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Heather Nelsen
Heather @ Notes from the Nelsens
Heather @ Notes from the Nelsens

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Friday Favorites
It's FRIDAY!! Ryan has recently started asking Matt when he gets home from work, "Daddy, is it one more day and then it's the weekend?" (even if it's a Monday- sweet buddy) Sometimes I think Ryan would like for me to go sell buildings and have his daddy sta...

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Cilantro-Lime Guacamole
Guacamole is one of my favorite appetizers when I am pregnant. I love the salty, spicy taste with tortilla chips. So when my friend Andrea made this super easy version for me a long time ago, I knew it would be my go-to recipe to follow. I added lime, took ...

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Life Lately: 3rd-trimester reflections on life with almost 3
We are at that place I remember being right before Natalie was born- where we hit a groove with being parents of ONE and felt like we were ready to dive back in to the newborn stage and figuring out life with TWO. That's where I feel like we are now with tw...

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March's Mid-Month Confessions
Elizabeth and I are teaming up today to share our confessions will y'all! You can check out her post here (and if it's not up yet, it will be later today!) Here goes: 1- I've said this before, but outside of writing this blog and understanding the very basi...

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Tomato Basil Soup with V8 + a WINNER!
The weather has been chilly here lately- yes, it's March, but Atlanta gave us a long tease of Spring, so jumping back to winter temperatures just feels wrong. I could honestly eat soups year-round, especially tomato soup with grilled cheese or panini sandwi...

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Preparing for Baby #3
As we prepare for Baby #3 to arrive in June, I can't help but think about the early stages of parenting an infant. Before Ryan was born, I read so many books (with so many different suggestions and opinions) about feeding, sleeping, eating and routines. Pre...

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Life Lately- It's a GIRL!
In case you missed my post on Instagram , our third little baby is a GIRL! We asked Ryan and Natalie if they could show their excitement over meeting their baby sister in June, and this is what we got- hah! Their faces pretty much sum up the reactions we ge...

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French Bread Ham & Cheese Melt
If you're a fan of Firehouse Subs or Newk's French bread sandwiches, I have a new recipe for you! We've had these for dinner twice now, so they are definitely filling enough to qualify as more than a lunch, even if you have big eaters in your household. I s...

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Great Resource for New Parents: Sleep Baby + a $150 GIVEAWAY!
I am so excited to share with you today a wonderful resource for new parents, or for experienced parents who bring home a new baby who makes them feel like a new parents. ;) SLEEP. It is one of the most challenging tasks for parents to learn how to manage i...

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March Goals + update on disconnecting cable
Ah, March. If the rest of the days are anything like the way we spent the 1st one, I'll be one happy mama.  Warmer weather landed us at the park for a completely unplanned and super fun morning. We played on the playgrounds, fed the ducks, and enjoyed a pic...
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