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  • Baby Snack Idea for 9 Month Old

    Baby Snack Idea for 9 Month Old

    April 18, 2018

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stonyfield Organic YoBaby Yogurt.Some days, this working momma needs a break from the routine of cooking and cleaning. It seems like as soon as I'm home from work, the kids are hangry for some snacks, including my youngest baby ...more

 
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  • Baby Snack Idea for 9 Month Old

    Baby Snack Idea for 9 Month Old

    April 18, 2018

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stonyfield Organic YoBaby Yogurt.Some days, this working momma needs a break from the routine of cooking and cleaning. It seems like as soon as I'm home from work, the kids are hangry for some snacks, including my youngest baby ...more

  • Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas for Kids

    Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas for Kids

    March 28, 2018

    I cannot believe that Easter is just around the corner! This is the first year that all four of our babies are celebrating together. I just can't believe that my little tribe will be looking for Easter eggs together!These days, I'm more cognizant of how much candy I'm giving my ...more

  • Does the Ektorp Sofa Cover Fit Pottery Barn Basic Comfort?

    Does the Ektorp Sofa Cover Fit Pottery Barn Basic Comfort?

    February 12, 2018

    As you guys know, I'm in love with my slipcovered sofa that I splurged on a few years ago . I also wrote about the truth of having white slipcovered sofas with kids  and why I chose the Pottery Barn sofa over the Ikea Ektorp. My slipcovered Pottery Barn Grand ...more

  • Umbrella Basket for Easter

    Umbrella Basket for Easter

    February 1, 2018

    As an alternative to the standard garden variety basket, I decided to use an umbrella basket for Easter baskets instead! This is a super cute way to store goodies.amzn_assoc_placement = "adunit0"; amzn_assoc_search_bar = "true"; amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "sengerson-20"; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; amzn_assoc_region = "US"; amzn_assoc_title = "Easter"; amzn_assoc_linkid = "bf9ff3a4996bbd9614bf400ce7512704"; amzn_assoc_asins = "B06WRRJ8D6,B06XS7ZW8V,B00ELN4TFO,B01MS3U6JI";What to ...more

  • How to Hide the Mess with Farmhouse Style

    How to Hide the Mess with Farmhouse Style

    January 26, 2018

    This post is in partnership with Cost Plus World Market, a brand I love. All opinions and excitement are my own. As a mother of four, at times I've struggled with how to put the mess of toys kids leave tossed everywhere inside the house, laundry piles that are a mile ...more

  • Easy Shortcut Eggs Benedict (No Poached Egg)

    Easy Shortcut Eggs Benedict (No Poached Egg)

    January 25, 2018

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Conagra Brands. All opinions are mine alone. #YouPAMDoIt #PAMInControl #CollectiveBiasDuring the week, our family embeds a grab-and-go breakfast on most days for the first meal of our day. Getting four kids ready with school bags and daycare supplies takes a ...more

  • Family Room Planning and Decorating Modern Farmhouse Style

    Family Room Planning and Decorating Modern Farmhouse Style

    January 22, 2018

    Now that we've finished up the craft room, we're starting a new project! Typically, at the beginning of the year, we get a lot of projects done in the months when every midwesterner is stuck inside of their homes due to cold weather. For us, that means either plopping our ...more

  • What to Do with Old Christmas Cards and Holiday Greeting Cards

    January 1, 2018

    When Christmas is over, I love collecting my friend's old Christmas cards and making them into an album every year. With the tradition becoming more of photo cards rather than traditional greeting cards, I hated the idea of throwing my precious friends faces in the trash only after a few ...more

  • Eight Year Blog Anniversary

    Eight Year Blog Anniversary

    December 20, 2017

    Guys, I can't believe that we've hit my eight year blog anniversary. This blog was born on December 17, 2009. From the very start, it was a personal blog that then transformed into an amazing photography business. That then spiral into a lifestyle blog because my friends and clients always ...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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Baby Snack Idea for 9 Month Old

    Baby Snack Idea for 9 Month Old

    April 18, 2018

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stonyfield Organic YoBaby Yogurt.Some days, this working momma needs a break from the routine of cooking and cleaning. It seems like as soon as I'm home from work, the kids are hangry for some snacks, including my youngest baby ...more

  • Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas for Kids

    Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas for Kids

    March 28, 2018

    I cannot believe that Easter is just around the corner! This is the first year that all four of our babies are celebrating together. I just can't believe that my little tribe will be looking for Easter eggs together!These days, I'm more cognizant of how much candy I'm giving my ...more

  • Does the Ektorp Sofa Cover Fit Pottery Barn Basic Comfort?

    Does the Ektorp Sofa Cover Fit Pottery Barn Basic Comfort?

    February 12, 2018

    As you guys know, I'm in love with my slipcovered sofa that I splurged on a few years ago . I also wrote about the truth of having white slipcovered sofas with kids  and why I chose the Pottery Barn sofa over the Ikea Ektorp. My slipcovered Pottery Barn Grand ...more

  • Umbrella Basket for Easter

    Umbrella Basket for Easter

    February 1, 2018

    As an alternative to the standard garden variety basket, I decided to use an umbrella basket for Easter baskets instead! This is a super cute way to store goodies.amzn_assoc_placement = "adunit0"; amzn_assoc_search_bar = "true"; amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "sengerson-20"; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; amzn_assoc_region = "US"; amzn_assoc_title = "Easter"; amzn_assoc_linkid = "bf9ff3a4996bbd9614bf400ce7512704"; amzn_assoc_asins = "B06WRRJ8D6,B06XS7ZW8V,B00ELN4TFO,B01MS3U6JI";What to ...more

  • How to Hide the Mess with Farmhouse Style

    How to Hide the Mess with Farmhouse Style

    January 26, 2018

    This post is in partnership with Cost Plus World Market, a brand I love. All opinions and excitement are my own. As a mother of four, at times I've struggled with how to put the mess of toys kids leave tossed everywhere inside the house, laundry piles that are a mile ...more

  • Easy Shortcut Eggs Benedict (No Poached Egg)

    Easy Shortcut Eggs Benedict (No Poached Egg)

    January 25, 2018

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Conagra Brands. All opinions are mine alone. #YouPAMDoIt #PAMInControl #CollectiveBiasDuring the week, our family embeds a grab-and-go breakfast on most days for the first meal of our day. Getting four kids ready with school bags and daycare supplies takes a ...more

  • Family Room Planning and Decorating Modern Farmhouse Style

    Family Room Planning and Decorating Modern Farmhouse Style

    January 22, 2018

    Now that we've finished up the craft room, we're starting a new project! Typically, at the beginning of the year, we get a lot of projects done in the months when every midwesterner is stuck inside of their homes due to cold weather. For us, that means either plopping our ...more

  • What to Do with Old Christmas Cards and Holiday Greeting Cards

    January 1, 2018

    When Christmas is over, I love collecting my friend's old Christmas cards and making them into an album every year. With the tradition becoming more of photo cards rather than traditional greeting cards, I hated the idea of throwing my precious friends faces in the trash only after a few ...more

  • Eight Year Blog Anniversary

    Eight Year Blog Anniversary

    December 20, 2017

    Guys, I can't believe that we've hit my eight year blog anniversary. This blog was born on December 17, 2009. From the very start, it was a personal blog that then transformed into an amazing photography business. That then spiral into a lifestyle blog because my friends and clients always ...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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Baby Snack Idea for 9 Month Old

    Baby Snack Idea for 9 Month Old

    April 18, 2018

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stonyfield Organic YoBaby Yogurt.Some days, this working momma needs a break from the routine of cooking and cleaning. It seems like as soon as I'm home from work, the kids are hangry for some snacks, including my youngest baby ...more

  • Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas for Kids

    Non Candy Easter Basket Ideas for Kids

    March 28, 2018

    I cannot believe that Easter is just around the corner! This is the first year that all four of our babies are celebrating together. I just can't believe that my little tribe will be looking for Easter eggs together!These days, I'm more cognizant of how much candy I'm giving my ...more

  • Does the Ektorp Sofa Cover Fit Pottery Barn Basic Comfort?

    Does the Ektorp Sofa Cover Fit Pottery Barn Basic Comfort?

    February 12, 2018

    As you guys know, I'm in love with my slipcovered sofa that I splurged on a few years ago . I also wrote about the truth of having white slipcovered sofas with kids  and why I chose the Pottery Barn sofa over the Ikea Ektorp. My slipcovered Pottery Barn Grand ...more

  • Umbrella Basket for Easter

    Umbrella Basket for Easter

    February 1, 2018

    As an alternative to the standard garden variety basket, I decided to use an umbrella basket for Easter baskets instead! This is a super cute way to store goodies.amzn_assoc_placement = "adunit0"; amzn_assoc_search_bar = "true"; amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "sengerson-20"; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; amzn_assoc_region = "US"; amzn_assoc_title = "Easter"; amzn_assoc_linkid = "bf9ff3a4996bbd9614bf400ce7512704"; amzn_assoc_asins = "B06WRRJ8D6,B06XS7ZW8V,B00ELN4TFO,B01MS3U6JI";What to ...more

  • How to Hide the Mess with Farmhouse Style

    How to Hide the Mess with Farmhouse Style

    January 26, 2018

    This post is in partnership with Cost Plus World Market, a brand I love. All opinions and excitement are my own. As a mother of four, at times I've struggled with how to put the mess of toys kids leave tossed everywhere inside the house, laundry piles that are a mile ...more

  • Easy Shortcut Eggs Benedict (No Poached Egg)

    Easy Shortcut Eggs Benedict (No Poached Egg)

    January 25, 2018

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Conagra Brands. All opinions are mine alone. #YouPAMDoIt #PAMInControl #CollectiveBiasDuring the week, our family embeds a grab-and-go breakfast on most days for the first meal of our day. Getting four kids ready with school bags and daycare supplies takes a ...more

  • Family Room Planning and Decorating Modern Farmhouse Style

    Family Room Planning and Decorating Modern Farmhouse Style

    January 22, 2018

    Now that we've finished up the craft room, we're starting a new project! Typically, at the beginning of the year, we get a lot of projects done in the months when every midwesterner is stuck inside of their homes due to cold weather. For us, that means either plopping our ...more

  • What to Do with Old Christmas Cards and Holiday Greeting Cards

    January 1, 2018

    When Christmas is over, I love collecting my friend's old Christmas cards and making them into an album every year. With the tradition becoming more of photo cards rather than traditional greeting cards, I hated the idea of throwing my precious friends faces in the trash only after a few ...more

  • Eight Year Blog Anniversary

    Eight Year Blog Anniversary

    December 20, 2017

    Guys, I can't believe that we've hit my eight year blog anniversary. This blog was born on December 17, 2009. From the very start, it was a personal blog that then transformed into an amazing photography business. That then spiral into a lifestyle blog because my friends and clients always ...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

  • 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

  • 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