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Potty Training Tips With Pampers Easy Ups

(Thank you to Pampers for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are my own. Thank you to my readers for supporting the brands who support this blog.)

It’s time to potty train my girl. I’ve been putting this off for a while. You know, the whole new baby thing and the whole just totally dreading potty training.

Harper has been ready to potty train for some time now, but I haven’t been ready. It seems so daunting, doesn’t it?

Mini Style: Summer Baby Basics With Carter’s

This post is sponsored by Carter’s; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. 

My love for Carter’s isn’t a secret. It’s been my go-to for baby clothes since Harper was born. (And actually, even before that. At around 6 months pregnant, I started buying her little outfits and lining them up on the floor in her room, trying to imagine what my summer baby would look like in her little bodysuits and rompers.)

I remember when she was

5 Ways My Daughter Is Just As Badass As Your Son

I know. It’s like an unspoken mom rule that we’re not supposed to call our children names like badass. But, the facts are the facts, people, and I’m just here to report what I see…

Because we have 2 girls and are done with the whole child-bearing portion of life, my husband and I often get asked if we want a boy. Deep down, I think I’ve always assumed my husband felt he was missing out, not having a son.

Mama Life: Baby Girl 3 Month Update

As I started writing this update, I realized it is just as much an update about motherhood and my journey through the 4th trimester as it is about my sweet baby girl. 

The past 3 months have flown by. How is it that we’re half way to six months? A quarter of our way through her first year? Done with the 4th trimester? 

These first months crawled by with Harper. I counted down to milestones and freedom, which made them

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas + A $500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Hi, friends! 

Yes, you read that right! I’ve teamed up with some amazing bloggers, and we’re giving away a $500 Amazon gift card! Scroll to the bottom of the post to enter…

OK, we all know how much you love your mama, but sometimes it can be tough to find a gift that is just right. Enter: my mad online shopping skills…. 😉

Most of these gifts are under $50 (how amazing are these at $38?! And