Disney Princess-Themed Birthday Party Ideas {Guest Post}

Raising Reagan | Disney Princess-Themed Birthday Party Ideas {Guest Post}

When it comes to young girls and throwing a birthday party for your daughter, it comes down to balance. What I mean by that is correctly balancing all aspects of the party – foods and snacks, games, crafts, and present-opening time. The goal is not to overextend the time allotted for each planned activity, but {Read More…}

It’s Reagan’s Birthday Every Day

Raising Reagan: It's Reagan's Birthday Every Day

Reagan has been super excited about birthdays. She loves them. It’s Reagan’s birthday every day! There has not been a day that has gone by in the past three to four weeks where it’s not her birthday. I’m not sure where it came from. I think Christmas really had her riled up and now she {Read More…}

Tuesday Instagram Dump

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It’s time to unload some pictures. Here are my favorite Instagram moments this week. I know…a lot of them are grainy but the lighting was horrible and not my best photo week. Most of the photos were from our weekend trip away. We were visiting my mom as she had her annual company holiday party. It {Read More…}

Guest Post {Introducing Jen}

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Today I am honored to have the lovely Jen guest post on Raising Reagan today! Jen absolutely LOVES the holidays and very soon we all start preparing for our Christmas parties! All the fun new odds and ends of the season. Are you pinning away yet? Leave a comment and show her how great these {Read More…}

The Hot Toddy

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It’s Fall and that means ~ Break out the warm cocktails! WooHoo! One of my favorites to drink, especially around the holidays is the Hot Toddy. It has an edge to it combining whiskey, cinnamon and cloves. The recipe below makes about 8-10 servings so keep it handy for an intimate get together with friends! {Read More…}

Raising Imperfection Sunday Link Up ~ Week 2

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 Welcome to Week #2 of Raising Imperfection!  A weekly linky party happening every Sunday that links up your favorite blog posts of the week! You can link your funny stories, best recipes, parenting successes, parenting fails, DIY projects and tips, photo bomb posts and more! We want to learn more about the people we connect {Read More…}

It’s An {Im}Perfect Sunday Link Up!

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How Lucky am I? My first gig as a co-host! On this very special Sunday I am linking up with the ever fabulous Leslie from Violet Imperfection! If you haven’t “met” this one before you are missing out! So stop on by her super sweet blog and say hello! She and I have a ton {Read More…}

A Birthday Party For Ellie

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Reagan has been two for all of a week and lately her favorite new play time activity is to throw birthday parties for her “babies.” I had an entirely different post to write this morning based on my latest finished book Fifty Shades of Grey, (yep…I did it, I read it too) but when I {Read More…}

Happy 2nd Birthday Reagan!

Yum! Birthday Cake!!

Today is Reagan’s second birthday! My baby is no longer a baby! She is a full blown toddler with a full blown personality, attitude and independent demeanor. I can’t believe how quickly two years came and went. It seems like yesterday I was bringing her home from the hospital and wondering what the hell came {Read More…}

Birthday Party Fever


Tomorrow is Reagan’s second birthday party! I’m not sure who is excited more…me or her! It’s so much more fun this year knowing that she understands a whole lot more of what is happening. You tell Reagan all about her party and she struts around screaming “I’m gonna be two!” She has it…birthday party fever! {Read More…}