Thinking of my Momma this Mother’s Day weekend. She was the most supportive and unselfish person I know, and I am a better mother because she was mine. Even though she was taken too early, I had an amazing childhood. She made it magical: heart-shaped pancakes on Valentine’s day, green milk on St. Patrick’s Day, […]
Welcome to Life So Lovely, I'm Nicole! Currently a work-from-home momma to our beautiful 7-year-old daughter and mischievous 2-year-old son. I blog for myself, but I love posting fun photos, crafts, and delicious recipes, too! Stay tuned, and follow my adventures as a woman, wifey, and momma of two.
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So, I’m not sure what clothing manufacturers are thinking, but McKenzie’s straps always fall off her shoulders: tank tops, swimsuits, dresses, etc. She doesn’t have super-broad shoulders, but I think she’s a pretty normal-sized kid. Am I alone here? Either way, I don’t like it. I prefer to keep my 4-year-old’s chest completely covered, thank […]
Yes, it’s true. As I alluded to in this post, we got a 2012 Bugaboo Cameleon! (Pictured below is the color scheme we got.) If you don’t know anything about these strollers, it’s probably because they start at $979 brand new. Which is insane. I mean, who spends that much on a stroller?! That’s a […]
McKenzie doesn’t have school (4K) on Mondays, and I can never figure out what to do during the day. The Children’s Museum is closed on Mondays. It’s snowy and crappy outside. What do I DO? Urgh. I’ve been taking her to the mall (across the street) to play on the kiddie playground inside. It feels […]
I’ve been planning a seasonal collage of McKenzie for our hallway, and I’ve got 3 out of 4 photos now! I took the winter one today since we have some fresh snow. I think it’s so fun! Maybe I’ll start doing 1 every month so I can make a calendar next year. Just thought I’d […]