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How to feel good in the Summer heat!

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Single Edition Media.     It’s no surprise that it gets really hot in the Summer time here in Texas! When I think of Texas I think of a few things and one of them is the heat. Living in Houston all of my life I had to find ways to stay cool in the Summer time. There are many tricks to staying cool like for one being in a pool all day.…

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Pool bag essentials for baby

  This post contains affiliate links, when you click on certain items you are supporting The Ashmores Blog!   Summer days can be long and hot. Don’t get me wrong I love pool days with the kids BUT I do not like packing for the pool. I always seem to forget something. I literally always leave the house and can think of one thing I forgot on the way to our destination. Leighton takes a bottle and I must make…

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Summer staples after BABY!

This post contains affiliate links. Having a baby right before Summer has it’s pros and cons. Pro/ I am not carrying a child in the heat of the Texas summer. Con/ I may not have that “perfect” beach body. I know I want to be comfortable in whatever I wear this Summer. I won’t be wearing daisy dukes or a string bikini that’s for sure. I still will be looking stylish in something more conservative and simple. I’ve rounded up…

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Leighton’s nursery reveal!

A huge thank you to all of the brands that contributed to Leighton’s nursery! They are listed at the bottom. This post also contains affiliate links. When I found out I was pregnant with Leighton we were unsure if we were going to move or make it work in our current house. We decided to stay in our home and convert the toy/computer room to her nursery! There were 3 things standing in the way. That room connected to the…

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My go to pumping accessories!

This post contains affiliate links. You may or may not know this but breastfeeding did not come easy the third time around like I thought. With Oakland and Ainsley I wasn’t able to breastfeed either and exclusively pumped for 11 months with Oak and 10 months with Ainsley. I could not believe I pumped so long with them because I worked full time as a 1st grade teacher! I would pump in my classroom, the bathroom that was in between…

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The importance of using a gentle detergent

This post is sponsored by Dreft Purtouch. All of the opinions and thoughts stated are 100% my own.     You are preparing for your little one’s arrival. The nursery is complete, the car seat is installed, and your bags are packed, maybe? What’s next? One thing I always did before the baby came was wash their newborn clothes! Something about that baby scent and holding those tiny clothes in my hands made it all seem so real. With my first two…

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Mornings look a little different now.

Thank you Playtexbaby for sponsoring this post. All opinions are 100% my own. My mornings are very different now after adding another baby into the mix. Our precious Leighton joined our family on May 4th! Before two kids I wasn’t a morning person and I’m still not. Thankfully I have a ton of help from my amazing husband! On top of the help I am getting I am using some amazing Playtexbaby products! Leighton is waking up every 3 hours and I am…

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3 Helpful Gifts For Mom

This post is sponsored by Babbleboxx.com on behalf of Single Edition Media. The opinions are always 100% my own.     Mother’s Day is approaching quickly and you are out of ideas to get your mom or special “mom” figure in your life. What do you get the woman who has everything? What do you get the woman who gets the same exact thing every year? I am almost certain the mom in your life won’t have any of these…

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Mother’s Day gift guide 2017!

Mothers are blessings from God. They sacrifice, protect, soothe, and love their children unconditionally. They definitely deserve to be pampered year round. Moms do so much and sometimes aren’t recognized for their actions. We get to shower them once a year on Mother’s Day!   I absolutely love partnering with small shops on Instagram! I’ve partnered with some amazing ones to bring you some special gifts you could give your mom this year!       Lb Project Print  is an…

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Hospital bag must-haves- The 3rd time around!

  Some of the links below are affiliate links. Thank you for supporting The Ashmores Blog!   I’ve finally hit 37 weeks and could go into labor any day now. I love to be ready for things when I am able. I am not having a scheduled induction or c-section so I have no idea when Leighton will be born!   I am proud to say that my hospital bag is packed and has been for 2 weeks now! I…

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