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10 Summer Beach Reads

It’s almost summertime which means it’s time to settle into relaxation mode…or as much as I can with a newborn! I fully plan to get back to reading this summer and am beyond excited about it. I make it a goal every single month and it just never happens due to whatever it is that comes up that month. It legitimately makes me sad because I love curling up by the pool or …

Allie’s Birth Story

I’m so excited for this post right now! I feel like I’ve been waiting forever for this moment and it’s so crazy to me that it’s here already. If you’re been following along on social media, then you know that I gave birth to our beautiful daughter last weekend. She was born at 6:41 in the morning on May 28th, weighing 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measuring at 20 inches long. She’s absolutely …

Baby Bartlett Is Here!

Super quick post, but I just wanted to tell you all that she’s here!! She’s finally here and in our arms!

On Sunday, May 28th at 6:41am, I gave birth to a beautiful and healthy baby girl. We named her Allison Elizabeth Bartlett and she’s absolutely perfect in every way. She was born at 7 pounds, 11 ounces and is 20 inches long. Perfectly healthy in every way. Words cannot describe …

10 Blogging Mistakes to Avoid

It was just over two years ago that I quit my job as a preschool teacher and started to focus on this blog full-time. Since then, I’ve watched this blog grow into my full-time business and one of my biggest accomplishments so far in my 25 years of life. As someone who always wants to grow and improve, I spend a lot of time analyzing this blog and my various social media channels …

Pros and Cons to Using Social Media For Your Business

Being a blogger, the choice on whether or not to use social media to grow my site (and my business) has always been an easy one. In fact, I actually didn’t even think twice when I opened up my various social media accounts and began setting them up. But while there are tons of great reasons out there to use social media for your business, I’ve come to notice that there …

38 Week Bumpdate

We’re so close!! How is it even possible that we’ll be holding our daughter the week after next?! Maybe even sooner (although hopefully not later). I couldn’t possibly be more excited right now. I’m hoping these last couple weeks go by super fast! Originally my next (and final) bumpdate was going to be at the 40 week mark, but honestly I’m hoping to not be pregnant anymore by …