Category Archives: Reader

Goodbye Jelly Bean Journals: That’s a Wrap!

Today we are sharing the last post that will appear on Jelly Bean Journals. While it is challenging to say goodbye to this beloved community, the blog has served it’s purpose and we are moving on to our next chapters. We have loved sharing our parenting stories, wins, struggles and experiences just as much as we have loved hearing yours. You have brought us so much joy, laughter, peace, and comfort. We only hope we have offered a small piece of the same to you. Thank you to our family, friends, readers, partners, and guest bloggers, for coming on this journey with us. We will forever be grateful for your support, encouragement, and friendship. We take you with us, and you will always be in our hearts. Here are some words from each of us: Continue reading

WINNER of the Corrie L. Photography Give-away

We won’t even tease you!! A HUGE congratulations to!! You are the official winner of our Corrie L. Photography Give-away: FREE SESSION! We will be in touch soon with the details you will need to claim your prize. Thanks to everyone who liked, shared, and subscribed!


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Our Favorite Toddler Books Right Now

One thing I have done every day with N, even before he was born, is read to him. It is one of my favorite parts of the day and one I never compromise. It allows me time to cuddle up with my guy, unwind, relax, and focus only on him. We both know that no matter what else happens throughout the day, we can count on having this time together before bed each night. Even on the days we’re running from one thing to the next and we’ve hardly looked each other in the eyes, our night time routine provides regular connection and bonding. Continue reading

And the Survey Says: Jelly Bean Journals 2014 Reader Survey Results

We are wrapping up our first reader survey this week and we are incredibly excited to share the results with you! (If you didn’t get a chance you share your input, you still have time and we would love to hear from you!) From “sense of community” to “I enjoy your perspective,” our hearts melted as we read through your responses for reasons you indulge in our blog each week. Our original intentions for Jelly Bean Journals were reflected in your answers and we feel blessed to have such a strong and supportive reader community!

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Jelly Bean Journals 2014 Reader Survey

Hello friends!

This is a link to our first reader survey! And, boy, are we excited to hear from you! We hope to do 1-2 surveys a year to make sure we are providing content you find interesting and relevant, to learn more about you, to measure growth and changes from one survey to the next, and to do our best to connect with you! We have created the survey with you and your time in mind. It includes 10 mostly multiple choice questions and should seriously take you less than three minutes.

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