Raising Kids Away From Family: Pros, Cons + Tips

I always knew I wanted to live in the south, particularly North Carolina. I grew up going to North Carolina beaches, so this place has…

Baby Essentials for 6-12 Months

Have you ever realized how much the needs of your baby can change within months? They’re barely sitting up one minute, and then all of…

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Hi friends! I'm Lauren - new mom, wife, nurse and homeowner.

Here you'll find a little bit of everything about motherhood, pregnancy, recipes, home, style, budgeting + other life topics. I hope I can spread a little bit of inspiration to your life. Don't forget to say hello!

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Diaper Rash vs Yeast Rash: Causes and Treatments

Recently, I was overcome with extreme mom guilt. You know how as a mom you try everything you can to prevent your baby from hurting.…

Summer Morning Routine with a Toddler

I love mornings. I love how she snuggles up against me, still tired-eyed and barely awake. We grab one of her favorite books and cuddle…

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Simple Bee Themed First Birthday

Ya’ll…I cannot believe I have a one year old. It truly is so surreal. We decided to celebrate her birthday in our home state of…

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Weaning From Breastfeeding: Schedule + Tips

I remember rocking her in my arms as I nursed her one last time. At this point she was only nursing for about five minutes…

Road Trip with a Baby Tips

Hadleigh has been subjected to many road trips in her one year of life. Because of this, I have gathered quite a few road trip…

To the Mom Who Had a Hard Day

Today was a hard day. Nothing went how I imagined it would go. I had all these plans and lists of to-dos. Errands, cleaning, preparing…

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How to Survive Solo Parenting When Your Spouse Travels

It’s that time of year again. When it starts to get warm my husband’s field work tends to increase. He is a civil engineer who…

First Year of Motherhood Lessons and Truths

The first year of motherhood is so special. I have learned an incredible amount about myself and parenting. If you have multiple kids you might…

Unique Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2019

Last year I received the best Mother’s Day gift in the entire world, my daughter. Technically she was born two weeks before the actual holiday,…


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