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Weekly Pixels #29

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This is an update in my Weekly Pixels series, a weekly photo project for managing my family’s digital files in lieu of printed photos. At the end of the year I will create a yearbook out of my images. Here’s what the last week of July looked like for us.

We walked around the aftermath of the carnival at Alexa’s school for the better part of a week. After fielding off a laundry list of questions, I eventually concocted a story about how the carnival rides are Transformers and fold back in on themselves when they need to sleep.

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My absolute favorite thrifting find EVER. This giraffe and I are kindred spirits.

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Gold and hot pink.

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Speaking of hot pink, I received an awesome package from my good friend T-Mo. She thought of me on her adventures, and that means the world to me. I only wish I could’ve been in New Orleans with her!

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Spent an afternoon dipping our feet in the pool at a colleague’s housewarming party.

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He has a magical backyard.

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Alexa was up way past her bedtime. She was so excited to break curfew.

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P.S. Past photo projects: 2012, 2013, 2014

P.P.S. Follow me on Instagram for more photos.

How to Dress Like Andie from Pretty in Pink

I know what you’re thinking.

Why would I want to dress like Andie from Pretty in Pink?

Because believe me, I would totally understand if you were thinking that.

The girl is a complete disaster the entire movie. It’s as though Miss Hannigan time-traveled and threw a party in Molly Ringwald’s bedroom.

How to Dress Like Andie from Pretty in Pink • It's like Miss Hannigan time-traveled and threw a party in Molly Ringwald's bedroom. • Little Gold Pixel

The overconsumption of bathtub gin is clearly what leads to the creation of that hideous Frankenstein of a prom dress later in the film.

How to Dress Like Andie from Pretty in Pink • Eek! That hideous Frankenstein of a prom dress • Little Gold Pixel

Ugh, this is not my favorite John Hughes movie.

There are entirely too many problematic themes. The “wrong side of the tracks” thing that was so overdone in the 1980s. The fact that Iona, arguably the coolest chick ever, yuppied up when she met a man. And then there’s Andrew McCarthy — he was so bland they changed one letter and named him Blane (loved him in Mannequin, though).

I’m pretty sure I used to watch this movie just for James Spader’s sake.

 

Strangely enough, though, upon my umpteenth viewing of Pretty in Pink, I realized I had a soft spot for Andie’s fashion freak. Something about lace and flowy florals and way too much gaudy jewelry. I can appreciate her style now, even if it could have been better executed.

Here, a modern interpretation of Andie’s thrift store vibe. Can you dig it?

 

Whew. It’s been a while since I put together a Fashion Rewind post. Hope you enjoyed it!

P.S. A critique of every single one of Andie’s outfits.

P.P.S. 15 surprising things about Pretty in Pink. I’m forever fascinated by the fact that the ending was changed because it fared poorly with test audiences. Was it Ducky’s fault? Discuss in the comments.

This post contains affiliate links. You get cool clothes, I get a penny. Thanks for supporting Little Gold Pixel.

A Spice Rack Makeover in 3 Steps

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We have been making lots of changes around our house lately. I read somewhere that everything must have a place. If it does not, it will be homeless. Homeless items = clutter. Clutter = we already have enough of that with a 4-year-old and her toys.

We have been so focused on bigger-picture organization that I almost overlooked something that was an eyesore.

Before:

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Now it’s not that these spices don’t have a home. They have a pretty convenient built-in home, in fact, right above the sink, but they were trashing up the joint with their mismatched labels and heights and general disheveled appearance.

They were like the neighbors who leave a giant inflatable Santa Claus on the lawn till mid-April.

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I did an awful lot of research, measuring, comparing, pricing. When I was good and ready, I ordered three items to take our spice rack from blah to bam! (Yes, dated Emeril reference, hello.)

Spice Rack Makeover in 3 Steps • Little Gold Pixel

Spice Rack Makeover in 3 Steps • Little Gold Pixel

1. Uniform glass spice jars

2. Chalkboard labels

3. Chalkboard paint pen

I personally vouch for these three things. They fit together, they are nice quality, and did I mention that everything fits/works together? Yes, important.

Spice Rack Makeover in 3 Steps • Little Gold Pixel

We then started the messy process of moving the spices from their ugly shell to their clean, modern shell. If you have a kitchen funnel, you are better prepared than I. The rest of us can easily make do by rolling a piece of paper into a funnel, like in grade school.

It was so easy Alexa joined in and moved several spices by herself. Half a bottle of ginger didn’t make it, but that’s to be expected.

Spice Rack Makeover in 3 Steps • Little Gold Pixel

Spice Rack Makeover in 3 Steps • Little Gold Pixel

You can place the labels wherever. I decided to put them on top so that my row of spices would look clean and uniform no matter how I shoved them on the shelf. The upside to this approach is that I’m starting to know my spices by sight. It’s a handy thing.

All you have to do to erase the chalkboard pen is wipe the label with a wet napkin, and it’s good as new.

After:

Spice Rack Makeover in 3 Steps • Little Gold Pixel

Annnnd, a month later: Success. Everything still looks neat and tidy. I need to buy more cayenne pepper and garlic salt immediately, apparently.

Oh, one more plus: We can fit more spices on this rack now that the jar size is uniform. Awesome!

You can buy the tools here:

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Weekly Pixels #27 & #28

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This is an update in my Weekly Pixels series, a weekly photo project for managing my family’s digital files in lieu of printed photos. At the end of the year I will create a yearbook out of my images. Here’s what the middle part of July looked like for us.

There has been a lot of avocado toast around here for breakfast.

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Dinner with a friend, who regaled me with tales from Paris.

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Like always, we talk so long we shut the place down.

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Alexa and I travel to Kansas City to visit family.

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My nephew rolls nothing but strikes.

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Taking turns with my brother and sister-in-law to be the “monster” that chases the kids around the house.

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It was a treat to wake up and not cook breakfast. Thanks, Chad and Kelly!

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My favorite time was sitting on the porch with a margarita, watching fireflies light up the neighborhood.

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Their home is super lovely, with lots of light and impeccable style. Just look at this morning glow.

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And the kitchen! I had a bad case of island envy.

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On the way to visit my dad, watching the storm clouds roll in.

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Dinner out with everyone, and the restaurant gave the kids balloons.

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A breakfast date with my girl, “just the two of us,” as Alexa said. We might have treated ourselves to some sweet treats.

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Target in the Midwest is a whole different animal. I mean, I never see stuff like this at the Dollar Spots in L.A.

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This stuff is so good, guys. It was about 100 million degrees F the entirety of the trip. I suffered from Sweaty Bang Syndrome.

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Dr. Alexa gives Baba a checkup. She was very thorough, even reaching for her scalpel a few times.

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A visit to the zoo, where we took shelter at the indoor penguin exhibit when a thunderstorm rolled in.

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The magic of a bubble machine.

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One last meal before returning to the West Coast.

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Ball pit time!

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Curious Chef sent us some tools so Alexa could help us in the kitchen. She has been stirring liquids and mixing things for years. She has been begging to use knives for a while, so this training knife was just the ticket.

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She chopped up the apple into the tiniest pieces, and so fast I could barely snap a photo. She’s pretty proud to have her own set of kitchen tools. Up next: peeling sweet potatoes!

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Total L.A. girl moment, what with the sunglasses and the bag that holds a tiny (stuffed) dog.

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Rain brought out a sea of snails. We had to watch our step carefully. There were tons of tiny baby snails.

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What a nice thing to find on the street.

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P.S. Past photo projects: 2012, 2013, 2014

P.P.S. Follow me on Instagram for more photos.

Frame Game: Beachy Keen Gallery Wall for a Preppy Collegian

Frame Game: Beachy Keen Gallery Wall for a Preppy Collegian • Little Gold Pixel

Frame Game is an occasional series in which I take readers’ gallery wall requests and find art that fits their personalities. Click here to see past Frame Games.

Today’s wall was inspired by Alexandra, who is decorating her dorm room.

In Alexandra’s words:

Pink, glitter, monograms, preppy, Lily Pulitzer, Kate Spade, bright colors, sunshine, beach, anything sparkly, University of Wisconsin

I tried to walk that fine line of tactful and tacky because this could so easily go the way of a plastic flamingo farm (no offense to Don Featherstone, who may be the most interesting man who ever lived).

The key word to bring this back to reality was “preppy,” so I definitely kept that in mind while whittling down options. The customizable striped monogram and Lily Pulitzer-inspired sailboat print were my inspirations.

Other favorite finds include the palm frond prints and Surf Sun & Sand print in gold and pink — just the right mix of sparkly and feminine and beachy. And, of course, no beach-loving wall would be complete without a pineapple and/or flamingo (or both?).

Green and gold secondary tones helped prep up the pink vibe of the gallery wall. If Alexandra has a way to add wallpaper or similar styling to her wall, I highly recommend something preppy, graphic and B&W, like the polka dots in the mockup.

To download these printables, click on the links below to go to the original download pages.

Frame Game: Beachy Keen Gallery Wall for a Preppy Collegian • Little Gold Pixel

Palm Fronds #1Lily Pulitzer printPalm Fronds #2

Neon PineappleJust Start TodayMonogramTo the BeachFlamingo

Gold HeartSurf Sun & SandGold Pattern

Quick Tip

Alexandra mentioned the University of Wisconsin in her faves list, and although I love the idea of decorating with your school emblem, I couldn’t make the University of Wisconsin logo fit in with the other items on the wall.

No problem — I recommend simply framing it individually on a desk, or on a separate wall, like so:

Frame Game: Beachy Keen Gallery Wall for a Preppy Collegian • Little Gold Pixel


Interested in being featured on the Frame Game?

Since I’ve started rounding up free printables (the first time, the second time, the third time, the kids time, the kitchen time), I’ve received a lot of emails seeking help with various dilemmas you have in your homes.

Use this form in the comments below (or email me) to indicate what mood you’re trying to set, and look out for future installments on the blog.

  • Name (first name only is fine):
  • Website (if you have one):
  • Which room in your house do you want to decorate?
  • Tell me a little about the person this room belongs to (likes, dislikes, special requests):
  • Tell me this person’s favorite movies, books, music:
  • Any additional info:

P.S. The frames featured in this post are mockups. Check the individual download pages for details on ideal image size. Want to print something huge but the highest it goes is 8×10? Consider a larger frame with a mat. (Example here.)

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial

This post is sponsored by The Hungry JPEG, which I’m very excited about because this is a site I know and love for its amazing graphic design bundles and freebies. Check out the most recent monthly bundle, in which you get lots of fonts and graphics for only $29. Ah-maz-ing deals, my friends.

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

As I was making a free printable for you using the fonts and graphics in the Summer Design Bundle* I noticed something.

It was a challenge to choose just a few things in one design because there was so much cool stuff (nautical, floral, watercolors, garden, animals, etc.). Honestly it’s a wonder I ever get anything accomplished when I have so many tools.

Design accessories are much like fashion accessories, at least in this sense:

Once you’ve dressed, and before you leave the house, look in the mirror and take at least one thing off.
– Coco Chanel

I took at least 10 things off before I was happy with this design, wink wink.

Before I share the download link, though, I thought I’d share with you a little bit about how I used some of the graphics to create brushes and patterns in Photoshop.

*This deal has since expired. Check out the latest bundles on The Hungry JPEG.

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial: Step One / Patterns

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

First I opened up the Secret Garden Key Pattern #1 in Photoshop and went to Define Pattern under the Edit panel.

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

Then I created a new layer, and clicked on the “fx” pull down at the bottom of the Layers panel to “add a layer style.”

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

Under that menu I chose “Pattern Overlay.”

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

In the pop-up menu that follows, I chose the pattern I created. In this same pop-up, you can edit your blend mode, opacity and pattern size. Pattern size is key, as you can see below.

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

(Original pattern size vs. my final pattern size.)

Virginia Woolf Freebie + Photoshop Brush + Pattern Tutorial: Step two / Brushes

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

Just like with the patterns, I opened up a watercolor swash and opened the Edit panel. Instead of “Define Pattern,” though, I chose “Define Brush Preset.”

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

Going back to your original file, create a new layer and click on the brush tool. Under brush options, select the brush you just added. (Note: I started with a horizontal swatch but decided on a round watercolor brush later, in case you’re wondering.)

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

From there, select the brush color and play with size and opacity in your new layer. I chose to overlay several colors on top of one another for an ombre/gradient effect.

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

Sometimes it helps to turn off your other layers to focus on the one you’re working on. Here, I’ve turned off the text layers. When you’re happy with the layer, you can create overlays onto your patterns. Play with the layer setting (the default is “normal”) until you like the effect.

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

I chose the “color” effect for my design so the keys would take on the watercolor layer I created. To get the same effect inside the text, I copied the watercolor layer, moved it on top of the text layer, then right-clicked to “create clipping mask,” using the same “color” effect for these layers, as well.

Hope this gives you some ideas on how to use the graphics in The Hungry JPEG’s bundles, as well as other graphics you may have. Let me know if you have questions or need me to clarify any steps!

Virginia Woolf “Freedom of My Mind” Quote Free Printable

This is a high-res 8×10 PDF, for personal use only. If you’re not sure whether you can use it for a certain project, ask.

 

Virginia Woolf Freebie: Photoshop Brush & Pattern Tutorial • Little Gold Pixel / Using Graphic Design Bundle from The Hungry JPEG

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(Keep in mind you get 10% off if you choose to tweet on the sale page.)

Fonts used: Natasya Regular + Open Type features & Sortdecai Display
Pattern used: Secret Garden Key Pattern #1
Brushes used: Watercolor Splotches

A sneak peak at the rest of this sweet bundle:

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All content and opinions expressed here are all my own. I only partner with brands that I know, use & love myself. I hope you like them, too!

Weekly Pixels #26

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This is an update in my Weekly Pixels series, a weekly photo project for managing my family’s digital files in lieu of printed photos. At the end of the year I will create a yearbook out of my images. Here’s what the first week of July looked like for us.

We finally ended a monthlong streak of reading Curious George bedtime stories. I’m so thankful for a break because, let’s face it, George is a walking disaster.

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Bedtime rituals for Alexa, and graduating to a big-kid cup.

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All meetings should have food.

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Doodlin.’

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Bullseye.

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We have new neighbors. They seem like nice people. Nice people who leave ceramic deer lying in their garden.

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Date day! A rare day indeed!

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We dined at our favorite Indian restaurant and talked about adult topics. I didn’t have to cut up anyone’s chicken or remind anyone to eat their vegetables. In other words, awesome.

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A stroll at the Harbor.

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Standing strong.

Weekly Pixels #26 • 2015 • littlegoldpixel.com

The perfect day for windsurfing.

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It marks the spot.

Weekly Pixels #26 • 2015 • littlegoldpixel.com

This little one randomly tells me “I love you” now. Then again, she also says “I don’t like you.”

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Backlit green canopy.

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A gift from a 4-year-old is one to cherish.

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Eff yeah! Pastries for breakfast!

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Letting our flag fly high.

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She wanted to splash in the water, we wanted to barbecue. Why not do both?

Weekly Pixels #26 • 2015 • littlegoldpixel.com

We saw quite the display from our hillside neighborhood on July Fourth. Illegal/shmegal. It was fun to watch.

Weekly Pixels #26 • 2015 • littlegoldpixel.com

P.S. Past photo projects: 2012, 2013, 2014

P.P.S. Follow me on Instagram for more photos.

How I Conquered My Pregnancy Fears

How I Conquered My Pregnancy Fears & Learned to Trust My Body with the Help of What to Expect When You're Expecting • Little Gold Pixel

I always looked to my mom for medical advice.

She worked in the medical field and had a knack for home remedies. She talked me through many a worry in my youth. She taught me how to perform surgery on a blister brought on by horrible choices in footwear (always and forever my downfall). She knew just what would cure my chickenpox, mono, headache, toothache, flu. She was always my first phone call.

Oh, how I could’ve used her advice when I was pregnant. Suddenly all my minor ailments/conditions were so … minor. Insignificant as ants. But now that I was pregnant, I lived in a “Stormship Troopers” bug world, each giant insect a potential threat to my well-being.

Only Mom was no longer my No. 1 phone call. Her absence, conspicuous enough on a daily basis since her death, grew to the size of a giant black hole during my pregnancy. She wasn’t going to meet her grandchildren. I wouldn’t get to see her enjoy the role of grandmother she wanted so desperately when she was alive. And, on top of all that, she wasn’t there to guide me through the land mines of pregnancy, which were more plentiful than I ever imagined. So many nights I would wallow, pitiful though it was, “I want my mommy.”

Every checkup was fraught with more questions, more fears. My OB, a very tough and no-nonsense type in the vein of Sandra Oh, would do her best to keep me calm and collected, but then there was testing. So much testing. Talk of pregnancy induced hypertension. Cystic fibrosis markers. More bloodwork. I’m getting woozy just thinking about it.

I needed to stay calm. I needed to will my blood pressure into the safe zone. I needed to enjoy this pregnancy.

Instead of asking mom how to conquer these pregnancy fears, I asked myself where mom would find the answers. I thought for a moment, and it was clear. Mom would go to the bookstore and find a book. So find a book I did. What to Expect® When You’re Expecting. Of course I had heard of it. Everyone has heard of it. It’s been on the New York Times Bestseller list for 600+ weeks. But would it have the answers I was looking for?

How I Conquered My Pregnancy Fears & Learned to Trust My Body with the Help of What to Expect When You're Expecting • Little Gold Pixel

I started reading, and much to my surprise, I made quick work of it, even delighting in it. The answers were there. Informative, real answers, but never alarmist. The book told me when to worry, when to calm down and when to call the doctor. It became my confidante. The handy index in the back meant that any worry (puffy ankles, hello) was easy to track down and put into a (1) worry pile or (2) no worry pile.

And you know what? Most things were filed in the no worry pile.

How I Conquered My Pregnancy Fears & Learned to Trust My Body with the Help of What to Expect When You're Expecting • Little Gold Pixe

I stayed away from medical forums and other Internet worrywart sites because all they do is ring alarm bells about every pregnancy symptom. The Internet in general isn’t the best place to search for answers when you’re pregnant and prone to hypertension.

What to Expect® When You’re Expecting was my nightly read, a quick reassurance that everything was, indeed, going as planned. Its pages correlated my experiences, and that confirmation was a like a warm hug to me during a time when everything was changing around me and inside me.

How I Conquered My Pregnancy Fears & Learned to Trust My Body with the Help of What to Expect When You're Expecting • Little Gold Pixel

Before long, I noticed how this confirmation led to me feeling more confident about the pregnancy.

Tests, testing, more tests. Land mines, giant bugs, C-section talk. Yadda yadda yadda. I was able to tune out most of the noise.

Because get this: I felt fine.

I learned to listen to my body and my growing baby and my mom’s spirit, which were telling me, “Don’t worry. Everything’s fine. You’ve got this.”

P.S. Alexa’s birth story.

P.P.S. I’m turning into my mother.

I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own.

July Fourth Free Art Printable

July Fourth Free Art Printable • littlegoldpixel.com

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
— Declaration of Independence preamble

I’ve been thinking a lot about happiness lately — or Happiness with an uppercase H as our Founding Fathers wrote.

It’s one of those elusive concepts, isn’t it? People are always asking you if you’re happy or commenting that you don’t seem happy, like happiness is something you can grab onto for dear life or are able to sustain for an indefinite amount of time.

I’m pretty certain that this isn’t the case, and that more often than not we are happier pursuing Happiness than we are actually being happy.

Oomph, that sounds like a contradiction, doesn’t it?

But consider the studies that have shown how people are happier planning and anticipating their vacations than they are during or after those vacations, and you’ll start to see Happiness as the “catch me if you can” taunt that it truly is.

It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.
― Ursula K. LeGuin

We’ve been working for the past few months toward streamlining our home to better suit our needs. In general, this has meant a lot of upheaval. Closets overturned, nooks and crannies examined, storage solutions MacGyver’ed.

It has oftentimes been a mess, but a rewarding mess. Because once we finish a project, I feel complete for a moment (dare I say happy?) and then I start looking around. What’s the next project? What’s the next goal? How can I pursue Happiness in my home next weekend?

I’m starting to see that perfection/happiness/completion is not in our human nature. It’s in our bones to move forward, to constantly pursue Happiness.

Thomas Jefferson et al. got it right.

July Fourth Free Art Printable: Pursuit of Happiness

In the spirit of the Fourth, I made a printable for you. My handwritten script style is still a work in progress, so it’s very much in the spirit of the Happiness pursuit. Art is an 8.5×11 PDF. For personal use only. Play nice. Do not do anything with this printable that our forefathers would frown upon, like taxation without representation.

July Fourth Free Art Printable • littlegoldpixel.com

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P.S. 16 stylish flag-inspired looks for July Fourth.
P.P.S. Plan the perfect low-key Fourth. (We’re probably going low-key again this year.)