Finding Support During Postpartum Recovery

This post provides helpful advice on how to create a supportive environment during postpartum recovery. It has my own personal story to help you feel validated and what I wish I would have done and things I did to help me recover and enjoy this time of my life experience. We had our baby girl […] Read more…

Mouth Watering Turkey Breast in Scalloped Potatoes

It’s dinner time! And if your dinner time is anything like ours, you are looking at your pantry and fridge contents trying to make some sort of meal out of it. That’s really how we make all of our creations ’round the Simmons home, and that was how this meal was born. So, whether you […] Read more…

First Camping Trip with Baby: Tried and True Tips

We made it. We got through our first camping trip with an infant. We weren’t eaten by mosquitoes or mountain lions, we didn’t fall off a cliff or into a stream. I’d say it was a success… for the most part… Our little five-month-old baby girl is SUCH a picky sleeper. I don’t know if infants […] Read more…

Alfredo Chicken Delight Recipe

Need the perfect, quick chicken alfredo recipe? You’ve come to the right place. This has been a Simmons family staple from the get-go, the first delicate dish we made as a couple, a classic and beautiful thing. Ingredients: Two Chicken Breasts (thawed) 1 Bushel of Asparagus Fettuccine Noodles for two (A large handful for us) […] Read more…

When do we Believe in God?

Strange title, you might think. Does it read wrong? Is it a typo? Surely, it is supposed to say, “Why do we believe in God?”… I was pondering this today randomly when I was imagining a stranger asking me this question. And how I would react. What would I say to someone who asks why […] Read more…

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Anna’s Birth Story: Our First Born

Annabelle Mae’s Birth March 3, 2017 10:37 AM Weight: 6lbs 15oz Length: 21 inches Pink and Perfect  Anna, my daughter… You and I went through a lot of pain to bring you into this world. Some times I watch you sleeping and suddenly you will have a look of pain cross your expression for a […] Read more…

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Quick and Personal Gifts for the Family

It’s that time of year… The time where the joy and family time increases, but your bank account numbers decrease… It’s totally worth it, though! To see the look on your loved one’s face when they get the perfect, personable gift that you thought long and hard to get them. My favorite Christmas was when […] Read more…

7 Ways to Redesign your Kitchen to Lose Weight

Am I the only one out there who says they would like to eat better, work out more and overall just be better in the health and nutrition field? Don’t deny it, you want that bangin’ butt and abs that you see all over the Pinterest world. I know I do.  And with all the […] Read more…

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