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GREY EMBROIDERED CARDIGAN

grey embroidered cardigan
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Grey Embroidered Cardigan | Grey Tee: similar | Black Shorts | Black Lace-up Flats: similarBlack Saddle Bag

We’re back from our trip to Yosemite and we had such a fun time! I’ll be sharing pictures from out trip soon 🙂

Normally, by June, there is no way it’s cool enough for me to wear a sweater. It’s usually in the 90-100’s. But the California drought is

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DIY FATHER’S DAY GIFT + MORE GIFT IDEAS

diy fathers day gift from baby and toddler
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—DIY ITEMS NEEDED—

Baby: Tee Shirt | Child’s Hand (for tracing) | Non-Toxic Paint | Piece of Paper | Freezer Paper | Pencil | Razor Knife | Iron | Fabric Paint | Piece of Cardboard | Sponge Brush

Toddler: Tee Shirt | Child Hand (for painting) | Fabric Paint

 

Sunday will be Cody’s first Father’s Day so I wanted to do something special for him. I’m getting him a big gift, but I also wanted Hazel to “make” something for him. I did a lot of brainstorming and finally came up with this hand print tee shirt idea. Let me tell you, I

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LET’S BE HONEST MAMA’S | TECHNOLOGY + KIDS

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Blush Top | Grey Sofa | Knitted Pouf | Grey Faux Fur Shag Rug | Long Horn Steer “Staredown” Print| Leather Play Mat | Activity Cube | Stacking Toy

When we were kids, our parents didn’t have to worry about computers and phone and iPads…oh, how the times have changed. For this months Let’s Be Honest Mama’s post (see posts 1, 2, & 3), we’re talking about technology use with kids. There are so many different opinions and

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FARMERS MARKET IN OUR UPPAbaby VISTA

uppababy vista stroller family outing
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UPPAbaby Vista Stroller | Espadrille Sneakers | Hazel’s Moccasins

We love our Saturday morning farmer’s market trips. It’s right by our favorite coffee shop, so we like to stop in there for breakfast (I get the chai tea with cashew milk + a bagel and it’s delicious!) and then walk to farmer’s market. We usually

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