A Day In Our Life

May 7, 2015

Hello my almond butter loving friends. If you’re new to HEAB, you may like to subscribe to my RSS feed or receive my posts via email. Thanks for reading!Inspired by Katie’s beautiful photo an hour posts. 5:30 AM wake up call courtesy of Charlie 7:00 AM 8:30 AM pit stop to play in dirt after […]

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Feeding Friends

March 10, 2015

Chris and I love having people over for dinner, and it’s extra fun now since most of our friends starting having babies right around the same time we did.  So, our quiet little get-togethers of a few years ago are a little louder and a lot messier, but everyone always has a good time.  Plus, […]

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Simple Gifts

February 20, 2015

On the toddler birthday party circuit?  If so, here are a few simple gift ideas… Paint some rocks. Fill a coin purse with fifty wishes (a roll of pennies).  I found the above coin purse at Whole Foods. When parents request no gifts, we usually just paint a card.  Summer painted the inside of the […]

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Gifts As Decor

December 13, 2014

Chris and I are constantly trying to come up with ways to downsize  and simplify our lives.  His method involves never ever buying anything.  Seriously – my husband requires very little to be happy.  It’s one of the things I love and admire about him.  I’m definitely the shopper of the family, and as much […]

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My Favorite Time Of Year

December 5, 2014

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays from our family to yours!  

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Since We Last Spoke

September 11, 2014

We took our first road trip as a family of six.  Summer traveled a good bit her first year of life, and then Charlie and Katie arrived.  We didn’t take many family trips after that (read zero family trips), and after Hannah was born, I often wondered if we would ever leave Nashville all together. […]

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August 17, 2014

Charlie and Katie’s room went from dark to light… When we moved last year, we had three children two and under, and I was six months pregnant.  So, despite the fact that I did not like the color of Charlie and Katie’s room (AT ALL), the thought of painting it completely overwhelmed me.  Well, after […]

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The Little Things Part II

July 7, 2014

Snacking on buttered and salted popcorn with bacon, candied walnuts, and chocolate chips.  A few weeks ago, I took the kids to tour a local dairy farm, and while there, I purchased some of their whole cream.  My morning mug (or two…okay, three) of coffee never tasted so good. We LOVE pesto around here, but […]

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Simple Ways To Organize

June 25, 2014

I thrive on order.  Often times I read about those moms who greet visitors with, “Kids are messy, and we welcome you into to our chaos.  Come on in!”  I tried being that mom – I really did, but I just can’t.  When stuff is everywhere, and the house is a mess (which happens daily!), […]

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The Little Things

June 20, 2014

Two posts in one week?  Yep, just had some stuff to write about this week.  Trust me, I could fill post after post with our day to day adventures, but since we try and keep the kids’ lives off of the Internet, I honestly don’t have much to share.  Our kids are my world.  From […]

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