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  • Parkville Family Photography at Park Unversity - Hughes Family

    Parkville Family Photography at Park Unversity - Hughes Family

    December 14, 2017

    I am so in love with this family of four! Aren't they the cutest?! We did their family session right on the lawn of Park University, which has an adorable water feature out front.I've met a few people who have never had family photos done. Ahh!!! It is an ...more

 
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  • Parkville Family Photography at Park Unversity - Hughes Family

    Parkville Family Photography at Park Unversity - Hughes Family

    December 14, 2017

    I am so in love with this family of four! Aren't they the cutest?! We did their family session right on the lawn of Park University, which has an adorable water feature out front.I've met a few people who have never had family photos done. Ahh!!! It is an ...more

  • Custom Pottery Barn Slipcover Makeover

    Custom Pottery Barn Slipcover Makeover

    December 6, 2017

    You guys know how obsessed I am with the fact that I can wash my sofa slipcovers from my Pottery Barn Grand sofa right?I wanted to change things up a bit for the holidays. Not a lot, but enough to make it feel like I had something new in our ...more

  • Pressure Cooker Pho Noodles Recipe

    Pressure Cooker Pho Noodles Recipe

    December 6, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Homemade4TheHolidays #CollectiveBiasWho has started their holiday shopping by visiting Sam's Club? (Me - raising my hand.) I love going to Sam's Club to stock up on my Christmas shopping list as well as ...more

  • DIY Guest Bathroom Hand Towel with Quote

    DIY Guest Bathroom Hand Towel with Quote

    December 4, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GPHolidayAtHome #CollectiveBiasI am so excited that Christmas is around the corner. I love celebrating this season with family and friends! What that also means is getting the house all ready for guests to ...more

  • Overland Park Arboretum | Redman Family Photography Session

    Overland Park Arboretum | Redman Family Photography Session

    November 30, 2017

    This sweet little family met up with me at the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens on a gorgeous fall day! I still couldn't believe it was October and it was still in the mid-70s! What a beautiful session with a sweet little girl. I will be documenting her as ...more

  • Southwestern Bean and Corn Wonton Cups

    Southwestern Bean and Corn Wonton Cups

    November 28, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #VeryVeggieHoliday #CollectiveBiasI love the holidays because of how it brings families together. With our four children being all under six, we've been introducing family traditions it seems like every year to our new ...more

  • Master Bedroom Reveal

    Master Bedroom Reveal

    November 28, 2017

    Today, I am finally revealing to you our master bedroom. It's been in the making for the last four years, AND it is still not done yet.As you know, we've had four kids between the time we purchased the house and this blog post. WHOA, I know. Who has time ...more

  • Ultimate Guide to the Most Affordable Family Pajama Sets

    Ultimate Guide to the Most Affordable Family Pajama Sets

    November 21, 2017

    Now that our family of six is complete, and my kids are little enough to still think matching mom and dad is awesome, I've ordered us some matching family pajamas. You guys do not even understand how long I've been wanting these! Especially for us to match. I've seen some ...more

  • Best Board Game Gifts for Elementary School Kids

    Best Board Game Gifts for Elementary School Kids

    November 20, 2017

    With the holidays around the corner, I'm sure a lot of you are looking for some board games that also promote learning! Here are a few that are tried and true that my young kids love!Favorite Board Games as Presents and Gifts for the Holidays Qwirkle. It takes a little bit ...more

  • Favorite Frosted and Flocked Holiday Christmas Wreaths

    Favorite Frosted and Flocked Holiday Christmas Wreaths

    November 17, 2017

    Christmas is just around the corner, so you better believe I already have a home decor theme for my humble abode this season! As you may already  know, I'm in love with neutrals and anything white. It just so happens that this Christmas season, I'm doing it all frosted and ...more

  • Buying Pre-Owned DSLR and Lenses for Bloggers and Photographers

    Buying Pre-Owned DSLR and Lenses for Bloggers and Photographers

    July 18, 2017

    This post is sponsored by KEH Camera, but opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands I love that make this blog possible. There are affiliate links in this post. This does not mean you pay a dime more when you purchase a product through my link. It ...more

  • Aubrey Turns Five

    Aubrey Turns Five

    July 17, 2017

    Auberino is turning five. I cannot believe our middle child is becoming a Kindergartner this year.A few things about Aubrey we wanted to note:She loves wearing dresses. She came out of her shell this year when it comes to soccer. It seemed like she came out of the gates ...more

  • Lorelei's Newborn Baby Photos

    Lorelei's Newborn Baby Photos

    July 16, 2017

    I am so in love with Lorelei's photos by Anne-Marie Photography (a Kansas City newborn photographer). While I am a newborn photographer, sometimes I just prefer paying for services with others! I LOVED working with Anne-Marie - her studio was absolutely amazing. She is a true baby whisperer - I ...more

  • How to Track Affiliate Links in Google Analytics for Bloggers

    How to Track Affiliate Links in Google Analytics for Bloggers

    June 21, 2017

    In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to analyze the clicks to the affiliate links on your blog to understand which links have the greatest impact, what blog posts are driving the most affiliate sales and assigning a monetary value to affiliate links that are clicked on your ...more

  • Conrad Turns Two

    Conrad Turns Two

    June 14, 2017

    Oh boy, Conrad! You have turned the big TWO!I cannot believe that this video was only taken a year ago!You've grown up so fast this year. I'm not sure where to even begin with telling you about your year!A few weeks ago, your dad converted your crib into a toddler ...more

  • Blogging for Beginners - Resources and Education

    Blogging for Beginners - Resources and Education

    April 20, 2017

    For those that are trying to make their way into blogging as a business, I'm sharing with you my favorite places for free and paid education. I started my blog in 2009 as a fun and creative outlet, but didn't really turn it into a business venture until late 2014. ...more

  • Parkville Family Photography at Park Unversity - Hughes Family

    Parkville Family Photography at Park Unversity - Hughes Family

    December 14, 2017

    I am so in love with this family of four! Aren't they the cutest?! We did their family session right on the lawn of Park University, which has an adorable water feature out front.I've met a few people who have never had family photos done. Ahh!!! It is an ...more

  • Custom Pottery Barn Slipcover Makeover

    Custom Pottery Barn Slipcover Makeover

    December 6, 2017

    You guys know how obsessed I am with the fact that I can wash my sofa slipcovers from my Pottery Barn Grand sofa right?I wanted to change things up a bit for the holidays. Not a lot, but enough to make it feel like I had something new in our ...more

  • Pressure Cooker Pho Noodles Recipe

    Pressure Cooker Pho Noodles Recipe

    December 6, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Homemade4TheHolidays #CollectiveBiasWho has started their holiday shopping by visiting Sam's Club? (Me - raising my hand.) I love going to Sam's Club to stock up on my Christmas shopping list as well as ...more

  • DIY Guest Bathroom Hand Towel with Quote

    DIY Guest Bathroom Hand Towel with Quote

    December 4, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GPHolidayAtHome #CollectiveBiasI am so excited that Christmas is around the corner. I love celebrating this season with family and friends! What that also means is getting the house all ready for guests to ...more

  • Overland Park Arboretum | Redman Family Photography Session

    Overland Park Arboretum | Redman Family Photography Session

    November 30, 2017

    This sweet little family met up with me at the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens on a gorgeous fall day! I still couldn't believe it was October and it was still in the mid-70s! What a beautiful session with a sweet little girl. I will be documenting her as ...more

  • Southwestern Bean and Corn Wonton Cups

    Southwestern Bean and Corn Wonton Cups

    November 28, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #VeryVeggieHoliday #CollectiveBiasI love the holidays because of how it brings families together. With our four children being all under six, we've been introducing family traditions it seems like every year to our new ...more

  • Master Bedroom Reveal

    Master Bedroom Reveal

    November 28, 2017

    Today, I am finally revealing to you our master bedroom. It's been in the making for the last four years, AND it is still not done yet.As you know, we've had four kids between the time we purchased the house and this blog post. WHOA, I know. Who has time ...more

  • Ultimate Guide to the Most Affordable Family Pajama Sets

    Ultimate Guide to the Most Affordable Family Pajama Sets

    November 21, 2017

    Now that our family of six is complete, and my kids are little enough to still think matching mom and dad is awesome, I've ordered us some matching family pajamas. You guys do not even understand how long I've been wanting these! Especially for us to match. I've seen some ...more

  • Best Board Game Gifts for Elementary School Kids

    Best Board Game Gifts for Elementary School Kids

    November 20, 2017

    With the holidays around the corner, I'm sure a lot of you are looking for some board games that also promote learning! Here are a few that are tried and true that my young kids love!Favorite Board Games as Presents and Gifts for the Holidays Qwirkle. It takes a little bit ...more

  • Favorite Frosted and Flocked Holiday Christmas Wreaths

    Favorite Frosted and Flocked Holiday Christmas Wreaths

    November 17, 2017

    Christmas is just around the corner, so you better believe I already have a home decor theme for my humble abode this season! As you may already  know, I'm in love with neutrals and anything white. It just so happens that this Christmas season, I'm doing it all frosted and ...more

  • Buying Pre-Owned DSLR and Lenses for Bloggers and Photographers

    Buying Pre-Owned DSLR and Lenses for Bloggers and Photographers

    July 18, 2017

    This post is sponsored by KEH Camera, but opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands I love that make this blog possible. There are affiliate links in this post. This does not mean you pay a dime more when you purchase a product through my link. It ...more

  • Aubrey Turns Five

    Aubrey Turns Five

    July 17, 2017

    Auberino is turning five. I cannot believe our middle child is becoming a Kindergartner this year.A few things about Aubrey we wanted to note:She loves wearing dresses. She came out of her shell this year when it comes to soccer. It seemed like she came out of the gates ...more

  • Lorelei's Newborn Baby Photos

    Lorelei's Newborn Baby Photos

    July 16, 2017

    I am so in love with Lorelei's photos by Anne-Marie Photography (a Kansas City newborn photographer). While I am a newborn photographer, sometimes I just prefer paying for services with others! I LOVED working with Anne-Marie - her studio was absolutely amazing. She is a true baby whisperer - I ...more

  • How to Track Affiliate Links in Google Analytics for Bloggers

    How to Track Affiliate Links in Google Analytics for Bloggers

    June 21, 2017

    In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to analyze the clicks to the affiliate links on your blog to understand which links have the greatest impact, what blog posts are driving the most affiliate sales and assigning a monetary value to affiliate links that are clicked on your ...more

  • Conrad Turns Two

    Conrad Turns Two

    June 14, 2017

    Oh boy, Conrad! You have turned the big TWO!I cannot believe that this video was only taken a year ago!You've grown up so fast this year. I'm not sure where to even begin with telling you about your year!A few weeks ago, your dad converted your crib into a toddler ...more

  • Blogging for Beginners - Resources and Education

    Blogging for Beginners - Resources and Education

    April 20, 2017

    For those that are trying to make their way into blogging as a business, I'm sharing with you my favorite places for free and paid education. I started my blog in 2009 as a fun and creative outlet, but didn't really turn it into a business venture until late 2014. ...more

  • Parkville Family Photography at Park Unversity - Hughes Family

    Parkville Family Photography at Park Unversity - Hughes Family

    December 14, 2017

    I am so in love with this family of four! Aren't they the cutest?! We did their family session right on the lawn of Park University, which has an adorable water feature out front.I've met a few people who have never had family photos done. Ahh!!! It is an ...more

  • Custom Pottery Barn Slipcover Makeover

    Custom Pottery Barn Slipcover Makeover

    December 6, 2017

    You guys know how obsessed I am with the fact that I can wash my sofa slipcovers from my Pottery Barn Grand sofa right?I wanted to change things up a bit for the holidays. Not a lot, but enough to make it feel like I had something new in our ...more

  • Pressure Cooker Pho Noodles Recipe

    Pressure Cooker Pho Noodles Recipe

    December 6, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Homemade4TheHolidays #CollectiveBiasWho has started their holiday shopping by visiting Sam's Club? (Me - raising my hand.) I love going to Sam's Club to stock up on my Christmas shopping list as well as ...more

  • DIY Guest Bathroom Hand Towel with Quote

    DIY Guest Bathroom Hand Towel with Quote

    December 4, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GPHolidayAtHome #CollectiveBiasI am so excited that Christmas is around the corner. I love celebrating this season with family and friends! What that also means is getting the house all ready for guests to ...more

  • Overland Park Arboretum | Redman Family Photography Session

    Overland Park Arboretum | Redman Family Photography Session

    November 30, 2017

    This sweet little family met up with me at the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens on a gorgeous fall day! I still couldn't believe it was October and it was still in the mid-70s! What a beautiful session with a sweet little girl. I will be documenting her as ...more

  • Southwestern Bean and Corn Wonton Cups

    Southwestern Bean and Corn Wonton Cups

    November 28, 2017

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #VeryVeggieHoliday #CollectiveBiasI love the holidays because of how it brings families together. With our four children being all under six, we've been introducing family traditions it seems like every year to our new ...more

  • Master Bedroom Reveal

    Master Bedroom Reveal

    November 28, 2017

    Today, I am finally revealing to you our master bedroom. It's been in the making for the last four years, AND it is still not done yet.As you know, we've had four kids between the time we purchased the house and this blog post. WHOA, I know. Who has time ...more

  • Ultimate Guide to the Most Affordable Family Pajama Sets

    Ultimate Guide to the Most Affordable Family Pajama Sets

    November 21, 2017

    Now that our family of six is complete, and my kids are little enough to still think matching mom and dad is awesome, I've ordered us some matching family pajamas. You guys do not even understand how long I've been wanting these! Especially for us to match. I've seen some ...more

  • Best Board Game Gifts for Elementary School Kids

    Best Board Game Gifts for Elementary School Kids

    November 20, 2017

    With the holidays around the corner, I'm sure a lot of you are looking for some board games that also promote learning! Here are a few that are tried and true that my young kids love!Favorite Board Games as Presents and Gifts for the Holidays Qwirkle. It takes a little bit ...more

  • Favorite Frosted and Flocked Holiday Christmas Wreaths

    Favorite Frosted and Flocked Holiday Christmas Wreaths

    November 17, 2017

    Christmas is just around the corner, so you better believe I already have a home decor theme for my humble abode this season! As you may already  know, I'm in love with neutrals and anything white. It just so happens that this Christmas season, I'm doing it all frosted and ...more

  • Buying Pre-Owned DSLR and Lenses for Bloggers and Photographers

    Buying Pre-Owned DSLR and Lenses for Bloggers and Photographers

    July 18, 2017

    This post is sponsored by KEH Camera, but opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands I love that make this blog possible. There are affiliate links in this post. This does not mean you pay a dime more when you purchase a product through my link. It ...more

  • Aubrey Turns Five

    Aubrey Turns Five

    July 17, 2017

    Auberino is turning five. I cannot believe our middle child is becoming a Kindergartner this year.A few things about Aubrey we wanted to note:She loves wearing dresses. She came out of her shell this year when it comes to soccer. It seemed like she came out of the gates ...more

  • Lorelei's Newborn Baby Photos

    Lorelei's Newborn Baby Photos

    July 16, 2017

    I am so in love with Lorelei's photos by Anne-Marie Photography (a Kansas City newborn photographer). While I am a newborn photographer, sometimes I just prefer paying for services with others! I LOVED working with Anne-Marie - her studio was absolutely amazing. She is a true baby whisperer - I ...more

  • How to Track Affiliate Links in Google Analytics for Bloggers

    How to Track Affiliate Links in Google Analytics for Bloggers

    June 21, 2017

    In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to analyze the clicks to the affiliate links on your blog to understand which links have the greatest impact, what blog posts are driving the most affiliate sales and assigning a monetary value to affiliate links that are clicked on your ...more

  • Conrad Turns Two

    Conrad Turns Two

    June 14, 2017

    Oh boy, Conrad! You have turned the big TWO!I cannot believe that this video was only taken a year ago!You've grown up so fast this year. I'm not sure where to even begin with telling you about your year!A few weeks ago, your dad converted your crib into a toddler ...more

  • Blogging for Beginners - Resources and Education

    Blogging for Beginners - Resources and Education

    April 20, 2017

    For those that are trying to make their way into blogging as a business, I'm sharing with you my favorite places for free and paid education. I started my blog in 2009 as a fun and creative outlet, but didn't really turn it into a business venture until late 2014. ...more