Archive of ‘motherhood’ category

playing balloon toss for our backyard field day. #thelovedesignedlife #stayhome #waterballoontoss
motherhood

our backyard field day

Like everyone else right now in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, staying home full time, homeschooling, and still trying to work from home, I am just over here trying to navigate our new “normal.” I’ve had my highs and lows for sure, depending on the day, week, or even the hour. But now we

welcome to the kid's new backyard clubhouse. #theldlhome #backyard #clubhouse #kidsplayhouse
design love, motherhood

our backyard clubhouse

Do you guys remember over the holidays when a little elf friend of mine, Homegirl Made, helped bring to life an amazing backyard clubhouse for my kids?! If you missed following along in my Instagram Stories, here’s the backstory: my incredibly talented friend Maria Shull loves to build things. As long as I’ve know her,

arizona family photos #familyphotos #palmtrees
motherhood

family photos + holiday cards

This post contains affiliate links. As always, all opinions expressed here are my own, and your support means the world! It’s that time of year again! Family photos and holiday cards are abound! We actually got a jump start on our family photos this year, and did them back in early October. But I’ve been

the kids playing with their finished creation | thelovedesignedlife.com #thomasthetrain #cardbaorddiy
motherhood

diy cardboard train table

This post is a paid promotion by Fisher Price. As always, all opinions expressed here are my own. Choo choo! All of my kiddos have loved Thomas the Tank Engine at one point or another in their lives. To tell you the truth, I loved watching it when I was a kid, too! So recently,

how we get around town for our everyday adventures safely with the Maxi-Cosi Magellan Max carseat | thelovedesignedlife.com #motherhood #toddler #carseat #safety
motherhood

everyday adventures with mom

Thank you Maxi-Cosi for sponsoring this post. Keep your little adventurers comfy, safe & stylish with the Maxi-Cosi Magellan™ Max 5-in-1 Convertible Car Seat! This last month or so since the kids went back to school, we have been slowly finding our rhythm. If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen that this

review of the new Olay Brightening Eye Cream | thelovedesignedlife.com #o
motherhood

help with tired mom eyes

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Olay. The opinions and text are all mine. If you’re a mom like me, I don’t even have to explain this concept of tired eyes to you. Moms do it all, from working, shuttling kids, making meals, wiping bums, kissing boo-boos, you name it.