Category Archives: purely thoughts

10 weeks post partum and coming to terms with diastasis recti

10 weeks post partum and coming to terms with diastasis recti

I am 10 weeks post partum which I can’t believe. I look back at pregnancy pictures and can’t believe my belly was that big! Crazy! Now here I am writing this post that honestly took me a long time to write. Overall my recovery after labor has gone great!  Madison is doing amazing. She isContinue Reading

Canceled

Canceled

Great news Monday has been canceled. We all can go back to bed Just a little fun inspiration for your Monday as we all have those days when we want to go back to bed but too much to do.  We are ready for a massive new week. We are making progress on our newContinue Reading

Life and health update

Life and health update

We have  a short video for you discussing: – How life has been lately – Michelle’s eczema update and what her next steps are – Lori talks about her post partum journey – And the big news is about some new projects we are working on that will be released in the new year  TalkingContinue Reading

four facts survey

four facts survey

We love doing surveys (you think we do more of them but we forget). Thanks to our dear friends Gina and Jess for tagging us in the four facts survey. We hope you enjoy learning a little more about us. Four facts survey Four names that people call me, other than my real name: Lori:Continue Reading

November favorites

November favorites

Sharing our November favorites! We are sharing our favorites a little early as we didn’t want to repeat last month where we forgot to share our October favorites. See what things we enjoyed this month. Click to watch on youtube.Continue Reading

Why I am sharing my eczema journey and what I deal with everyday living with eczema

Why I am sharing my eczema journey and what I deal with everyday living with eczema

Hey luvs, It’s Michelle here sharing a quick eczema update. Why I am sharing my eczema journey and what I deal with everyday living with eczema Click to watch on youtube. As I mentioned in the video I have seen some improvements, but it has been VERY SLOW!! I have good days and bad daysContinue Reading

18 lessons my vizsla has taught me about being a mom

18 lessons my vizsla has taught me about being a mom

Jax is doing amazing with Madison. When Madison was born Michelle brought home a blanket for Jax to get used to her smell. The next morning Michelle came down and saw Jax sitting like this on the couch – one foot on the blanket. Too cute. The day we left the hospital to come home,Continue Reading

How to use lavender essential oil (& giveaway)

How to use lavender essential oil (& giveaway)

Happy Friday luvs! We made it through another week, how was yours? Doing anything fun for Halloween?  Don’t forget to get your Halloween workout in! We realized we did not do an October favorites. We just kind of forget about it as we have been busy taking care of Madison.  And Michelle has been inContinue Reading

Life lately plus sugar-free pumpkin fudge video

Life lately plus sugar-free pumpkin fudge video

In today’s vlog we share part of our day – walking with Madison and our lunch. Plus we need your feedback in regards to doing our videos together on one channel vs our own. And due to request on instagram and facebook,  Michelle shows how she made a sugar-free pumpkin pie fudge. The recipe isContinue Reading

How to cloth diaper a 3 week old newborn

How to cloth diaper a 3 week old newborn

I can’t believe it has been just over 3 weeks since Madison came into our life!! You were right when telling me that time will fly by and that things will get better. Because slowly things are getting better around here. Madison still has her nights and days mixed up, but there have been aContinue Reading