Family

All this blog’s posts about my sweet family.

A Quick Pregnancy Update: 13 Weeks

by jessicaturner on July 11, 2014

Well, I’m officially in the second trimester… I’ll be 14 weeks on Monday. (My shirt is non-maternity from thredUP.) Due Date: January 12, 2015 (they moved my due date back one week, though I am still hoping for an early January arrival!) Baby size: 3″ – a peapod Sickness: Unfortunately, I am still throwing up […]

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Summer Swimming Memories – Will You Share?

by jessicaturner on July 10, 2014

At the pool with my family Every day since writing the post Put on That Swimsuit, I have received comments, tweets, Instagram tags and emails from moms who did it. They put on their swimsuits and made memories with their families. It’s been such a joy to read every note and see every picture, like […]

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Free Maven Box from Julep

by jessicaturner on July 3, 2014

I am always looking for new products to try and I think I discovered one that many of you will like – bonus, you can get it for free! Have you heard of Julep Maven boxes? Each month you get brand new beauty products delivered right to your door (and yes, that’s a referral link!). […]

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Throwback Thursday Stories- Summer Vacation

by Sarah Kooiman on July 3, 2014

I’ve decided to do put Throwback Thursday on summer vacation for the next two months. We’ll pick things up again this fall. So link-up if you wrote last week or this week, and if you were too busy enjoying the sunshine, that’s cool too. Happy Summer! An InLinkz Link-up

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Welcome to Project Life Tuesday 2014 If you are new to The Mom Creative, welcome. I hope you will stay awhile. I’m Jessica – wife to Matthew, mom to Elias, a silly and spirited five-year-old, and Adeline, a spunky two-year-old. I’m also a marketing professional, savvy deal finder, photo lover and memory keeper trying to […]

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Lisa Leonard Giveaway {5 Winners!}

by jessicaturner on June 30, 2014

Today, I’m delighted to be participating in a group giveaway with a few fellow bloggers and Instagram lovers including: Katja from Skimbaco Lifestyle Hayley from The Tiny Twig Vera from Lady and the Blog Lara from Pretty Connected Amy from Mom Spark Crissy from Dear Crissy Audrey from Mom Generations Jenn from The Stylish Housewife […]

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Put on that Swimsuit

by jessicaturner on June 20, 2014

It’s been five years since I first wrote about putting on a swimsuit and going swimming with your kids, but I continue to receive emails and comments about that post. I decided it was time to revisit the topic – with some new and old thoughts. You’ve got two choices every summer  – to put […]

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Throwback Thursday Stories

by Sarah Kooiman on June 19, 2014

Welcome to Throwback Thursday Stories where each week we share and link-up the stories behind our Throwback Thursday photos. It’s an awesome opportunity to document untold stories about the photos in shoe boxes, scrapbooks and hard drives in your home. Sorry that things have been quiet here for a few days. It was Adeline’s Hello […]

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Welcome to Throwback Thursday Stories where each week we share and link-up the stories behind our Throwback Thursday photos. It’s an awesome opportunity to document untold stories about the photos in shoe boxes, scrapbooks and hard drives in your home. Today’s post is sponsored by Home Depot. With Father’s Day being this weekend, I thought […]

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Our First Chapter Books + Free Kindle Download

by jessicaturner on June 11, 2014

My friend Kristen introduced our family to the Growly series. I bought the first book to read with Elias this fall, and then it sort of fell by the wayside. This summer we are picking the series back up and are so excited. The first book (what we’ve read) is really, really sweet and wonderful. […]

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