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megapixie @megapixie

Another one from the "I'm laid up on crutches and figure why not visit with the ghosts of photos past" files... I love it when grandparents make appearances in my sessions ❤️

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Another one from the "I'm laid up on crutches and figure why not visit with the ghosts of photos past" files... I love it when grandparents make appearances in my sessions ❤️
wessie_wonderers @wessie_wonderers

**GIVEAWAY** with Abi Wiese Illustrations & Design: Win the beautiful new 2019 Annual Calendar by @abiwiese ! . How to enter: 1. Like this post 2. Follow @abiwiese and @wessie_wonderers 3. Tag your friends in the comments below to share the ❤ 4. Each comment + tag = 1 entry *Giveaway closes 31 Dec 2018 at 8pm GMT +2. Winner selected randomly and announced here on Instagram 1 January 2019. Open to SA only. *This #giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. . ✨ Watch today's Instagram stories to see more of @abiwiese's unique pieces and follow the link in our bio ☝🏼 to read the blog post about Abi. Leave a comment there to increase your chances of winning!! ✨ . . . . . . . . #botanicals #prints #calendar #botanicaldrawing #inspireothers #inspiredaily #thepursuitofjoyproject #thingsiwanttoremember #humansofjoy #thehappynow #documentlife #slowliving #lovelysquares #asecondofwhimsy #thatsdarling #thedarlingmovement #thehappynow #myview #livethelittlethings #momsofinstagram #mynameismama #cameramama #unitedinmotherhood #inspiremothers #motherhoodunplugged #honestmotherhood #honestmothering #documentyourdays #wessiewonderers

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**GIVEAWAY** with Abi Wiese Illustrations & Design:
Win the beautiful new 2019 Annual Calendar by @abiwiese !
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How to enter:
1. Like this post
2. Follow @abiwiese and @wessie_wonderers
3. Tag your friends in the comments below to share the ❤
4. Each comment + tag = 1 entry
*Giveaway closes 31 Dec 2018 at 8pm GMT +2. Winner selected randomly and announced here on Instagram 1 January 2019. Open to SA only.
*This #giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram.
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✨ Watch today's Instagram stories to see more of @abiwiese's unique pieces and follow the link in our bio ☝🏼 to read the blog post about Abi. Leave a comment there to increase your chances of winning!! ✨
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#botanicals #prints #calendar #botanicaldrawing #inspireothers #inspiredaily #thepursuitofjoyproject #thingsiwanttoremember #humansofjoy #thehappynow #documentlife #slowliving #lovelysquares #asecondofwhimsy #thatsdarling #thedarlingmovement #thehappynow #myview #livethelittlethings #momsofinstagram #mynameismama #cameramama #unitedinmotherhood #inspiremothers #motherhoodunplugged #honestmotherhood #honestmothering #documentyourdays #wessiewonderers
sweettreephotography @sweettreephotography

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lecindaward @lecindaward

Yesterday I got to hang out with two of my sweet friends, and to capture the way they love each other 💕. Dexy (or sexy as my phone keeps autocorrecting his name to) is the perfect match for Kiralee in every way, and I love the way they love each other. It's a love full of joy, and laughter, and hanging out with them always makes me happy. I'm also pretty excited to celebrate their wedding with them as a bridesmaid next year (this photographer is putting on her party hat for the night 🎉💃🏻). You guys are too cute 😍. #lecindawardlovers #melbourneengagementphotographer #melbourneengagement #melbourneweddingphotographer #melbourneweddingphotography #melbournebride #melbournewedding #melbourneweddings #dirtybootsandmessyhair #stylemepretty #bettertogether #belovedstories #utterlyengaged #firstandlasts #loveandwildhearts #huffpostido #humansofjoy #thepursuitofjoyproject #clickinmoms #tdpgraduate #unraveledacademy

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Yesterday I got to hang out with two of my sweet friends, and to capture the way they love each other 💕. Dexy (or sexy as my phone keeps autocorrecting his name to) is the perfect match for Kiralee in every way, and I love the way they love each other. It's a love full of joy, and laughter, and hanging out with them always makes me happy.

I'm also pretty excited to celebrate their wedding with them as a bridesmaid next year (this photographer is putting on her party hat for the night 🎉💃🏻). You guys are too cute 😍. #lecindawardlovers #melbourneengagementphotographer #melbourneengagement #melbourneweddingphotographer #melbourneweddingphotography #melbournebride #melbournewedding #melbourneweddings #dirtybootsandmessyhair #stylemepretty #bettertogether #belovedstories #utterlyengaged #firstandlasts #loveandwildhearts #huffpostido #humansofjoy #thepursuitofjoyproject #clickinmoms #tdpgraduate #unraveledacademy
sweettreephotography @sweettreephotography

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iplettering @iplettering

| be kind | ... to others, the planet and yourself. I struggle with that last one quite often. Something to work on in 2019, maybe . . . . #lettering #handlettering #moderncalligraphy #calligraphy #thepursuitofjoyproject #typespire #bekind #pencillettering #paperlove #dailydoseofpaper #calligrapher #handsthatmake #makersgonnashare #moderncalligrapher

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| be kind | ... to others, the planet and yourself. I struggle with that last one quite often. Something to work on in 2019, maybe
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#lettering #handlettering #moderncalligraphy #calligraphy #thepursuitofjoyproject #typespire #bekind #pencillettering #paperlove #dailydoseofpaper #calligrapher #handsthatmake #makersgonnashare #moderncalligrapher
delabergere @delabergere

Give us freedom and mountains will shake. Oceans will spill. 🌒 ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• 📷 @ninedesign9 @andreiiianana ⏱ November, 2018 ________________________________ ________________________________ #freedom #vesper #visualsoflife #livefree #wildsoul #earthpix #restless #nevertamed #wildworld #intothewild #mood #stayandwander #getlostclub #thatauthenticfeeling #livethelittlethings #documentlife #nothingisordinary #partnerincrime #aquietstyle #thepursuitofjoyproject #postitfortheaesthetic #verilymoments #mybeigelife

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Give us freedom and mountains will shake. Oceans will spill.
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thelongshortstories @thelongshortstories

Christmas magic is silent. You don’t hear it. You feel it. You know it. You believe it 🎄✨ . 2 and a half days till humans have their holiday time off work! Not leaving their side till January 2nd 🤗♥️ . Wrapped around my lovely all cotton soft @the.woofwoof . Happy pre Christmas Wednesday folks 🎄✨ Love, Lucca 😙 . . . . #thelongshortstories #ohchristmastree #dachshundmoments #georgeclooneyofdogs #chooselovely #thepursuitofjoyproject #everysquareastory #doxiesofinsta #stayandwander #optoutside #dachshundpuppy #dachshunddivas #doggram #pupfluence #loves_dogs #pets_perfection #darlingdetails #athensvoice #lifopets #lifo #alltags_gr #aestheticdogs #bestwoof10k #dearphotographer #doxielife #doxieobsessed

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Christmas magic is silent. You don’t hear it. You feel it. You know it. You believe it 🎄✨
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2 and a half days till humans have their holiday time off work! Not leaving their side till January 2nd 🤗♥️
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Wrapped around my lovely all cotton soft @the.woofwoof .
Happy pre Christmas Wednesday folks 🎄✨
Love, Lucca 😙
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#ohchristmastree 
#dachshundmoments 
#georgeclooneyofdogs #chooselovely #thepursuitofjoyproject #everysquareastory #doxiesofinsta 
#stayandwander 
#optoutside 
#dachshundpuppy #dachshunddivas 
#doggram 
#pupfluence 
#loves_dogs 
#pets_perfection 
#darlingdetails 
#athensvoice 
#lifopets 
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thebearcubclub @thebearcubclub

Trying to perfect the aerial bed shot!! 👆🏼🙊..definitely need a bit more practice here I think?!! . “Caspi, legs together bud!”.. “Quill, stay on your back Scamp!” ...”Please don’t point at Papa! Please just drink your milk and look super cute 😂🙏🏻!”. . Still no sign of the boys giving up their night bottle of milk?! My dishwasher continues to be filled with so many @bboxforkids bottles on the daily 😅🙈 I might need to rip the bottle bandaid off very soon though.. getting up once or twice in the night to give them a refill is beyond ridiculous at age three!! Hit me with your best tips Mamas?!!

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Trying to perfect the aerial bed shot!! 👆🏼🙊..definitely need a bit more practice here I think?!!
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“Caspi, legs together bud!”.. “Quill, stay on your back Scamp!” ...”Please don’t point at Papa! Please just drink your milk and look super cute 😂🙏🏻!”.
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Still no sign of the boys giving up their night bottle of milk?! My dishwasher continues to be filled with so many @bboxforkids bottles on the daily 😅🙈 I might need to rip the bottle bandaid off very soon though.. getting up once or twice in the night to give them a refill is beyond ridiculous at age three!! Hit me with your best tips Mamas?!!
clicklovegrow @clicklovegrow

This shot was taken for the Portraits lesson of our #ClickLoveGrow Enthusiast Photography Course, by student Whitney. We fell in love with it Whitney... congrats! . FEATURED | @whitney.houseman . CURATED BY | pamela.bradford.photographer . Our next course is starting again soon, and we're ON SALE now! . Go grab your seat before the price goes up! . Link in the bio! . #CLGPhotographyCourses #=CLGEnthusiastCourseComingSoon #OnlinePhotographyCourses #LearnPhotography

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This shot was taken for the Portraits lesson of our #ClickLoveGrow Enthusiast Photography Course, by student Whitney. We fell in love with it Whitney... congrats!
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#CLGPhotographyCourses #=CLGEnthusiastCourseComingSoon #OnlinePhotographyCourses #LearnPhotography
indiiandi @indiiandi

Hello all our lovely customers, I just wanted to let you all know that we will now be closed until the start of January. We will also have our Summer release in January as it took a little longer than expected to finalise all our new products. They are now all finalised but due to Christmas being around the corner we have decided to wait until the new year. Here are all our Linen Jumpsuits, I can’t wait to show you all the matching mummy ones • • • #childofig #candidchildhood #pixel_kids #vscokids #vscocam #vsco #littleandbrave #littlebellows #beyondthewanderlust #thepursuitofjoyproject #thechildrenoftheworld #UMH_kids #UniteinMotherHood #momswithcameras #aussieflatlay #mwc_319 #bestflatlays #momhub #clickinmom #indiiandi #eofysale #babyfashion #baby_flatlay #babyclothes #vogue #britishvogue #asseeninvogue #handmade #christmas

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Hello all our lovely customers, 
I just wanted to let you all know that we will now be closed until the start of January. We will also have our Summer release in January as it took a little longer than expected to finalise all our new products. They are now all finalised but due to Christmas being around the corner we have decided to wait until the new year. Here are all our Linen Jumpsuits, I can’t wait to show you all the matching mummy ones •
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missbreanna_kate @missbreanna_kate

1 year ago we made the decision to sell our first home we had work so hard for. The most important life lesson out of buying this house is to never argue with your sister because she will just do it her way anyway 🙊❤ Where has a year gone?

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1 year ago we made the decision to sell our first home we had work so hard for. 
The most important life lesson out of buying this house is to never argue with your sister because she will just do it her way anyway 🙊❤
Where has a year gone?
jacqui_oliver @jacqui_oliver

Spring into summer with Aveda! Shout out to @ash_bennettshair for working miracles with my curls! #amazing

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Spring into summer with Aveda! Shout out to @ash_bennettshair for working miracles with my curls! #amazing
cherishl.a @cherishl.a

Day #1 of the half term. I am awake with a pounding headache. Had some weirdddddd dreams last night. Kids are driving me loopy already !!! Best go and face the day! Hope everyone is ok! X

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Day #1 of the half term.
I am awake with a pounding headache. 
Had some weirdddddd dreams last night. 
Kids are driving me loopy already !!! Best go and face the day! Hope everyone is ok! X
aksel_seray @aksel_seray

I can’t believe Liv is already 4 weeks old. How did this happen?! • Right now Liv sleeps in our room. The bad part about our house though, is that when it gets cold outside the only heating we have is a wood burning stove & it’s really hard to control the temperature (it’s either a furnace or it’s freezing). Long story short, I want to move Alivia into Locke’s room as soon as possible so that she’s more comfortable (his room has a heater that keeps the temperature really even). • SO. I need ALL of the room sharing tips you’ve got. Locke is 19 months old & we don’t have any other options as far as other spaces to put Liv because of the temperature situation. Have you ever had your toddler and baby share a room? How did you make it work? Send help. 😂 • • • • • • • • • • • • #getaftergrateful #smalljoys #liveintentionally #verilymoment #momcommunity #worloflittles #livecolorfully #motherhoodinstyle #lifegivingsquares #bestofmom #thepursuitofjoyproject #motherhoodthroughinstagram #justmomlife #ohheymama #mymamahood #letthembelittle #motherhoodintheraw #childhoodunplugged #letthekids #motherhoodinspired #belovedlife #blessedisshe #joyfulmamas #mytinymoments #theeverydayproject #ohmamamoment #motherhood #cameramama #postpartum

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I can’t believe Liv is already 4 weeks old. How did this happen?! •
Right now Liv sleeps in our room. The bad part about our house though, is that when it gets cold outside the only heating we have is a wood burning stove & it’s really hard to control the temperature (it’s either a furnace or it’s freezing). Long story short, I want to move Alivia into Locke’s room as soon as possible so that she’s more comfortable (his room has a heater that keeps the temperature really even).
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daniloxton @daniloxton

They tell strangers on the street they’re twins (and they’re believed... how? I don’t know 🤷🏻‍♀️) ⠀ Time together is either spent giggling away like little girls (because, well... they are) or annoying the absolute shit out of each other.⠀ They beg us to see each other daily even if it’s been weeks in between hangs.⠀ Ivy even cries out for Billie in her sleep (not me!)⠀ They’re a bit cute and it kills me.⠀ I hope they forever have memories of their bath times, role playing, mischievous antics and celebrations.⠀ Also I hope they grow up continuing love each other as much as their mamas have over the years (vomit worthy last sentence right?) ⠀

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They tell strangers on the street they’re twins (and they’re believed... how? I don’t know 🤷🏻‍♀️) ⠀
Time together is either spent giggling away like little girls (because, well... they are) or annoying the absolute shit out of each other.⠀
They beg us to see each other daily even if it’s been weeks in between hangs.⠀
Ivy even cries out for Billie in her sleep (not me!)⠀
They’re a bit cute and it kills me.⠀
I hope they forever have memories of their bath times, role playing, mischievous antics and celebrations.⠀
Also I hope they grow up continuing love each other as much as their mamas have over the years (vomit worthy last sentence right?) ⠀
thedigitalpicnic @thedigitalpicnic

Did you meet any golden hearts this year? Man.  We sure did. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ So many.  Too many.  Golden hearts who had our backs.  Wanted to see our business shine on.  Sent texts at 10.03pm saying "are you awake and free for chat?" and knew that this would be ok, ... because we'd reached that level of business friendship.  Referred business our way, that'll likely change our business forever [in 2019, in particular]. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Business aside? We have golden hearts in our lives that have *nothing* to do with business, and are the kinda golden hearts who you need in your life to distract you from business ownership life, and remind you what life really is all about. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Who's your golden heart? Tag them in the comments below and let them know how much they impacted your life for the better in 2018. #theworldneedsmorecompliments #praisemakestheworldgoaround. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Image credit - @biancacash.

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Did you meet any golden hearts this year? Man.  We sure did.
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So many.  Too many.  Golden hearts who had our backs.  Wanted to see our business shine on.  Sent texts at 10.03pm saying "are you awake and free for chat?" and knew that this would be ok, ... because we'd reached that level of business friendship.  Referred business our way, that'll likely change our business forever [in 2019, in particular]. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Business aside? We have golden hearts in our lives that have *nothing* to do with business, and are the kinda golden hearts who you need in your life to distract you from business ownership life, and remind you what life really is all about.
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fourlittlecreatures @fourlittlecreatures

45mins past Scout's bedtime and after I tell him he doesn't need anymore water (for the 5th time)... "Mum, if we don't drink water we die" #rightio #nomoredocumentariesforyouoldmate

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45mins past Scout's bedtime and after I tell him he doesn't need anymore water (for the 5th time)... "Mum, if we don't drink water we die" 
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bronbates @bronbates

but i did get completely lost trying to find my way from the 6th to the 18th 🙃 so i took a taxi and got to see block after block of these beauties for my troubles ✨

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but i did get completely lost trying to find my way from the 6th to the 18th 🙃 so i took a taxi and got to see block after block of these beauties for my troubles ✨
happyataglance @happyataglance

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waight.itsbex @waight.itsbex

Christmas jumper day for the last day at school 😍 a hell of a lot of chocolate bribery went into this photo. 😂 as I asked for a photo of them all apparently I made Hugo lose on his xbox game?! Emilyn is 9 going on 19 and as moody as I was at 14.... and Nell well the struggle to get her dummy out her mouth is real! 😂🙈 #merrychristmas

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Christmas jumper day for the last day at school 😍 a hell of a lot of chocolate bribery went into this photo. 😂 as I asked for a photo of them all apparently I made Hugo lose on his xbox game?! Emilyn is 9 going on 19 and as moody as I was at 14.... and Nell well the struggle to get her dummy out her mouth is real! 😂🙈 #merrychristmas
raisingwildly @raisingwildly

Just 12 months ago this outfit was on the verge of too big.. now it’s on the verge of too short! #growthspurt #visitingGrandma

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Just 12 months ago this outfit was on the verge of too big.. now it’s on the verge of too short! #growthspurt #visitingGrandma
laurenabostock @laurenabostock

When it’s an all night party😴 #passthecoffee #lifeofanewborn #thesimplehome #justtired

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When it’s an all night party😴 #passthecoffee #lifeofanewborn #thesimplehome #justtired
linavaice @linavaice

Every year we have a family tradition with my daughter - we are making Christmas cookies. 🥨 Also this is a good idea for Christmas presents- it is hand made and it is so delicious.🎁 Please share Your favorite cookies recipe. 📝 Kasmet prieš šventes turime tradiciją su dukryte kepti įvairių formų sausainius 🥨 Kartais supakuojame juos į permatomą dovanų popierių ir dovanojame artimiesiems. Rankų darbo skani valgoma dovana 🎁 Šiemet galvoju pagal kokį receptą juos kepti. Būtų labai įdomu sužinoti jūsų mėgstamiausią sausainių, meduolių receptą 📝

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Every year we have a family tradition with my daughter - we are making Christmas cookies. 🥨
Also this is a good idea for Christmas presents- it is hand made and it is so delicious.🎁
Please share Your favorite cookies recipe. 📝

Kasmet prieš šventes turime tradiciją su dukryte kepti įvairių formų sausainius 🥨 Kartais supakuojame juos į permatomą dovanų popierių ir dovanojame artimiesiems. Rankų darbo skani valgoma dovana 🎁 Šiemet galvoju pagal kokį receptą juos kepti.
Būtų labai įdomu sužinoti jūsų mėgstamiausią sausainių, meduolių receptą 📝
maria_citygirlislandboy @maria_citygirlislandboy

Close to my heart always but extra snuggly these past few days as the teething intensifies. 🤤 9 months and no tooth yet but I'm hoping those rosy cheeks, diaper rashes and never ending chewing and drooling means relief is near...and the return of sleep?! 🙏😴 I'll sure miss those gummy smiles though! 🎶All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth...🎶 . . . . . #wearallthebabies #babysnuggles #livethelittlethings #magicofchildhood #babyhoodunplugged #babiesofinstagram #pursuepretty #petitejoys #thepursuitofjoyproject #uniteinmotherhood #pixel_kids #watchthemgrow #igkids #motherhoodthroughinstagram #documentyourdays #thehappynow #lifewellcaptured #lovelysquares #momentsofmine #verilymoment #lifeisbeautiful #flashesofdelight #teethingbaby #9monthsold

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Close to my heart always but extra snuggly these past few days as the teething intensifies. 🤤 9 months and no tooth yet but I'm hoping those rosy cheeks, diaper rashes and never ending chewing and drooling means relief is near...and the return of sleep?! 🙏😴 I'll sure miss those gummy smiles though! 🎶All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth...🎶
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mrsakhodgson @mrsakhodgson

• W E D N E S D A Y • I like these photos because you’ll be able to see the massive difference when we decorate to our taste. This isn’t from this morning, we’re rushing around munching breakfast at the moment. I have been posting a lot of vegan recipes on my stories, well, I’m going to stop annoying you all with them now 😂 if you want to still see though, you can follow my new insta @veganfoodfamily where we’ll share what we enjoy and dislike.

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• W E D N E S D A Y •
I like these photos because you’ll be able to see the massive difference when we decorate to our taste. 
This isn’t from this morning, we’re rushing around munching breakfast at the moment.
I have been posting a lot of vegan recipes on my stories, well, I’m going to stop annoying you all with them now 😂 if you want to still see though, you can follow my new insta @veganfoodfamily where we’ll share what we enjoy and dislike.
cookiiebabycarriers @cookiiebabycarriers

#Repost @nabanitadhar (@get_repost) ・・・ I went back to work when M was just 7 months old. Naturally, I put her in a daycare close to work so that I could be near her and reach her within a few minutes. . . Everyday I had to carry her things, my things and ofcourse her to and from work. While my husband dropped us in the morning, coming back home was a challenge. That’s where babywearing came to my rescue. I could have her close to my heart, safe in an ergonomic carrier while my hands were free to carry our bags and do everything else that I needed to get her home safe. . . Let me tell you, babywearing is a blessing to moms like me who are always on the go. Also, it keeps your baby close to you which but obviously fills your heart with love as you can probably see in the picture. . . #babywearing #babywearingindia #momlife #mommyblogger #momtogs #momblogger #motherhoodrising #mommylife #motherhoodunplugged #dailyparenting #motherhoodthroughinstagram #letthembelittle #mumlife #uniteinmotherhood #momsofinstagram #clickinmoms #motherdaughter #instamom #magicofchildhood #parenthood #bestofmom #documentlife #mom_hub #thepursuitofjoyproject #motherhood #ohheymama #momlifeisthebestlife #ig_motherhood #mommyhood

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#Repost @nabanitadhar (@get_repost)
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I went back to work when M was just 7 months old. Naturally, I put her in a daycare close to work so that I could be near her and reach her within a few minutes.
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Everyday I had to carry her things, my things and ofcourse her to and from work. While my husband dropped us in the morning, coming back home was a challenge. That’s where babywearing came to my rescue. I could have her close to my heart, safe in an ergonomic carrier while my hands were free to carry our bags and do everything else that I needed to get her home safe.
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Let me tell you, babywearing is a blessing to moms like me who are always on the go. Also, it keeps your baby close to you which but obviously fills your heart with love as you can probably see in the picture.
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#babywearing #babywearingindia #momlife #mommyblogger #momtogs #momblogger #motherhoodrising #mommylife #motherhoodunplugged #dailyparenting #motherhoodthroughinstagram #letthembelittle #mumlife #uniteinmotherhood #momsofinstagram #clickinmoms #motherdaughter #instamom #magicofchildhood #parenthood #bestofmom #documentlife #mom_hub #thepursuitofjoyproject #motherhood #ohheymama #momlifeisthebestlife #ig_motherhood #mommyhood
pinkpearbear @pinkpearbear

{AD} They're dreaming of Christmas, look at that wonder in their eyes as they absorb the magic, lost in thoughts of Santa and mince pies and family visiting. Oh to be young again and not thinking of the mountain of tasks that must be undertaken to achieve that magic! We are fully in festive mode now, less then a week to go. The tree is up and decorated and we went to the German market in town last weekend to have a browse and listen to the carol singers. I don't think anything can beat hearing carol singers, or especially a brass band playing at Christmas time. We also went to @mcdonaldsuk for lunch and found out that with every Happy Meal you buy on Christmas Eve, they will give you a free bag of carrots to leave out for Rudolph and his crew! Helping to fuel Santa's sleigh across the globe, they also have a free app to download called Reindeer Ready, where you can take a photo of your living room and through augmented reality, it will create a little video of Santa's super sleigh pullers coming in and eating the carrots you leave out, for you to show your children on Christmas Day! Now that's magical! Are you ready for the big day? #reindeerready

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They're dreaming of Christmas, look at that wonder in their eyes as they absorb the magic, lost in thoughts of Santa and mince pies and family visiting. Oh to be young again and not thinking of the mountain of tasks that must be undertaken to achieve that magic!

We are fully in festive mode now, less then a week to go. The tree is up and decorated and we went to the German market in town last weekend to have a browse and listen to the carol singers. I don't think anything can beat hearing carol singers, or especially a brass band playing at Christmas time. 
We also went to @mcdonaldsuk for lunch and found out that with every Happy Meal you buy on Christmas Eve, they will give you a free bag of carrots to leave out for Rudolph and his crew! Helping to fuel Santa's sleigh across the globe, they also have a free app to download called Reindeer Ready, where you can take a photo of your living room and through augmented reality, it will create a little video of Santa's super sleigh pullers coming in and eating the carrots you leave out, for you to show your children on Christmas Day! Now that's magical!

Are you ready for the big day? 
#reindeerready
vitadaily.ca @vitadaily.ca

💅🏼 C O N T E S T : One lucky winner will receive a set of CND Night Moves holiday collection in Vinylux, plus a top coat! TO ENTER : 1️⃣ Follow @cndcanada and follow us. 2️⃣ Like and leave a comment on this post sharing your fave festive nail colour! 3️⃣ Tag your pals! Each one you tag will earn you an extra entry! Contest ends December 26th! Visit the link in our profile for more on this new polish range, including shimmering shades like Kiss of Fire, Bellini, After Hours and Soirée Strut!

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💅🏼 C O N T E S T : One lucky winner will receive a set of CND Night Moves holiday collection in Vinylux, plus a top coat! 
TO ENTER : 
1️⃣ Follow @cndcanada and follow us.
2️⃣ Like and leave a comment on this post sharing your fave festive nail colour! 
3️⃣ Tag your pals! Each one you tag will earn you an extra entry! 
Contest ends December 26th!

Visit the link in our profile for more on this new polish range, including shimmering shades like Kiss of Fire, Bellini, After Hours and Soirée Strut!
mei_jenks @mei_jenks

One more week until Christmas!? Guess it's time to write that letter to Santa. 🎅🏻 Even though I'm totally living that threenager life, loving on my baby brother automatically puts me on the nice list, riiiiight? 📝 #toddlertadashi

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One more week until Christmas!? Guess it's time to write that letter to Santa. 🎅🏻 Even though I'm totally living that threenager life, loving on my baby brother automatically puts me on the nice list, riiiiight? 📝 #toddlertadashi
nabanitadhar @nabanitadhar

I went back to work when M was just 7 months old. Naturally, I put her in a daycare close to work so that I could be near her and reach her within a few minutes. . . Everyday I had to carry her things, my things and ofcourse her to and from work. While my husband dropped us in the morning, coming back home was a challenge. That’s where babywearing came to my rescue. I could have her close to my heart, safe in an ergonomic carrier while my hands were free to carry our bags and do everything else that I needed to get her home safe. . . Let me tell you, babywearing is a blessing to moms like me who are always on the go. Also, it keeps your baby close to you which but obviously fills your heart with love as you can probably see in the picture. . . (Not a sponsored post) . . #babywearing #babywearingindia #momlife #mommyblogger #momtogs #momblogger #motherhoodrising #mommylife #motherhoodunplugged #dailyparenting #motherhoodthroughinstagram #letthembelittle #mumlife #uniteinmotherhood #momsofinstagram #clickinmoms #motherdaughter #instamom #magicofchildhood #parenthood #bestofmom #documentlife #mom_hub #thepursuitofjoyproject #motherhood #ohheymama #momlifeisthebestlife #ig_motherhood #mommyhood #mummyblogger

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I went back to work when M was just 7 months old. Naturally, I put her in a daycare close to work so that I could be near her and reach her within a few minutes.
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Everyday I had to carry her things, my things and ofcourse her to and from work. While my husband dropped us in the morning, coming back home was a challenge. That’s where babywearing came to my rescue. I could have her close to my heart, safe in an ergonomic carrier while my hands were free to carry our bags and do everything else that I needed to get her home safe.
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Let me tell you, babywearing is a blessing to moms like me who are always on the go. Also, it keeps your baby close to you which but obviously fills your heart with love as you can probably see in the picture.
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#babywearing #babywearingindia #momlife #mommyblogger #momtogs #momblogger #motherhoodrising #mommylife #motherhoodunplugged #dailyparenting #motherhoodthroughinstagram #letthembelittle #mumlife #uniteinmotherhood #momsofinstagram #clickinmoms #motherdaughter #instamom #magicofchildhood #parenthood #bestofmom #documentlife #mom_hub #thepursuitofjoyproject #motherhood #ohheymama #momlifeisthebestlife #ig_motherhood #mommyhood #mummyblogger
delumiere.photography @delumiere.photography

Romantic moments in your parent’s vineyard at sunset - what else could you ask for on your wedding day?!

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Romantic moments in your parent’s vineyard at sunset - what else could you ask for on your wedding day?!
nathalia.crabtree.photography @nathalia.crabtree.photography

My girl waiting for her daddy to come home. To see her excitement as he walks towards the door on the patio is one of the most precious times of the day ✨

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My girl waiting for her daddy to come home. To see her excitement as he walks towards the door on the patio is one of the most precious times of the day ✨
shaina_sullivan @shaina_sullivan

Slowing down a little and enjoying just messing around and venturing a walk away from home the last few days. Thankful for decent enough weather to get out because with a second round of colds in a month I’m getting a bit tired of being in the house with kids bouncing off the walls. I said it the beginning of the year but I’ve felt God calling me towards rest. Do I feel rested? Hahaha far from it (two kiddos needing you 24/7 will do that) but this year has been restorative. I’ve opened my eyes to a lifetime of dependence emotionally on people. I feel rested in a sense that I’m moving away from finding my self worth in others. I love people and I will never stop genuinely caring but God has allowed me to take a step back and learn to trust Him with friendships and relationships. I’ve got a ways to go but it feels good to be less stressed over the things I can’t ultimately control. I’ve believed lies for a long time I’m not worthy but feeling renewed each day I follow Gods will for my days. A lot of work ahead but I’m certainly happy to see where I’ve came. . . . . . . #nathandrakesulli #nashvillefamilyphotographer #nashvilletn #franklintn #clickmagazine #childofig #letthekids #littleandbrave #documentyourdays #childhoodunplugged #thepursuitofjoyproject #our_everyday_moments #jj_its_kids #thesincerestoryteller #dearphotographer #pixel_kids #beonewiththeboys #letthemexplore #candidchildhood #celebrate_childhood #thenarrativesociety #dpmagfaves #lookslikefilmkids #theartofchildhood

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Slowing down a little and enjoying just messing around and venturing a walk away from home the last few days. Thankful for decent enough weather to get out because with a second round of colds in a month I’m getting a bit tired of being in the house with kids bouncing off the walls. I said it the beginning of the year but I’ve felt God calling me towards rest. Do I feel rested? Hahaha far from it (two kiddos needing you 24/7 will do that) but this year has been restorative. I’ve opened my eyes to a lifetime of dependence emotionally on people. I feel rested in a sense that I’m moving away from finding my self worth in others. I love people and I will never stop genuinely caring but God has allowed me to take a step back and learn to trust Him with friendships and relationships. I’ve got a ways to go but it feels good to be less stressed over the things I can’t ultimately control. I’ve believed lies for a long time I’m not worthy but feeling renewed each day I follow Gods will for my days. A lot of work ahead but I’m certainly happy to see where I’ve came.
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deryaunal4863 @deryaunal4863

I turn 28 on Thursday. Also, my husband has a new A72 Sony and before we relinquish the rights to all our Canon bodies I have to fall in love. I am working on it 🤦🏽‍♀️🤷🏽‍♀️ First Sony photo on the feed, in my mom- iform ❤️ Winter capsule a.k.a all my comfy clothes all the time. . . . . . . . . . . . . #livethelittlethings #findmoments #livesimply #myeverydaymagic #inbeautyandchaos #capturequiet #momlife #darlingweekend #wildchildhood #thehappynow #authenticliving #lifegivingsquares #candidmotherhood #motherhoodunplugged #thepursuitofjoyproject #theartofslowliving #habitandhome #humansofjoy #abeautifulmess #thatsdarling #livefolk #motherhoodthroughinstagram #ohheymama #petitejoy

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I turn 28 on Thursday. Also, my husband has a new A72 Sony and before we relinquish the rights to all our Canon bodies I have to fall in love.  I am working on it 🤦🏽‍♀️🤷🏽‍♀️ First Sony photo on the feed, in my mom- iform ❤️ Winter capsule a.k.a all my comfy clothes all the time. .
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#habitandhome #humansofjoy #abeautifulmess #thatsdarling #livefolk #motherhoodthroughinstagram #ohheymama #petitejoy
meetthesawyers @meetthesawyers

I mean...look at my babies! 😍😍😍 I’m one of those annoying Mums who loooooves school holidays, like, why wouldn’t I want to spend heaps of time with my kids? It’s kinda why I had them in the first place 🤭 During the next 6 weeks I may develop a few more grey hairs and wrinkles, I may feel more like a maid or referee than a Mum, I may hide in my bedroom to catch a break from hearing my name a trillion times, I may spend a small fortune on ice-cream...but my goodness, after this Summer it will be one less that I get to spend with them wanting to hang out with me 24/7. I’m grabbing these precious moments whilst I still can! We’re not perfect, we annoy each other sometimes and that’s totally fine and completely normal! I made my tribe and I love them hard ❤️❤️❤️

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I mean...look at my babies! 😍😍😍 I’m one of those annoying Mums who loooooves school holidays, like, why wouldn’t I want to spend heaps of time with my kids? It’s kinda why I had them in the first place 🤭 During the next 6 weeks I may develop a few more grey hairs and wrinkles, I may feel more like a maid or referee than a Mum, I may hide in my bedroom to catch a break from hearing my name a trillion times, I may spend a small fortune on ice-cream...but my goodness, after this Summer it will be one less that I get to spend with them wanting to hang out with me 24/7. I’m grabbing these precious moments whilst I still can! We’re not perfect, we annoy each other sometimes and that’s totally fine and completely normal! I made my tribe and I love them hard ❤️❤️❤️
digitaldandy @digitaldandy

A little game of Destiny Cards for our penultimate day at the office. All the cards drawn were uncannily close to the bone. If you’re in Hobart you can get a set at @botanicalhobart 😉🧞‍♂️🧞‍♀️

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A little game of Destiny Cards for our penultimate day at the office. All the cards drawn were uncannily close to the bone. If you’re in Hobart you can get a set at @botanicalhobart 😉🧞‍♂️🧞‍♀️
byhislightphotography @byhislightphotography

Do your kiddos beg for hot chocolate like mine do? ☕️ It's such a treat for them! The funny thing is, they don't actually like it hot. I guess they're not used to drinks being warm so it's a shock each time they take their first sip. Pretty comical. They've combatted their displeasure, and my warnings of no more if they continue to not drink it, by using our old baby spoons. They dip the baby spoons into the hot chocolate and drink it spoonful by tiny spoonful.🥄🥄

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Do your kiddos beg for hot chocolate like mine do? ☕️ It's such a treat for them!  The funny thing is, they don't actually like it hot.  I guess they're not used to drinks being warm so it's a shock each time they take their first sip.  Pretty comical.  They've combatted their displeasure, and my warnings of no more if they continue to not drink it, by using our old baby spoons.  They dip the baby spoons into the hot chocolate and drink it spoonful by tiny spoonful.🥄🥄
_nicolevaldez_ @_nicolevaldez_

Cotton headed ninny muggins ☺️

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Cotton headed ninny muggins ☺️
sabrina_obryan @sabrina_obryan

In search of the perfect tree🎄

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In search of the perfect tree🎄
happy_mariiie @happy_mariiie

“I also believe that you met the King of the Forest, and meeting him is a sign of good luck...But there's no guarantee that you'll see him all the time.” 🌱 ⠀⠀ - My neighborhood Totoro . . ラッキーガール🍀 J’ai rencontré Totoro 🙋🏼‍♀️ また会える日があるかな... . ⠀⠀ . . となりのトトロ💚 . . #おはよう #japan #japan_of_insta #トトロ #となりのトトロ #totoro #ghibli #miyazaki #화이팅 #letsgetit #thepursuitofjoyproject #大好き #可愛い #友達 #친구 #데일리 #데일리패선 #일상 #오오티디 #행복 #幸せ #thoughtoftheday #geekgirl #openmyworld #goplayoutside #forahappymoment #wearetravelgirls #sheisnotlost #myunicornlife #happymarie

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“I also believe that you met the King of the Forest, and meeting him is a sign of good luck...But there's no guarantee that you'll see him all the time.” 🌱
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ラッキーガール🍀

J’ai rencontré Totoro 🙋🏼‍♀️
また会える日があるかな...
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#화이팅 #letsgetit  #thepursuitofjoyproject 
#大好き #可愛い #友達 #친구 #데일리 #데일리패선 #일상 #오오티디 #행복 #幸せ #thoughtoftheday #geekgirl #openmyworld #goplayoutside #forahappymoment #wearetravelgirls  #sheisnotlost #myunicornlife #happymarie
_nicolevaldez_ @_nicolevaldez_

“Those little lights aren’t twinkling, Clark...” 😏 #windingbrook

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“Those little lights aren’t twinkling, Clark...” 😏 #windingbrook
shelivesfree @shelivesfree

Motherhood has a funny way of turning out nothing much like we envisioned it, am I right? . Maybe you thought you wanted to be a SAHM once kids came along, but realized all you really wanted was to go back to work. Or vice versa. . Maybe you were unexpectedly blessed with a special child with special needs. . Maybe you worry and cry over a prodigal son or daughter. . Maybe you never imagined how often you’d be parenting alone, because your spouse is gone for one reason or another. . No matter what it looks like in your case, chances are your prior perfect visions of motherhood went up in smoke, when beauty was traded for ashes. . After all, God’s ways are so much higher than our own and He sees us and our moments with an eternal perspective. . So He allows our character to be shaped by the refinement of many trials in this life... and parenthood is no exception. . Though it’s a great gift, we all know mommin ain’t easy! . Solo parenting has been a huge part of my story. I never would have chosen it but I have learned so much from it nonetheless. . Lately, I’ve realized how often I’ve let it be an excuse for not being fully present, embracing life to the full. . Sure I still deal with guilt and overwhelm, when there’s just not enough of me to go around. . But the reality is, time waits for no one. Tomorrow isn’t promised. . So when my girls asked for roughly the tenth Christmas in a row, will we ever hang outdoor Christmas lights.... this year, my answer was YES. . We can do this and we will. No more waiting for it to be easier because that time may never come. . This is our year of YES. What will you be saying yes to this year? ❤️

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Motherhood has a funny way of turning out nothing much like we envisioned it, am I right?
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Maybe you thought you wanted to be a SAHM once kids came along, but realized all you really wanted was to go back to work. Or vice versa.
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Maybe you were unexpectedly blessed with a special child with special needs.
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Maybe you worry and cry over a prodigal son or daughter.
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Maybe you never imagined how often you’d be parenting alone, because your spouse is gone for one reason or another.
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No matter what it looks like in your case, chances are your prior perfect visions of motherhood went up in smoke, when beauty was traded for ashes.
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After all, God’s ways are so much higher than our own and He sees us and our moments with an eternal perspective.
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So He allows our character to be shaped by the refinement of many trials in this life... and parenthood is no exception.
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Though it’s a great gift, we all know mommin ain’t easy!
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Solo parenting has been a huge part of my story. I never would have chosen it but I have learned so much from it nonetheless.
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Lately, I’ve realized how often I’ve let it be an excuse for not being fully present, embracing life to the full.
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Sure I still deal with guilt and overwhelm, when there’s just not enough of me to go around.
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But the reality is, time waits for no one. Tomorrow isn’t promised.
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So when my girls asked for roughly the tenth Christmas in a row, will we ever hang outdoor Christmas lights.... this year, my answer was YES.
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We can do this and we will. No more waiting for it to be easier because that time may never come.
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This is our year of YES. What will you be saying yes to this year? ❤️
bespoketaupo @bespoketaupo

Almost ready to go...

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Almost ready to go...
_nicolevaldez_ @_nicolevaldez_

Seven more sleeps✨

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Seven more sleeps✨
amelia_brackett @amelia_brackett

Second night in a row to make a version of this-pasta with mushrooms, kale, and carmelized onion in a parmesan garlic cream sauce, with lemon 😋

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Second night in a row to make a version of this-pasta with mushrooms, kale, and carmelized onion in a parmesan garlic cream sauce, with lemon 😋
theplayfulnest @theplayfulnest

The kids and I have been watching old videos of our past Christmas mornings and I have been feeling all the feels. 😭 Blame pregnancy hormones but I seem to tear up for just about anything these days. ⠀⠀ I just know that a few years from now I’ll be looking back at our home videos and photos of 2018 in disbelief of how quickly time has flown by and how much younger we all were. ⠀⠀ Go dig up some old photos and video footage 🎥 and watch it together as a family-it will bring perspective during this crazy season. Whatever might seem difficult at this moment will most likely be gone and a distant memory you’re viewing in a snapshot.

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The kids and I have been watching old videos of our past Christmas mornings and I have been feeling all the feels. 😭 Blame pregnancy hormones but I seem to tear up for just about anything these days.
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thebelieves.l.a.m.life @thebelieves.l.a.m.life

Had our first meeting tonight for the upcoming snowboard season . Just like recess , the cutoff for practice is -20 below zero . I’m so glad that when they are old and crunchy these kids really can brag about “ back in my day ...” this life up here and the no frills attitude is not for everyone but we sure have loved this chapter of life in the far North .

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Had our first meeting tonight for the upcoming snowboard season . Just like recess , the cutoff for practice  is -20 below zero . I’m so glad that when they are old and crunchy these kids really can brag about “ back in my day ...” this life up here and the no frills attitude is not for everyone but we sure have loved this chapter of life in the far North .
_nicolevaldez_ @_nicolevaldez_

You guys. I’m seriously like paparazzi 📸📸📸☺️

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You guys. I’m seriously like paparazzi 📸📸📸☺️
camille.elena @camille.elena

Blessed to be in a family where we don’t pressure each other for gifts, but would rather stuff each other’s stockings with goodies instead 🤗 I know for a fact that my mom and my sister are going to love finding the @tula Insta Bright Sheet Mask in theirs 💕 . . funny fact: They were actually the very first brand that reached out to me (back in my beginner days). So working w/ them this holiday is simply amazing! Life really comes full circle, and they’re just as amazing as when I first tried them ⭕️✨ Get yours online @ultabeauty because they’re currently 4/26$! YASS 🙌🏼 #InstaBright

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Blessed to be in a family where we don’t pressure each other for gifts, but would rather stuff each other’s stockings with goodies instead 🤗  I know for a fact that my mom and my sister are going to love finding the @tula Insta Bright Sheet Mask in theirs 💕 .
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#InstaBright
chelliepete @chelliepete

Where the kids all stand with this believing in 🎅🏻 business... ISAAC-Told me he didn't think Santa was real and when I asked he really wanted to know, he said, "Ummmm no. I'll still believe." 😍 EMI-Believes and said she wishes he came more than once a year. 🤑 ZACHARY-A true believer to the point where he will fight anyone who says Santa isn't real. TRUE STORY-Isaac told Zachary Santa wasn't real + Zachary responded by punching Isaac in the stomach + yelling, "You're WRONG! SANTA IS REALLLLL!" 🤣 BENSON-Likes the idea of Santa, loves telling me what he wants from Santa for Christmas, + gets really excited when he sees a picture of him. But when he meets Santa irl, he closes up and gets super nervous (refer to this pic) 😅. #christmastime 🎄 #jesusisthereason

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Where the kids all stand with this believing in 🎅🏻 business...
ISAAC-Told me he didn't think Santa was real and when I asked he really wanted to know, he said, "Ummmm no.  I'll still believe." 😍
EMI-Believes and said she wishes he came more than once a year. 🤑
ZACHARY-A true believer to the point where he will fight anyone who says Santa isn't real.  TRUE STORY-Isaac told Zachary Santa wasn't real + Zachary responded by punching Isaac in the stomach + yelling, "You're WRONG!  SANTA IS REALLLLL!" 🤣
BENSON-Likes the idea of Santa, loves telling me what he wants from Santa for Christmas, + gets really excited when he sees a picture of him.  But when he meets Santa irl, he closes up and gets super nervous (refer to this pic) 😅.
#christmastime🎄 #jesusisthereason
thebelieves.l.a.m.life @thebelieves.l.a.m.life

That moment when the sun comes out around noon but then in 30 seconds it’s gone. Yep just like this. Pretty sure in the past month we’ve seen the sun for about 4 total hours , by far the most cloudy winter for us yet which makes the darkness SO much more dark. 2 days until the solstice which means that we start gaining light ... I mean in like a month but whateves. It’s cool. #thealaskalife #fairbankswinter

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That moment when the sun comes out around noon but then in 30 seconds it’s gone. Yep just like this. Pretty sure in the past month we’ve seen the sun for about 4 total hours , by far the most cloudy winter for us yet which makes the darkness SO much more dark. 2 days until the solstice which means that we start gaining light ... I mean in like a month but whateves. It’s cool. #thealaskalife #fairbankswinter
thebelieves.l.a.m.life @thebelieves.l.a.m.life

I’m going to start calling her #maefromthenorth ... which is ironic because she loves snow just not standing in it . Or walking in it . More so just looking at it through the window and eating it ❄️ my ice princess Mae from the north

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I’m going to start calling her #maefromthenorth ... which is ironic because she loves snow just not standing in it . Or walking in it . More so just looking at it through the window and eating it ❄️ my ice princess Mae from the north
darby.rempel @darby.rempel

They come in waves 🌊 . . . The waves of emotions. Ones of excitement, of hope, of joy and gratitude. But also the ones of fear, of anxiety, of feeling inadequate and not enough. They come too. . . . Do you feel them ? Sometimes starting the day with the ones that give you life and then ending it feeling like your drowning in the ones that are sucking the life from you? Or Vice Versa ? . . . Emotions are tough, messy, and confusing. . . . When life is full and we are wearing so many hats trying to keep up with everything it can feel like the waves are crashing up against us beating us down and we just can’t catch a break. I get it. I feel them and it’s not easy to navigate through rough water. . . . but we are just 1 week away from Christmas a season of renewed hope, of joy, of peace and of love. celebrating JOY this week of advent. So my prayer for you for the rest of this week and year is that you can rise up and ride the waves of your emotions, that you may conquer them and realize the power you have within you to overcome them and not let them wash over you. . . . And that our God, the God of HOPE fill you with all JOY and PEACE in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope✨ . . . #faithoverfear #riseabove #choosingjoy

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They come in waves 🌊 .
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.
The waves of emotions. Ones of excitement, of hope, of joy and gratitude. But also the ones of fear, of anxiety, of feeling inadequate and not enough. They come too.
.
.
.
Do you feel them ? Sometimes starting the day with the ones that give you life and then ending it feeling like your drowning in the ones that are sucking the life from you? Or Vice Versa ?
.
.
.
Emotions are tough, messy,  and confusing. .
.
.
When life is full and we are wearing so many hats trying to keep up with everything it can feel like the waves are crashing up against us beating us down and we just can’t catch a break. I get it. I feel them and it’s not easy to navigate through rough water.
.
.
.
but we are just 1 week away from Christmas a season of renewed hope, of joy, of peace and of love. celebrating JOY this week of advent. So my prayer for you for the rest of this week and year is that you can rise up and ride the waves of your emotions, that you may conquer them and realize the power you have within you to overcome them and not let them wash over you. .
.
.
And that our God, the God of HOPE fill you with all JOY and PEACE in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope✨ .
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.
#faithoverfear #riseabove #choosingjoy
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