Ya Look Good Girl

Molly Smith Photography
Pregnancy—the mother of all rollercoasters. What an amazing gift to experience but what a toll it takes on the body! Our culture, especially among certain social classes, makes no secret of how crucial it is to be skinny, tight, and fit before, during, and after pregnancy. Why is there such pressure put on women? It makes me cringe at the comments I hear people make about other women, especially during a time they are growing another human life within. And don’t think this is a fat girl post, this is for all you naturally skinny gals too!

#MomFails



Motherhood--we all enter striving for perfection and we all fall short at some point along the way. We do the best we can but in the end we are human and we will make mistakes. Grab some popcorn, sit down, and allow me to share some of my e p i c mom fails.

Reasons I Love My Husband More as a Father




When you imagine yourself as parents you picture the ideal parent sweet, loving, patient and calm. Wrong! Everything changes once that little baby enters the world and turns your life upside down. When you were thinking of what a great parent you would be you forgot to factor in exhaustion, smelly diapers and spit up. Now, somehow your perfect idea of a parent has gone out the window and reality has hit you like a ton of bricks. However, through this crazy experience you and your partner find out so much more about yourselves and each other than you ever thought possible. Here are 5 reasons I love my husband more today than before we had a baby.

Breastfeeding Necessities




                         


 Breastfeeding can be an incredibly rewarding and frustrating experience. You experience many ups and downs but in the end its all worth it. I breastfed my daughter for a year and have personally used all these products. They made my breastfeeding journey easier. So I created a list of breastfeeding essentials to help make your experience a little easier. 

"First Baby Shoes"


How time fly it feels like I was just in the hospital about to give birth. How in the world is my baby starting to walk now?? The days go by so fast and here we are with a 15 month old that can walk!! So you know what that means, time to go buy shoes. I’m not talking any kind of shoes. She needs a good pair of shoes that she can walk in all day long..check out this awesome pair I came across!

Why my Child Will Play Sports and Yours Should Too!



Will you push your child to play sports? There are 2.6 million fewer kids playing sports in the last 5 years. This topic has been proven to be very controversial. I believe having a child play sports helps develop life skills and characteristics that are crucial for a full life. Read more for some life lessons children will encounter while playing sports.

Fourth of July Fashion



Fourth of July is easily one of my favorite holidays what’s there not to love BBQ’s, lying by the pool, fireworks and celebrating the love of our country with family and friends. Who doesn’t love representing the good ole USA by wearing red, white and blue. We have put together some outfits that will represent our country but also that you can wear all summer long because lets get real here who wants an outfit you can only wear once? I think we all have better things to spend our money on!