Gretchen Pierce

Gretchen Pierce
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Gretchen is a former communications manager turned stay-at-home mom to her son Shepherd, born in December 2016. She and husband Ryan moved to Austin in 2014 from the Washington, D.C. area after spending time at Ryan’s family ranch in the Hill Country and falling in love with the area. They also have two high-maintenance fur babies, Hank and Gracie. Gretchen enjoys tennis, creative projects, lake time, and finding kid-friendly fun in Austin with her active son.

Best Farmers Markets In Austin

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Best Farmers Markets In Austin No matter where you live in Austin, there’s probably a farmers market nearby that you can hit up on the weekend, as I discovered on my quest to get to...

Fall Fun for Animal Lovers In And Around Austin

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Fall Fun for Animal Lovers In And Around Austin As the weather finally starts cooling down a little in Austin, it’s a great time to head outside and have some fun with animals. You don’t...

My Toddler Loves My Dog, But My Dog Doesn’t Love Him

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My Toddler Loves My Dog, But My Dog Doesn’t Love Him As I sit down to write this blog about the rocky relationship between my dog and my toddler, the dog in question, Hank, is snuggled...

Best Consignment Stores For Kids And Moms In Austin

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Best Consignment Stores For Kids And Moms In Austin As someone who loves to shop but also loves a discount, consignment stores have long been a favorite of mine. I get a thrill out of...

25 Things I Miss About My Pre-Baby Life

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25 Things I Miss About My Pre-Baby Life When I mentioned to my husband that I was thinking of writing this post, he worried that it might be kind of a downer. I jokingly said...

My Mom Friends Don’t Know The Real Me

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My Mom Friends Don't Know The Real Me I recently met up with a mom that I met on an app called Peanut. The app is billed as “Tinder for moms,” and as I never...

Ultimate Guide To Kids’ Art Activities In Austin

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Ultimate Guide To Kids' Art Activities In Austin Austin has no shortage of activities to encourage your kiddo’s appreciation of the arts. The area’s museums and libraries always have fun activities where the whole family...

Two Introverts And A Baby

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  Two Introverts And A Baby When my husband and I were expecting our baby, we talked a lot about how our lives were going to change. We were prepared to sleep less. We also knew...

Where To Buy A Unique Baby Gift In Austin

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Where To Buy A Unique Baby Gift In Austin At this stage in my life, it seems like I’m always searching for a baby gift for at least one expectant mama friend. I usually get...

I Have a Toddler, But I’m Still a Neat Freak

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Before my son was born, a few people who knew my clean-freak tendencies warned me that I would soon have to ease up and embrace the mess that comes with kids. For me, a...

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