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Getting Started with Bullet Journaling

Amy Taylor

Getting Started with Bullet Journaling

Bullet journaling has become a popular way for people to keep track of their to-do’s, habits and goals, and for many, it's taken over the traditional weekly planner. It’s really blown up as a creative trend as of late, with tons of people posting photos of their innovative layouts, spreads and ideas on Pinterest and Instagram. It is equally inspiring and intimidating!

If you're at all intrigued by this form of creative organization, we've got all the info you need to figure how to approach it and what you'll need to get started - whether you want to start slow or dive in head first!


Printable Chore Charts To Make Mom's Life Easier

Amy Taylor

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Printable Chore Charts To Make Mom's Life Easier

Chore charts. Do these 2 words make you hopeful or cringe with feelings of "it's just another thing to do"? I used to feel the latter, but I've become a convert.

I know, I know. Right now you’re all “Stop it with your annoying Pinterest-inspired chore chart that you claim is a lifesaver.”

Ok, I get it. This seems like another great idea that average moms can't actually follow through with because it's more work than it's worth. That's what I thought, but I promise it actually is worth it and I'm making it easy for you with free downloads!


Staying Organized with Mini Notebooks

Amy Taylor

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Staying Organized with Mini Notebooks

I'm a known paper addict. It was only recently that I started using Google Calendar in place of a paper planner, and it was only because I realized I needed to send myself notifications for EVERYTHING or else I would forget. Getting old is rough, guys. But for grocery lists, to-do lists, doodles, product ideas and brainstorming - I have to have paper. There is just no replacement. Know what I mean? Well, some people would argue there's a replacement; it's called a cell phone. But I'm too old for that (see paragraph one). That's why I am loving the...


Tips for Photographing Your Newborn

Amy Taylor

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Tips for Photographing Your Newborn

Getting the perfect birth announcement starts with a perfect picture. Anyone know how hard it is to get a perfect picture of a newborn? Yeah… pretty hard. Newborn photographers are a godsend, but we can’t all afford them or we don’t have the time to schedule an appointment and wait for the proofs. But the good news is, if you’re armed with some tools and advice, you can snap some really good photos of your little one that will be worthy of an announcement or baby book cover all on your own! Here are a couple of tips for getting...


Now Begins Your Greatest Adventure...

Amy Taylor

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Now Begins Your Greatest Adventure...

When I became a mom for the first time I was 25 years old, not entirely prepared for what was about to happen and completely taken aback by the beauty, exhaustion and madness of it all! But what I quickly learned was that being a parent was the greatest adventure I had embarked on thus far. And while it sounds like a corny cliche, it is the absolute truth. That's why I created my Greatest Adventure Birth Announcement so you can share this momentous journey with your friends and family in the sweetest way possible. Not to downplay my own design skills, but honestly,...