Author: Julie Byrd

Gender Reveal

Gender Reveal

When the doctor called to tell us the gender of our baby, I was so beyond excited I could hardly breathe. Or maybe that was due to the fact that I’m pregnant and can hardly breathe on most days, ha! The call consisted of her […]

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My Fertility Journey

My Fertility Journey

First of all, I want to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of you for the incredible response to Monday’s post. I can’t get over how much love and support you guys sent to my little growing family. It meant the world to us, […]

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A Big Announcement

A Big Announcement

I’ve been waiting for months to share our big news, and today is finally the day… We’re having a baby! Anel and I couldn’t be more excited to start this next chapter of our lives, especially given our struggle in getting here. After 18 difficult […]

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My Favorite Green Smoothie

My Favorite Green Smoothie

As promised, I’m finally sharing my favorite green smoothie recipe with you guys. I make a smoothie every day in the summer for breakfast, and every few days in the winter as a snack. During the colder months, I can’t function without a hot breakfast, […]

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Marriage is a Team Sport

Marriage is a Team Sport

I get a lot of questions about relationships, especially marriage. I think people see the perfect picture we, as bloggers, paint regarding our married life. While I feel incredibly lucky to say that I am in a happy marriage, it’s not all based on luck. […]

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The Best Kale Caesar Salad

The Best Kale Caesar Salad

As promised, I’ll be posting one recipe per week going forward which is a great motivator for me to try new things, and a great resource for you guys to find new and delicious healthy recipes. Comment below if this is a series that you […]

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Updated Sunroom

Updated Sunroom

I shared photos of our sunroom over the summer, and while it looked super cute, it wasn’t all that functional. Even though we have three sitting rooms (a formal living room, a man cave in the basement, and this sunroom), we never felt like we […]

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Mindfulness

Mindfulness

Happy New Year, guys! It’s been a minute, am I right? Taking off two weeks from blogging and social media (mostly) was definitely restorative but I truly missed it, something that I never felt in other jobs, which made me realize just how lucky I […]

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2016

2016

31 What a year… am I right? With all the craziness going on in the world right now, here are a few of my happiest memories from 2016. I’ll see you again in January! Guest Room Boots Poolside Cover Up Weekly Roses Patterns in Palm […]

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Easy Brunch Recipes

Easy Brunch Recipes

Over the holidays, we have two sets of guests staying with us, for a total of eight days. Eight days! That’s a lot more entertaining than I’m used to, so I’m planning ahead as much as possible. One of the things I’ve been thinking about […]

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