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  • black friday and cyber monday deals
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    BLACK FRIDAY AND CYBER MONDAY DEALS

    Happy Thanksgiving, guys! So quick post before I head to the kitchen to make my stuffing and salad for this evenings dinner. This year we are doing Thanksgiving with Gio’s family, and everyone is making…

    November 23, 2017
  • Packing two years in a suitcase. Amsterdam. The Hague
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    PACKING TWO YEARS IN A SUITCASE

    Okay, California you won! We are back, but the Netherlands will always have a special place in my heart. Two years ago I started Tea Cups & Tulips after I quit my full-time job…

    October 16, 2017
  • why cheat days don't work
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    WHY CHEAT DAYS DON’T WORK FOR ME?

    If you ask me, cheat days don’t work. Even the concept of a cheat day sounds wrong to me. According to urban dictionary, cheat day is “a day on which you are allowed to…

    July 31, 2017
  • newborn sleep schedule
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    WHY I HAVE MY BABY ON A SLEEP SCHEDULE

    When I was pregnant with my daughter, my mom gave me a book she used to read when she was pregnant with me. She used the book as a guide to raise me. Although,…

    July 19, 2017
  • a look back at my third trimester
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    A LOOK BACK AT MY THIRD TRIMESTER

    It’s time for the last pregnancy update – the third trimester. If you missed the previous posts in the series, check out the first trimester and second trimester posts as well. This last trimester was…

    May 10, 2017
  • How we limit ourselves
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    HOW WE LIMIT OURSELVES WITHOUT EVEN REALIZING IT

    Recently I came across a quote that stuck with me. “Your only limit is you.” It made me think how we limit ourselves without even realizing it. Our insecurities and fears are often the reason for our…

    March 21, 2017
  • Look Back at My Second Trimester
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    A LOOK BACK AT MY SECOND TRIMESTER

    As of today, I’m 28 weeks pregnant, and I have officially entered the third trimester of my pregnancy.  So this post is all about my experiences during the second trimester. Sweater; Jeans; Boots; Lipstick;…

    February 1, 2017
  • Best of 2016
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    BEST OF 2016: A YEAR IN REVIEW

    It’s hard to think of one word that would describe 2016. There were just way too many things that happened in my personal life and I shared a big chunk of my experiences here…

    January 13, 2017
  • A look back at my first trimester
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    A LOOK BACK AT MY FIRST TRIMESTER

    As of today, I’m 22 weeks pregnant with our baby boy! In this post, I wanted to share everything that I experienced during my first trimester. When I was pregnant with Belle almost 8…

    December 21, 2016