Author Archives: babystepsandmommymoves

Care Bear Birthday

Harlow’s SEVENTH birthday is coming up so fast!  And as she is known to do, she wants a birthday party theme that no longer exists.  Care Bears.  I’m pretty sure I probably had a Care Bears themed party 30+ years … Continue reading

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When it Rains… Bloom.

When it rains, it pours.  We all know what that means.  Life lately has thrown some more unexpected curveballs that I just had no way of anticipating.  While still grieving the loss of my dad, it just sometimes is overwhelming … Continue reading

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So This is Christmas…

I’m just going to admit it.  I’ve been on a rampage this season.  It’s almost as if the heartbreak we suffered this summer is making me determined to have a PERFECT Halloween, and a PERFECT Thanksgiving, and a PERFECT Christmas.  … Continue reading

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Autumn Unicorn & Princess

So I did a thing last weekend that I’m totally excited about.  A friend of mine posted a photo of her daughter with a small unicorn pony a couple of years ago that I’ve obsessed over ever since.  I finally … Continue reading

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Spooky Mirror

Hello, all!  I’ve just completed a fun mirror project for Halloween that turned out… okay.  It was very fussy and difficult, but I’ve gotten good feedback on it, so I thought I would share.  As most things do, it all … Continue reading

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Baby Steps

Things have been hard since my dad passed away.  But as he said, “Life is for the Living”, and boy, does it keep going whether you are grieving or not. Let me give you an update on life… Since Dad’s … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye

About two months ago, I sat down and wrote out my dad’s journey with Multiple Myloma.  I wrote about his diagnosis, his struggle, his story, and how grateful I was to be celebrating his 75th birthday when just a couple … Continue reading

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