treat yourself mocktail margarita | little lessons by chelsea
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the treat yourself mocktail margarita

I was the child ordering shirley temples with extra maraschino cherries, or a virgin strawberry daiquiri with extra whipped cream. so, it should be no surprise that I’m the pregnant lady mixing up mocktails. you can only drink SO MUCH WATER! it is necessary…

February 11, 2019
make your own iced americano | little lessons by chelsea
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make your own iced americano

I am serious about my coffee intake. I look forward to a hot, deliciously smelling cup first thing each morning. I enjoy it while Iโ€™m eating breakfast + getting ready for the day. simultaneously, I brew an iced americano to take with me for…

January 21, 2019
a lunch date at dumpling darling | little lessons by chelsea
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a lunch date at dumpling darling

it is so important to carve out time to date your other half. especially, once you have kids! as entertaining + fun as our toddler is to be around, the husband + I realize we need to make our “just us” time more of…

January 18, 2019
32 weeks pregnant with baby 2 | little lessons by chelsea
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32 weeks pregnant with baby two

I am 32 weeks pregnant. I am 32 weeks pregnant. I am 32 weeks pregnant. I am repeating myself in hopes urgency will set in. I have done very little for this one’s pending arrival. I attribute my lack of preparation, up until this…

January 16, 2019
a reading nook fit for a toddler | little lessons by chelsea
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a reading nook fit for a toddler

every night, as part of jackson’s bedtime routine, we read a book he handpicks. he brings it to the rocking chair, where the husband + I read, and he takes off to a stool or the floor. these days, itโ€™s rare heโ€™ll sit in…

January 14, 2019
merry christmas from the diehls | little lessons by chelsea
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merry christmas from the diehls

our little + growing family is calling this christmas a victory! for the first time ever, we finished our gift shopping + wrapping well before christmas eve. we crossed every item off of our holiday bucket list. we baked dozens + dozens of cookies.…

December 25, 2018