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Easy- Breezy Black Forest Cake

Ok you guys, I have the best black forest cake recipe for you! My girlfriends Grandma always made this, and you and I both know that as soon as you see the words ” Grandma ” and, ” recipe” – it’s gonna be good ! I haven’t made one of my kids birthday cakes ever since Levi’s first Birthday. It’s one of those things I’ve realized kiiinda falls along the lines of ” Do what you do best and hire...

Harvest Party

My girlfriends and I had done a Harvest party in the past, but the idea dwindled the last few years with the busyness of life, etc .. While at a girls night a few weeks ago, ( Ok, it was a baby shower, but still — we stayed up till 1 am and there were no hubby’s.. so..;) Anywho, the idea was brought up again as we were all discussing our gardens, and what we had planted this year. Our...

Cove and Meadow’s First Birthday

It felt so crazy just celebrating Meadow on the 5th. Because Cove was born only a minute after midnight the next day, it really did feel like it was both their birthdays.. But it wasn’t and it actually was pretty special for them to each have their own special day and I think moving forward they will love this growing up. Meadow absolutely LOVED her special day, like seriously she knew it was her Birthday. She has been our super...

She is 3.

Oh miss Harlan Veil, you are three. I always get emotional the days leading up to her birthday, and time hop app is killin’ me… But my gosh it sounds the same every friggen year — Where the heck does time go. I can’t help but reflect on this time last year, or to the DAY OF HER BIRTH and think about how crazy it is that in such a short time, we added 2 more little ones to the mix. I...

This is 30. { She’s A Gem party }

I was in a bit of denial about turning the big 3-0. 30 sounds, urgh… I dunno – old. But more to it than that, I felt a little sad to say goodbye to a era. One that has truly been a roller coaster of life changing events to say the least. I’ve started a career, married, lost a Mother and  a step Dad, bought a house, become a mother to 3 children, and started a whole other career. I’ve...