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Honeymoon edition: Maui

Honeymoon edition: Maui

After posting some of my sister’s wedding photo’s yesterday, I realized it would be wrong not to post her honeymoon pictures.  They were so fortunate to visit Maui, Hawaii on their honeymoon.  They came back with so many great stories and the most amazing pictures […]

The Newlywed’s

The Newlywed’s

As promised, here are a few snapshots from my sister’s wedding back in June. The day was filled with so much love for both Max & Jordan. Max’s friend’s and family sure do know how to party, which made the day that much better! We […]

American flag sugar cookie

American flag sugar cookie

Happy 4th of July everyone! Hope you get to spend it with the ones you love! We will be cooking out, doing some slip n’ slide, and spending it with friends!  I have to share this American flag sugar cookie with you, because it is […]

Pancakes & Pajama party

Pancakes & Pajama party

  Everyone loves a good theme for a party, right?  Having a theme makes it so much easier to plan, in my opinion! Pinterest has really been a life saver!  When I heard of a pancake & pajamas party, I was sold immediately! We did […]

Finding time

Finding time

Once I had baby #2 (in January), I feel like my brain has been fried.  I have become so forgetful.  I am always trying to find time these days.  As moms, we juggle so much, trying to keep the kids doctor appointments straight, finding time […]

Engagement gift ideas

Engagement gift ideas

I have recently had 2 close people in my life get engaged.  One is my sister and the other a good friend.  Do you ever wonder what to get them for a gift, when they get engaged? Of course, you want to celebrate them and […]

More exciting news for Basically Sprinkles!

More exciting news for Basically Sprinkles!

Things have been pretty quiet around here lately…there is good reasoning for it too!   We are due with #2!  January will be here before we know it!   The first trimester was pretty rough with the food aversions, not keeping food down, and all […]

How does your garden grow?

How does your garden grow?

We decided to plant some herbs so we can use them for cooking and in our drinks this summer! I am such a rookie when it comes to this, I don’t have my mom’s green thumb, (maybe one day!) Natalie has done this before, so […]

Sprinkles & Rainbows

Sprinkles & Rainbows

My birthday has always been one of my most favorite things to celebrate, that is, until, I had my daughter! Now her birthday is my most favorite thing to celebrate! Every morning, when I get her out of bed, I ask her what she dreamed […]

Baby Bump or Big Lunch?!

Baby Bump or Big Lunch?!

    Baby bump is just about 16 weeks and this is the stage I’m in; the phase where the belly is not yet a full, obvious baby bump which makes you the subject of a lot of speculation. Any Mom who has ever been […]