lifestyle

Budget Valentine’s Gifts

February 8, 2020

For the whole family that aren’t candy or flowers! Almost every single one of us is over getting cheap gifts in the form of Russell Stover assorted chocolates and teddy bears unraveling at the seams. But finding quality Valentine’s gifts at a cheap price seems a bit out of reach. Especially for those of us ballin’ on a budget. Today,…

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lifestyle, recipes

Hearty Vegetable Soup

February 4, 2020

VEGETARIAN + VEGAN! Happy National Homemade Soup Day! It seems like a silly holiday to celebrate, but little did you know, I grew up eating soup every.freaking.day. I would come home from school, call my mom to tell her about my day, and then make myself a bowl of soup. I literally did this through college until I had a…

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lifestyle

Merry Christmas 2019

December 14, 2019

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, y’all! We have had a wonderful year in the Spencer household. B turned one, finally started sleeping through the night, and eating on his own. He’s in his big boy room and we are so proud of him! It’s funny to think that he just started sitting up on his own at the beginning of…

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lifestyle, motherhood

Stocking Stuffers for New Mamas

December 8, 2019

With only 2.5 weeks left until Christmas, I thought I would squeeze another gift guide in here for those of you struggling to find the perfect gift for mamas! Great gifts are thoughtful but also useful. But it’s so hard to distinguish what is really necessary and wanted for new mamas, because we are often in survival mode and honestly?…

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lifestyle

Taking A Look Back…

December 5, 2019

I cannot believe it’s already been four years since we decided on eternity! How are we only 1 year away from our 5th anniversary?! So much has happened in such a short amount of time for us. It almost doesn’t seem real? But it also feels so long ago at the same time! Since getting married we have: moved 5…

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lifestyle, recipes

Tender & Juicy Roast

December 1, 2019

Because there’s nothing worse than dry meat That’s it. I am self-proclaiming this recipe as the BEST roast you’ll ever eat. I know, that’s a tall order, big shoes to fill and everyone on Pinterest claims their recipe is the best. But I can guarantee mine is better! It combines the best ingredients from a few recipes, and the result…

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Gifts for Him Under $25

November 26, 2019

To see my guide, gifts for her under $25, click here Top o’ the mornin’ to ya, lads and lassies! This is one of my favorite weeks of the entire year. There’s nothing more fun than prepping for Thanksgiving, getting up at the crack of dawn for Black Friday shopping, and putting up Christmas decorations as a family. To kick…

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lifestyle

Gifts For Her Under $25

November 20, 2019

It’s officially the holiday season and I’m just so freaking excited! This time of the year is so magical, and it’s even more fun now that we have a little one. I can’t wait to take B to see the lights. He’s already had hot chocolate and he LOVED it. We literally had to take it away from him, ha!…

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lifestyle, travel

A Weekend in Charleston

September 15, 2019

Part Two Like I said in my last post, my love for this city is overwhelming. My only regret is that we didn’t have more time here, but Hurricane Dorian forced us to leave early (Charleston floods easily… and it had already started when we were there!). We started off Sunday by enjoying breakfast in bed. It was so nice…

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