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Baby #4 18 Week Update

It's hard to believe 18 weeks has come and gone already. I keep saying I can't wait for summer weather to get here, but I know I'll be miserable and huge complaining about the heat. Good news, the ultra sound tech this week was in a much more pleasant mood. She even talked to me about
Mom Life

Baby #4 Journey – First Ultra Sound 16 Weeks

I was so looking forward to this day - my 16 week cervical length ultra sound. Here's why... I had yet to "see" baby P #4, so I was just excited to see the baby that would soon be joining the Padgett family. I was anxious to know and see that there was just one sweet babe in
Mom Life, Out and About

Date Night At The Wharton Center – Miss Saigon

*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own from my personal experience. All photos are those from a media release, they are not my own. Date nights for Justin and I are rare. One, because they tend to be pretty pricey when they are all said and done. Two, we actually really enjoy spending
Mom Life, Teacher Mom

VIP Kid Teacher – Journey Conference in Chicago

If you follow me on any of my social media handles, you were able to get a snapshot of my weekend conference - VIPKID Journey in Chicago, Illinois. I have been an online ESL teacher for VIPKID for over 2 years. In that 2 years I have become completely comfortable and gotten into a nice little
Mom Life

We’re Adding Another Mouseketeer – 4th Baby Announcement

*This post contains affiliate links. If you click and purchase, I will receive a small percentage at no additional cost to you. What's more magical than a baby announcement at the Magic Kingdom?! I don't know. I can't think of anything. I found a picture on Pinterest that I wanted to recreate with my kids. So, I guess
Mom Life, Stay-At-Home Mom

Fit4mom – A Perfect Fit For Moms

*This post is a sponsored post.  All opinions are mine. Working out as a mom is hard. It's hard to find the time. It's hard to make the time. It's hard when you only have a few minutes of "me" time. I tried a few different options that work for other moms. I tried working out at
Mom Life, Parenting

Daily Routines – The Key To A Good Day

Are you feeling completely drained and stressed before your child even heads to the bus stop?  I feel you.  I see you.  I was you.  Until I found a solution that helped us all. *This post contains affiliate links.  If you click and purchase, I will be compensated. My oldest child started school last September and we
Mom Life

Kindergarten Red-shirting: Why We Decided to Red-Shirt Our Daughter

Does your child have a summer or early fall birthday?  Have you thought about when you will send them off to kindergarten?   This post contains affiliate links.  If you click and purchase, I will be compensated. This picture was taken by Adrianne Watkins Photography. My daughter has a late July birthday.  This summer my husband and I decided
Mom Finds, Mom Life

Back-To-School Pictures by Adrianne Watkins

You are thinking about getting milestone pictures taken, but are unsure of where to start?  Look at what we decided to have done this year to capture the beginning of a new school year. *This post contains affiliate links.  If you click and purchase, I will be compensated. It's that time already, back-to-school! What better way to
Family TIme, Mom Life, Out and About

Tolerating Camping

So, your family wants to go on a camping trip, but your not stoked to go.  Me either, but here's why I tolerate it. This post contains affiliate links. If you click and purchase, I will be compensated a percentage I do not really love camping, actually it's quite opposite of that. Leading up to our most