links + loves vol 3

8.12.2016


^^^ Saw this on Facebook last week. Hilarious. 

-Kristen's post "Things that help me get up in the morning" was a perfect read for me right after I posted on being frustrated by my lack of fitness a month or so ago.

-If you are interested in checking out the mamaRoo infant seat I posted about last week, now is a great time. From 8/15-8/31, the seat will be available to purchase through an exclusive promotion at a huge discount of $70 off! Check out the mamaRoo here to see the products and color choices. You can also enter the 4moms Road Trip Sweepstakes for a chance to win a 2016 Honda Pilot 4moms products. Just go here to enter.

-A few of you asked about the sponsored post I did with 4moms for the mamaRoo. Click here to see influencer program I used! You can check it out and apply to potentially do some sponsored posts as well. I don't do them often, but sometimes you get neat stuff to try out for free!

-Have you seen this video of Olympic divers David Boudia and Steele Johnson? I love what they say about our identity being in Christ and not in our own accomplishments! Awesome.

-Loved this post on marriage.

-Speaking of marriage, 31 things only a husband would say. Jordan and I were reading these out loud to each other and cracking up.

-How cool is this idea for using mason jars to travel with food? This will be great for carrying snacks for R. Thanks to my mom for discovering this!

-If you are in the Dallas area this Thanksgiving, consider coming out to the Double Oak Turkey Trot, which is the 5k and 1-mile fun run my family puts on. We sell out every year and have about 1,000 runners. It is a fun event!

-35 things I survived my first year of motherhood. Number thirty. Yes. Don't tell.

-I'm still using the Ibotta app and loving all the rebates I get on groceries! Have you tried it yet? They have rebates on other things too like diapers, over-the-counter medicine, and beauty products. Use my referral link here and get $10 just for using your first rebate. I get a few bucks too, so thanks in advance! I really need to do a grocery budget update post soon.

-This video. THIS VIDEO. Dying. I am totally the lady on the right, and I am not ashamed. (Okay I'm a little ashamed.)



What good stuff have you been linking or loving lately? Tell me about it.

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14 comments:

  1. haha that video is funny and Im not even a mom!

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  2. Caleb and I were watching the divers and I wasn't paying attention fully and he goes "Did you hear that?!" and I said huh? He started telling me how David Boudia and Steele Johnson were talking about Christ is their strength, etc.! I LOVE when athletes use their TV time as a platform to talk about the love of God! I love posts like these, so much good information!

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  3. You're the lady on the right - I am SOOO the one on the left :) "I'd buy someone to make it off Amazon" :) haha

    Those divers. YES YES YES! Love it. That's preaching!

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  4. I love Ibotta! Such a great app! I loved what the divers said.

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  5. hahahaha the inserting or swiping is driving me bonkers. we had the inserty thingy years ago and went through the same thing and now i'm like i have to go through this twice?! our local grocery's machines are SO slow that we avoid going there just to avoid the inserty thingy.
    i can't watch videos at work with sound, so i will have to watch it tonight. it looks hilarious.
    thanks for the shout out girl!
    and um, is it weird if i buy myself that mamaroo thingy? that is a serious discount! surely one day i will use it haha.

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  6. The interviews right after the athletes come out of the pool/water always bother me because they're soaking wet and still out of breath, but that Steele and David interview was awesome!

    Um...things only husbands would say..?! Hilarious!!! I have got to show Freddie that today!

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  7. Hahahaha I am dying over the what husbands say link! They are all so true! And I wont tell anyone about #30 on the things you survived the first year hahaha. Kristen's post was great about getting up. Her and I are in a group chat with a few other ladies who work out in the mornings and it is always fun knowing you aren't the only one up! Hope you have a great weekend!

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  8. You have some great links in this entry. However, that article of 31 things only a husband would say had me stifling my laughter at my desk. I found myself snipping my favorites in emails to my husband. Then, I just sent him the link and told him to read it all. I love those shares!

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  9. I feel like no matter what, I do the wrong thing with my credit card. If I swipe it, they have the chip. If I insert it for the chip, it's not activated. I cannot win!

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  10. I was nodding along to many many of the 35 things survived in the first year of motherhood article. Haha!

    My favorite of the husband tweets is still the thermostat negotiations.

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  11. Crying at the husband tweets. I can't wait to read them to Chris!

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  12. Those husband tweets are hilarious! Especially the first one as Fredrik and I have been having a paper towel debate for years!

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  13. I haven't used a card to buy anything in two years...I'm going to be such a clueless newbie next time I go back to America and try to go to the grocery store...

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  14. ibotta just added my local grocery store, and I am in heaven! Ok, maybe not so much, but I'm very excited. :)

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