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Britax Car Seat Tips…

August 12, 2016

One of my favorite photos of Dahlia “helping” her dad feed Penelope. This photo will always mean so much to me.  This was taken minutes before we got to take Penelope home from the hospital  for the second time.  She had just spent 5.5 weeks at a Children’s Hospital near our home. This is a photo of my girls and me in our new house, one of the last times


Adele St. Paul…

July 8, 2016

Shirt: Chicwish   This has been a whirlwind of a week, with it already being a short week with the fourth on Monday and I went to the Adele concert and celebrated my birthday with my friends. We have been so busy and the girls have been waking up early so it has been hard to find time to get anything done. On Wednesday night, we went to

My Looks, Penelope

Madewell Shift Dress…

June 29, 2016

  Dress: Madewell (similar), Sandals: Tory Burch, Bracelets: Chanel, Marc Jacobs (love these), Purse: Chanel (similar), Sunglasses: Karen Walker     I can’t believe it’s already Wednesday! Penelope has physical therapy today.  I am actually really excited for it.  Her therapist is so sweet and Penelope has made HUGE progress since our last session.  She army crawls and when

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Baby Girl, Lifestyle, Penelope

Penelope’s Birthday…

June 20, 2016

Me: Shirt: J.Crew (similar) Penelope: Headband: Finne and Flora, Dahlia’s Dress: Gap,  Cake: glitter cake topper     On Saturday night we had a small party for Penelope. With Penelope’s birthday being the same day as Father’s Day this year I decided to do her party the day before her birthday. That way they could each have their own special day. She still

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Home, Lifestyle

Parade of Homes…

June 8, 2016

photos by meghan doll   This year was an interesting year.  I had planned on sharing with you all about the Parade of Home cover and some behind the scenes photos back in February/March, but things worked out differently than I expected.  Penelope went into the hospital on February 17th and Parade of Homes started on the 20th and ended on March 20th.  Penelope came home from the

Baby Girl, Lifestyle

Dahlia’s Third Birthday…

June 6, 2016

    I can’t believe that I have a three year old! Today is Dahlia’s birthday. Yesterday we had a party at our house and some family and neighbors come over. The neighbor girl across the street made her this Doc Mcstuffins cake with purple fondant. How cute is that cake?! She is eleven years old. I knew the girl was good but I was blown out of the water

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Tiered White Peplum Top…

June 3, 2016

Top: Chicwish (under $40), Jeans: BLANKNYC (under $90), Shoes: Steve Madden, Bracelet: BaubleBar, Necklace: Jessica Mastrasko, Clutch: GiGi New York, Ring: David Yurman, Sunglasses: Ray-Ban   I feel like so  much has happened this week, we have been so busy. It’s like we had two weeks of stuff all happen in one! We started the week

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Lifestyle, Penelope

Penelope Update 6.1.2016….

June 1, 2016

    photo by anna ligocki photography   I wanted to give you guys a little update on Penelope (here are some previous posts on what she has been through). She is doing so well! She has been eating everything by mouth for a month now. She is really doing well with solid foods and takes a bottle no problem. That has been a huge step in the right

Baby Girl, Kids Clothes, Lifestyle


April 17, 2016

Dresses: Vonbon, Headbands: Vonbon, Shoes: Minnetonka I love having the girls wear matching outfits.  Dahlia, my older daughter, seems to really be into it now too. These dresses they’re wearing are so soft and made of organic cotton. The headbands are easy to adjust. I love the knot style. They made the perfect little church outfits. Penelope has been doing great. She’s eating more

Baby Girl, Lifestyle, Penelope

35 Days…

March 23, 2016

      Penelope has been in the hospital for 35 days now. I can’t believe it’s been that long. She went in with flu like symptoms then had two bowel surgeries, was on a breathing tube for two weeks some of which she was also fighting off pneumonia. Following the breathing tube, she had to weaned off of sedation medications. The list of ups and downs from the experience