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About alixwhenlifewaseasy

Hey all!! I am a stay-at-home mom of two beautiful little girls, Bella and Charlotte. My amazing husband is currenlty in the Marine Corps Reserves and is working on his BA in order to become an officer. We live in Colorado and love it here!!

Tutorial: Turning Regular Jeans Into Maternity Jeans

I don’t know about you, but I hate maternity jeans. With a passion. I went through two entire pregnancies never finding a pair of jeans that actually fit well. Somewhere was always saggy and baggy and just looked awful! I … Continue reading

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Sweet Summertime

I don’t know where you live, but it is HOT here in Colorado….and I mean REALLY hot. We had the longest streak of days over 100 degrees last week, and our days continue to be in the high 90s. Now, … Continue reading

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Ah, a fish!!

Did you know that goldfish crackers were invented in 1962? What in the world did mothers do before then!?! As a mom of a 2 year old and a soon to be one year old, we like our goldfish. Let’s … Continue reading

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Okinawa Dressing

My husband was an active duty Marine for 4 ½ years, and he is currently in the Reserves. I love the fact that he serves our country: he protects our way of life, loves what he does, and looks SO … Continue reading

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Remember the good ol’ days?

Remember the good ol’ days when Granny would call in you from playing in the street for a plate of fresh baked cookies? Remember the good ol’ days when Mom made EVERYTHING you used…toothpaste, shampoo, soap…? Remember the good ol’ … Continue reading

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