Tag: baby shower

Blackberry Breeze Cocktail + Extras

blackberry breeze cocktail

Summer (I know it’s only spring technically) is my favorite produce season! I loooooooooove me some good ‘maters, and summer is their prime time to shine. H-E-B had some gorgeous Beefsteak Tomatoes last week, so I had to grab a few. I made a quick turkey bacon BLT, and I felt my heart go pitter-patter.

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Babies Shower – Tea for Two!

Tea for Two twins baby shower

I can’t believe that one of my closest friends having TWINS! I’m beyond excited for she and her hubby to experience the absolute joy that babies bring. I’m also beyond excited because it’s just so fitting that she’s having two at the same time. Back when we were youngins, we would joke that I would

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White Sangria

white sangria

White Sangria 2/3 cup frozen limeade concentrate, thawed 2/3 cup lemonade concentrate, thawed 2 cups orange juice concentrate, thawed 1 lime, sliced 1 lemon, sliced 1 large orange, sliced 1 bottle dry white wine 6 cups club soda, chilled In a large drink dispenser, combine all ingredients except the club soda and stir well. Cover

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Book-Themed Baby Shower for My Bestie!

Book Themed Baby Shower

This weekend, I got to help throw a baby shower for my sweet friend along with a great group of gals. Her nursery is adventure themed [so cute!], but another group was throwing a shower under that theme. So, since our friend is a teacher [and a few of us are also educators/librarians], we decided

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Great Kids’ Books for Fall

scaredy cat splat

I have a real problem when it comes to Half Price Books. I go in there with the high hopes of selling some old books and getting some moola to walk out the door with. Yeah. That never happens. Inevitably, they take forever* to tell me how much I’ll get for my books. By the

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Baby Shower and Baptism Outfits

baby shower outfit

We were so very lucky to have three amazing groups of women throw us baby showers in preparation for our sweet Baby G. Each of the showers was unique and we were overwhelmed with how much love we felt at each one. Our nephew was also baptized recently (and we’re the godparents which is so

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Pregnancy Books

Pregnancy Books

There are a couple of great books we’ve read as a couple to get us prepared for Baby G. They’ve been very helpful and aren’t the boring kind of read you might expect from the baby genre. I’d definitely suggest them for those of you who are first time parents! Baby Bargains This book saved

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What to Get for Your Friend the Preggo

gift ideas for pregnant women

I remember feeling completely at a loss when I found out my friends were pregnant. I wanted to get them a little, “Ahhtta girl!” kind of gift, but I had no idea what would be helpful to the preggos. Now that I’m pregnant myself, I have quite a list compiled. Here are some recommendations if

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Why I Love Dollar Tree

Why I Love Dollar Tree

So this past Monday, my sister-in-law gave birth to our nephew and godson. I am so beyond excited I can’t describe it. He’s truly the perfect little guy! He was very pink, interactive, and oh that baby smell. To get ready for the big day, I prepared a few gifts for the Mama, Baby, and

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