand appearance.  We are overwhelmed with joy to announce her arrival!  Sweet girl weighed 6 lbs. 7 oz. and was 19 3/4 inches long.  She is healthy, happy and loved!  Thank you for all the well wishes and we are excited to [...]