Riojas Cousin Sleepover!

Hey, y'all! Thanks for stopping by today! So last week we kid napped my nephew Xavier for a couple of days so that he and Scarlett could spend some good'ol quality time together! We'd never kept him overnight before so this was a new and exciting adventure for us. They are about 7 months apart … Continue reading Riojas Cousin Sleepover!

From the Bottom of My Heart, Thank you.

Welcome back I know I missed last weeks blog post but I took a small (not complete) hiatus from most social media and didn't post much about anything You guys know how much I love celebrating Scarlett's milestones, both BIG and small. I sometimes get a little carried away, and who could blame me? Well...last … Continue reading From the Bottom of My Heart, Thank you.

Casual Day with Scarlett

This week has been such a productive one! But it wouldn't be anything if I didn't make sure to spend time with my little lady! We had so much fun hanging out around the house, playing in the sun, enjoying some delicious fruit and just making memories together. Which is hands down my favorite part … Continue reading Casual Day with Scarlett

Mom Guilt: Comes in all Shapes & Sizes and Hits When Least Expected

There was once a time when I was in a dark place and blamed myself and my body for Scarlett being born early. I felt inadequate. Less than. Unworthy of being a mom because I couldn’t do the one thing a mother should do. Carry her child. I think as preemie moms, that guilt and … Continue reading Mom Guilt: Comes in all Shapes & Sizes and Hits When Least Expected

Little Eyes Are Watching: Why Self Confidence is SO Important

I told you guys a couple of weeks ago that I struggle with #selflove and that I’m slowly learning to accept all of me, the good the bad and the ugly.  It's no secret that I love taking pictures of my daughter. I think that’s pretty clear just by glancing at my Instagram page. Capturing … Continue reading Little Eyes Are Watching: Why Self Confidence is SO Important

Riojas Family Vacation 2020 Pt. 2

The second half of our vacation was a little less exciting than our first, but just a little. Some of us decided to mark the occasion by getting tattoos! "Go, Go, Power Rangers!" We were also able to attend BJ's great-grandma's funeral. Which was actually kind of interesting, they don't do things down south the … Continue reading Riojas Family Vacation 2020 Pt. 2