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  • our family is growing |

    our family is growing

    we are so very excited to finally announce.. our family is growing! in march, we will be blessed with another little boy to cuddle + chase around. to be honest, I’m not sure I’ve…

    November 12, 2018
  • why I stopped eating meat

    why I stopped eating meat

    isn’t it funny, how you can hear the same message over + over and never do anything about it. but one day, for whatever reason, it strikes a chord and you make a change. the husband…

    May 31, 2018
  • pina colada for breakfast | little lessons by chelsea.

    pina colada for breakfast.

    I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with breakfast. especially during the weekdays. I have two goals each morning: get out the door on time + consume COFFEE. it’s easier said than done. which unfortunately…

    April 27, 2018
  • our baby is ONE!

    our baby is ONE!

    I cannot wrap my around this – I’m the mom of a one-year-old! I’ve been a roller-coaster of emotions, as of late (or rather, since I got pregnant). I, along with every single person that…

    April 26, 2018
  • how to make baby food.

    how to make baby food.

    it’s strange I feel the need to defend myself + my decision to make our baby’s food. but I do. so, humor me as I share why. (then: the how to). it’s impossible to…

    November 20, 2017
  • being a mom.

    being a mom.

    becoming a mom is the most magical, terrifying + wonderful experience. you have no idea what you’re doing, but know you would do anything for your tiny human. I am very new to this…

    September 11, 2017
  • llbychels bathroom updates

    4 inexpensive bathroom updates.

    last spring, the husband + I purchased our first home. when we put in our offer, the house was 30 days from completion of construction. it was good in the sense that we did…

    July 12, 2017
  • coffee game.

    updating your coffee game.

    as if coffee is a game. it’s not. it wasn’t before, and it definitely isn’t now that we have a little one. the husband + I are quick to take action in the morning…

    July 10, 2017
  • 6-essentials-for-your-newborn

    6 essentials for your newborn.

    the thought of bringing home a baby can be overwhelming. you’ve listened to your friends + family and studied up on the internet. now you just cross your fingers and hope you have everything…

    June 13, 2017
  • introducing baby jackson.

    introducing baby jackson.

    it’s those situations that push you just right up to your breaking point, right? you come out the other side with a new + improved outlook on life. (at least that’s the hope). I’ll…

    May 26, 2017