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Bridget turns ONE

Bridget turns ONE

Bridget turns One! We celebrated Bridget’s first birthday in June and it was such a great time! I initially didn’t want to do anything major for her because she wouldn’t remember it and it seemed silly to spend so much money….however, last minute I decided […]

4th of July Beach Volleyball

4th of July Beach Volleyball

Sorry for my absence, I spent a large part of June trying to transfer Petite Pepper from Blogger to WordPress, and it was a lot more difficult than I thought it would be….definitely felt like I had no idea what I was doing for about […]

Number One Baby Shower Gift You Need to Gift

Number One Baby Shower Gift You Need to Gift

*this post contains affiliate links. This doesn’t cost you a thing but helps this mama with her side hustle Number One Baby Shower Gift You Need to Gift If you’re my friend and pregnant (or will be soon) I’m sorry in advance to ruin the […]

Tears, snot and ear infections // following mom intuition

Tears, snot and ear infections // following mom intuition

I’ve been fighting a cold this week and unfortunately passed it on to little B. I feel so sad for her, this is only her second cold, which for an almost 1 year old is pretty dang good! She’s got my great immune system 😉. […]

Petite Pepper thoughts // Let me love you ….

Petite Pepper thoughts // Let me love you ….

With Bridget’s 1st birthday a few weeks away I’ve been thinking at how fast time just swept by me. I came across a quote a while back and it stuck with me.  “Let me love you a little more before you’re not little anymore” Yesterday, […]

Memorial Day thoughts

Memorial Day thoughts

Before we head off to a family BBQ I wanted to give a big Mahalo to those who have served, are currently serving, and those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country. If you know me you, you know that I have some pretty […]

Oh baby hair!

Oh baby hair!

The “Headband” look The first thing people say when they set their eyes on baby B is “look at all that hair!” closely followed by “and those cheeks!” I love everything about her, how could I not, I’m her mother after all. But I have […]

Succulent Monday : how to plant succulents in a flowerpot

Succulent Monday : how to plant succulents in a flowerpot

It was such a beautiful day out that I decided to take baby B to Home Depot to pick up some succulents and have a gardening day! I tried to care for a pot of succulents last summer and it turned out horribly, within one […]

picnic & wine in striped cotton dress

picnic & wine in striped cotton dress

Bridget & her Aunt Kelly It’s been a bit of a hectic week for us, sorry for the very delayed post. I hope everyone had a lovely mother’s day last Sunday. I for one, had a great day. I couldn’t of imagined a better way […]

Thoughts on my first Mother’s Day

Thoughts on my first Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to all the momma’s out there, old, new and soon to be. I think Mother’s Day and my daughters birthday will be my two new favorite holidays. I earned both of them of them afterall. I have a fun wine tasting picnic […]