7QT: Summer Fun, Bookmark, Websites and More

- 1 - #Updates - Caleb's still teething. - They might be closing our beloved Splash Pad. - I think I need a new logo. - We're going to a carnival tonight. - My brother's birthday is this weekend! - We bought Cupcakes a backpack (25% on Cartwheel!) because - We might be sending her to preschool! - 2 - Dessert of the Week Ice Cream! I should have taken a picture - we haven't purchased ice cream in forever!  (I had a coupon, haha) - 3 - Beautiful Handmade Bookmark As you know … [Read more...]

7QT: 4th of July, My Birthday, & More

- 1 - #Updates - TODAY IS MY 6 YEAR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY!!! - 4th of July was awesome! - My husband threw me an awesome surprise party! - At the party I got a Bed Bath & Beyond gift card, which I used to buy a laminator! - I got a very nice package in the mail for a very nice person for my birthday!  It's called a RAK (random act of kindness) and I was blown away!  Picture on my IG. - I met a friend for lunch this past week because she's moving out of state!  It was really nice; I … [Read more...]

Splashing, Kix, Bugs other Saturday Laughs

5. Have you heard the news??  Sophia the First is on Netflix!  When I found out I let her watch some.  Believe me, she's excited, but she's got her TV junkie expression on.  Haha! 4. TR playing with Cupcakes at "Barnes and Dobbos".  He liked to take a train, roll it on the floor a little bit and then stand up and run off toward the books.  Hobbs followed him and watched him as he abandoned the train somewhere and circled back to go get another one for his next loop.  Adorable.  I love … [Read more...]

7QT: Science Fiction & Artsy Stuff

- 1 - #Updates Tootsie Roll had his 1 year doctor appointment last week.  He's still doing well, but his weight is starting to taper off.  Our doctor says that's typical as they start to get more and more mobile.  He's happy and developing on track.  She asked me if he says any words yet, but he does not.  I guess I won't start to get concerned until he's 18 months if he doesn't have any words yet. One morning last week, I was nursing him early in the morning, and when he was done he saw … [Read more...]

7QT: HAPPY EASTER!

- 1 - #Updates HAPPY EASTER!! - 2 - Blog Stuff My goal is to read one blog post that I've pinned to my Bloggy & Social Media pin board per day.  I particularly enjoyed this one: How to Attract New Readers to your Blog The author of this post on Live Randomly Simple suggests submitting posts / articles to sites and blogs that accept submissions.  She has a whole long list on this one of her Blog Tips posts!  Check it out; it sounds like a great idea. - 3 - Easter … [Read more...]

7QT: Good Friday… Holy Week Takes

- 1 - #Updates My updates have mainly been about the weather.  LOOK!  It got better again: Today is Good Friday.  We keep solemn between 12pm - 3pm in remembrance of Christ's sacrifice for us on the cross.  #NoGreaterLove - 2 - Blog Stuff My goal is to read one blog post that I've pinned to my Bloggy & Social Media pin board per day.  I particularly enjoyed this one: Pinterest Tips - 3 - Great Target Deal of the Week $5 off the normal price of $50! Tootsie Roll is … [Read more...]

7QT: What I’m Watching, Doing and Making

- 1 - Here's What's Up I want these Quick Takes to be better...  Dwij at House Unseen and Jenna at Call Her Happy are making changes to theirs and I noticed that mine could use some sprucing.  I guess I want to talk more about what's going on in my life. - 2 - Screen Time As much as I try to limit screen time (mostly for my littles), it still seems to be a big part of my life.  So here's what we're watching and doing.  Don't judge.  ;-) On Netflix Cupcakes' TV watching is very very … [Read more...]

7QT: Mermaids, Sock Hands, Netflix etc

- 1 - Happy Friday My Maternity Leave is half over. NOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! Horrifying. - 2 - Dessert of the Week S'Mores!  I should have taken a picture, but it's just the basic. Graham Cracker Chocolate Marshmallow 7 Seconds in the Microwave Heaven We tried giving Cupcakes one… I bet you know how that went.  So now we just give her a piece of chocolate, a marshmallow and a graham cracker.  She prefers it that way too.  :) - 3 - I'm a Netflix Junkie Especially on Maternity Leave. … [Read more...]