On This & That {and Keurig 2.0 + Camille-Albane Salon reviews}

by Sarah Ann Photography

It's time for one of those general life updates. I have all these ideas for beautiful, well-thought out, pinnable posts... and then I fall asleep or need to change a diaper or run out the door and WHOOSH! The beautiful post flies right out of my brain. Since there aren't any of those kind of posts happening tonight, here are some bullet points you don't want to miss: - I sent off the last Gooseberry Patch cookbook to it's winner, and while I missed it for the 4th of July, she'll be able to Continue Reading

On Five Minute Friday: tell

Josie at 3 mos, by Sarah Ann Photography

Linking up with Five Minute Friday at it’s new home in Kate Motaung‘s place. The rules: write for 5 minutes flat – no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking - then visit other ladies who have linked up. Hop over to Kate’s to find out the full scoop behind FMF, and to visit other posts that were freely written in just five minutes. This weeks prompt: tell GO: My sweet Josie girl, You are not even four whole months old yet and I am bursting to tell you truth. You are so itty Continue Reading

On the Difference One Letter Makes {an (in)courage post}

On the Difference One Letter Makes | at incourage.me

I have lost two babies. Jesus held them before I did and I will miss them for all of my days. At some point during both of these periods of loss, I was told – with the sincerest of hearts and the sweetest of comforting intentions – that God wouldn’t give me more than I could handle. I hear this adage handed out still, in all kinds of situations and places, and it strikes a place in my heart that burns quietly. Because I don’t agree. I can’t handle the loss of children. Some days I feel I can’t Continue Reading

On Macy’s Glamorama {a recap!}

Macy's Glamorama

We glammed up, that's for sure. Us proud mom bloggers hit the town with local celebs, fashion bloggers, models, crazy-talented kid dancers, gorgeous clothes, and one studly star of the show named Jack. He was seven years old, living with cancer, and is the Children's Cancer Research Fund kid ambassador. Could he BE more adorable?! Macy's Glamorama was as fun and fancy as last year! The theme was 'Fashion Rocks', and the designers really brought it. I loved everything by Tommy Hilfiger Continue Reading