Baby J Newborn Photography


I said this already but this girl has stole our hearts….and our sleep.. haha She has been so fun already.  As if a thing that…  sleeps all day, demands to be fed on her time and pees in the middle of at least 50% of all diaper changes…could be fun.  She is! We got her…

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You guys I have been so bad at updating on the progress of our mother-in-law suite that we are building onto our house.  We affectionately call it The Suite Pecan. I am going to take you way back to see the before pictures of this place.  If you saw our kitchen remodel the before pics…

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The babe just turned 1 month old yesterday….what?  It feels like an eternity ago that she was born…while also feeling like it just happened yesterday. I love to be busy… Let me rephrase that….I love to be busy doing what I want to do. These past 4 weeks I have been busy…. doing things that…

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Birth Story- Meet Baby J

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Our world has been shaken, turned upside down… …Is it normal to say the last 3 1/2 weeks have felt like a dream? I looked at the baby last night and for the first time it felt REAL.  These past few weeks I have been a robot going through the motions….feed, burp, change diaper, close…

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You’re Enough Free Printable


I usually dont post on Sundays but with our recent addition to the family and with today being Mothers Day, I wanted to share a few thoughts. What is your favorite candy? I have many but one of my favorites that comes to mind is Swedish Fish.  The delicious red fish. I cannot eat Swedish…

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DIY Cement Bookends

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Hello hello!! Hope you are all having a fabulous week.  I have a question for you? Have you ever crafted with cement before? If you haven’t, you should! It’s such an easy medium to work with and there are so, so many different projects to make with it. Today I am going to show you how to…

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Full Maternity Photo Shoot

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Maybe you heard over on Instagram that the baby came!   We are beyond excited…and happy…and thrilled…and above all TIRED. I have the most wonderful mom in the world who came down and spent an entire week with me…getting up at night to help us take care of the baby….I am truly blessed. She left today…

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Eclectic Bohemian Patio Refresh

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The weather is warming up here.  I love it….that is until it starts to get above 100, then it’s not so fun. We have been focusing so much on making the inside of our house pretty that I have been neglecting the outside….like bad…bad. We finally got some new sod laid in the backyard, which…

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Hanging Gutter Planter

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Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend.  Last week you might remember when I gave you a sneak peek at April’s Home Depot DIH workshop.  Today I am excited to share with you all the details on what they will be making this month. Mark your calendar for April 21st  at 6:30 so…

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Maternity Photo Shoot Sneak Peek


My due date is fast approaching…9 days and counting.  My to-do list is getting smaller and I am thrilled to have gotten almost everything done that I wanted too. On my last pregnancy I was so excited to meet the little muffin that I didn’t really take the time to enjoy being pregnant…. does that…

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DIY Hanging Planter

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You guys I love my job…. I get to work with the  most amazing people, truly. I have been working on a super fun project.  The coolest part is that you can learn how to make one too! This post is sponsored by The Home Depot.  All opinions and things that make my DIY life easier…

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DIY Driftwood Jewelry Holder

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      A little while ago I was up visiting my parents.  Miss A and I decided to go for a hike along the reservoir.  We took Mazie, the dog, and it was a blast. We started our walk at the point where the mountain water feeds into the lake.  It was such a…

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Breaking Point

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I am officially 8 months pregnant…my feet are swollen all the time…I get up at least once per night to go potty. My waddle walk is at an all time waddle…. But, I have been happy and determined to rock this pregnancy. Because honestly, I need to be grateful that I am even pregnant, and…

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