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A spa day with Poppy & Monroe

A spa day with Poppy & Monroe

I’m a big believer that moms deserve a break sometimes. We work hard. We need a few minutes to ourselves- more than just a kid-free trip to Target or quick run in the morning. We need a little pampering sometimes. Obviously, a trip to the spa every week isn’t a reality for many of us. Time… Continue Reading

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Dream Dinners’ ShareCrate

Dream Dinners’ ShareCrate

Is there anything that sends a better “virtual hug” than a home cooked meal? You know- when a friend or family member is struggling with an illness or celebrating a new baby but too tired to get a meal on the table- what do you always do? Bring them food. Food is a love language… Continue Reading

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Mom’s Summer Style

Mom’s Summer Style

This summer I decided that a wardrobe overall was in need. I had a cruise coming up and a bunch of plain, boring, and worn out summer clothes. I had a small list of some key pieces that could make up some needed outfits while still being flexible for different times of the day. I… Continue Reading

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Toddler Book Club: My Llama Don’t Like You

Toddler Book Club: My Llama Don’t Like You

Close your eyes and image this scenario. You and your spouse go out to dinner at 8 p.m. You order drinks, you order appetizers, and you don’t care what’s on the kids menu. You keep your phone in your purse. You talk and listen to each other at dinner and decide to go out for… Continue Reading

A spa day with Poppy & Monroe

I’m a big believer that moms deserve a break sometimes. We work hard. We need a few minutes to ourselves- more than just a kid-free trip to Target or quick run in the morning. We need a little pampering sometimes. Obviously, a trip to the spa every week isn’t a reality for many of us. Time… Continue Reading

Mom’s Summer Style

This summer I decided that a wardrobe overall was in need. I had a cruise coming up and a bunch of plain, boring, and worn out summer clothes. I had a small list of some key pieces that could make up some needed outfits while still being flexible for different times of the day. I… Continue Reading

A Nashville Summer Ice Cream Crawl

A couple years ago, my girls and I planned our first annual Nashville ice cream crawl. If you’ve never heard of an ice cream crawl it consists of visiting a new local ice cream spot each day for a week in the summer and then voting on our favorite. We can’t wait to do it… Continue Reading

Dream Dinners’ ShareCrate

Is there anything that sends a better “virtual hug” than a home cooked meal? You know- when a friend or family member is struggling with an illness or celebrating a new baby but too tired to get a meal on the table- what do you always do? Bring them food. Food is a love language… Continue Reading

Family Fun for July 4th in Nashville

Have you started planning for the 4th of July yet? It’s one of our most favorite holidays!  Trying to find where the best firework shows are, figuring out family friendly activities during the day or what holiday activities are FREE can be exhausting! We want to help you mommas out so we have complied a… Continue Reading

Riverbend Festival with AT&T GoPhone

This blog post was sponsored by AT&T but the opinions are completely my own based on my experience. In my quest to have as many summertime adventures as possible, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to attend the Riverbend Music Festival in Chattanooga. While the festival is definitely kid-friendly, it seemed like the perfect excuse… Continue Reading

Firestone Complete Auto Care Mobile Tire Unit

When it comes to checking things off the to-do list, about the last thing I want to do is deal with getting my car’s tires changed. The thought of sitting at a tire store and waiting for several hours, while also trying to wrangle my five and two-year-old, is enough to make me put this… Continue Reading

Thoughts on time passing and being too busy

I realize that we don’t normally post things like this around here. But, I have to get it off my chest before I explode… or implode… I’m about to have a kindergartener. Yep. My precious, tender-hearted, sweetest-boy-ever, baby is about to head to kindergarten in August. I’m literally on the verge of tears at any… Continue Reading

Mom’s Summer Bucket List

  As a busy mom of 3 sometimes I need a summer break just as much as the kiddos! This summer I decided that they weren’t going to be the only ones with a bucket list of fun things to do. I wanted to enjoy the weather and get out and have some me time,… Continue Reading

Dad friendly fun for Father’s Day

Looking for ideas to do with Dad this Father’s Day? Have the kids surprise him with an agenda of fun from a.m. to p.m. with these dad (and kid) friendly ideas in Nashville. Let’s go!   7:30 a.m.: Wake up Dad with coffee and and handmade card. Tell him to get ready because we’re going… Continue Reading