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May 2014

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murnan family lady grey photography omaha

Hi there! I hope you all had a fantastic extended weekend! It's great to be back :) As you probably saw in Eleanor's 11 month update, our little lady has REALLY changed over the past few months. We decided it was time to update our family photos. Lucky for us, we know Kitty from Lady [...]

eleanor: 11 months

eleanor 11 month baby photo

Eleanor is 11 months! The countdown officially has begun to her 1st birthday! So much has changed with Eleanor over the past month... We have started introducing dairy into her diet and she’s handling it just great! This is a huge weight off my shoulders as I have worried and fretted about her MSPI for [...]

chewy oatmeal carrot cake cookies

I'm SO excited to share this post with you today - these cookies rock! But more on that later... Sweat Pink teamed up with MyOatmeal.com to create yummy recipes with custom MyOatmeal products. I've told you before about how much I LOVE MyOatmeal.com and their healthy oatmeal selections! If you're not familiar, MyOatmeal lets you [...]

Mom & Me 5k

mom and me 5k omaha

This weekend Eleanor and I did our 1st 5k with just the two of us! I was so excited when I stumbled across the Mom & Me 5k. It sounded like fun and a portion of the proceeds went to the Siena/Francis House. I love when race fees go toward a good cause, so it seemed [...]

cantina laredo tequila tasting omaha

Before last Wednesday, I had never even heard of a tequila dinner, but now I'm thinking they need to be built into my schedule! Cantina Laredo at Midtown Crossing hosted a group of Omaha Bloggers for a preview of their upcoming tequila event featuring Don Julio Tequilas! As you can probably imagine, it was AMAZING! [...]

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loving mom

loving mom

I celebrated my 1st Mother's Day as a mom this year! Being Eleanor's mama is gift enough, but E and her daddy went out of their way to make me feel special. I spent the weekend toting Eleanor around at the zoo... planting flowers... sipping mimosas... and even getting a much overdue pedicure! It was great [...]

one word wednesday mischief

As you may have noticed, Makingmine received a makeover! My talented husband Jeff made my vision a reality and designed a brand new look for the blog! He's the technical brains behind Murnan Creative, and I'm lucky enough to nab his help when he's between clients! The blue icons above will now filter posts based [...]

cinco de mayo tacos

Hi friends! I'm so excited to share a new blog series here on Makingmine! Two of my favorite bloggers also happen to be two great friends of mine (Hannah from Clean Eating Veggie Girl and Erin from Girl Gone Veggie) and we've teamed up for Three Cooks One Kitchen. Each month the three of us will [...]

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