Mabel’s First Dance Class

Mabel Ballet - Toddler Tap and Ballet Class

This morning rolled around and guess what?  It was Mabel's first day of toddler ballet and tap class.  Pretty exciting! But I'm pretty sure I was more excited than she was like another toddler milestone and she was just along for the ride.  Lol! So let me give you the play by play and just a heads up, all my photos were from before and after class.  I didn't want to be the mom … [Read More...]

Enjoying Our Backyard…Without Wasps!


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hot Shot® Insecticides. We've been in our new house for about a month now and one thing I've learned about South Carolina = there are a TON of bugs here.  Not all bugs are bad...but I don't mess … [Read More...]

Did I Really Just Do That?


I had a whole post ready to write and share with you all yesterday but I never got around to it...but I have a legit excuse (and don't you worry, the original post is a funny Mabel post and it'll be up over the next few days). So get ready to sit … [Read More...]

Off To The Midwives’ We Go

Week 12 / 13

Here we go again...round #2! Last week we ventured out to our first meeting with our new birth center here in South Carolina...and I was nervous!  Not sure why, I've done this before and I've even had midwives before.  I guess I was just … [Read More...]

Step2 Neat & Tidy Cottage II Giveaway


I know, the blog has been full of giveaways recently...but seriously, I'm hoping you're loving all the fun stuff!  As a Step2 Ambassador, I'm super thrilled to be included in this giveaway and hope you'll take a minute to enter to win your little … [Read More...]

Pampers Summer Gift Pack {Giveaway}

Mabel's Picnic

Pampers was awesome enough to send over a great summer picnic kit packed to the brim with goodies in celebration of their new baby wipes and designs!  We put it immediately to use since we're finally getting settled into our new home and enjoying our … [Read More...]

Box Tops for Education

Box Tops for Education

Heads up! This is a sponsored post for a great cause! Get your Box Tops for Education from Food Lion® and raise money for your local school! For those of you with kiddos who are in school, I hope you'll take the time to read this entire post. The … [Read More...]

Pregnancy Recap…The First Trimester

11 weeks - baby is the size of a lime

Since I kept this pregnancy a secret for almost all of the first trimester, I figured a recap would be good for those of you who are interested.  ;) I hit the glorious 12 week mark tomorrow and welcome the start of the 2nd trimester.  Maybe I … [Read More...]

Listerine + Chevron Print = Fresh!


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Listerine for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Yes...this post is about Listerine (and yep, that's our new bathroom). But let's face it...mouthwash, we all need it and we all should … [Read More...]

What’s Shakin’ Bacon?

let's go for a ride

I'm so far behind on updates that it's not even funny. But I guess it's kind of expected with moving.  :) So let me share what I've been up to the past few days... We had the joy of living in a hotel last Monday through Friday.  Me + husband … [Read More...]

I’ve Been Keeping a Secret…

Super Hero Pregnancy Announcement

With all of the craziness of selling our home, living in limbo in Maryland, and now moving to South Carolina...there is something that I haven't shared with you all yet. No...Mabel isn't Clark Kent.  ;) But I for sure had a lot of fun … [Read More...]