Style // Fall Outfit Try On

October is officially here! We took a trip to Texas at the end of September (blog post coming), and my hunt for Fall outfits was in full swing. Nordstrom, Amazon, Target, Abercrombie, and online boutiques are my main squeezes when it comes to clothes. I rarely or...

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Travel // Montage Palmetto Bluff, SC

We drove up to South Carolina for the long Labor Day weekend to Montage Palmetto Bluff. Our original plans were for Charleston, but when researching resorts and things to do, the Montage came up and looked like a little piece of Southern pie I couldn't pass up. And it...

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Ultimate Guide // Road Trip with Kids

We recently took a road trip with our four kids up to South Carolina for Labor Day weekend. We stayed at the gorgeous Montage Palmetto Bluff, which was about a six hour drive for us. Six hours, in the car with four kids, is not for the impatient, not for the...

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Travel // Lake Tahoe in the Winter

If you want to see beauty only nature can provide, head to the Sierra Nevadas in California for a fun and "view goals" filled week. Lake Tahoe is on my top list of most beautiful places in the United States. It was absolutely breathtaking and a vacation spot I'll...

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Boy’s Christmas Gift Guide / 2019

Paw Patrol Read-to-Me // Brew + Serve Coffee Set // Examine + Treat Vet Set // Interactive Recipe Book // Take Apart Racing Car // Cozy Coupe // Talking telescope // Ridamals Horse // Planet Extreme Trex // Ryan's Super Surprise // Smooth Moves Sloth // Radio Flyer...

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Girl’s Christmas Gift Guide / 2019

  I put together this gift guide and I believe it covers girls from 5 to 10 years old. You might even find a few things for your teenager on the list. I know Hydroflasks and Tamagotchis are popular with all ages. When my 6-year-old and 8-year-old wrote out their...

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Hey there! I’m Alex, author at Alex the Real Housemom! I am a wife to my high school sweetheart and a mom of three wonderful littles!  Alex the Real Housemom is a mom/family blog emphasizing family fun, healthy quick recipes, and adventures of a wife and mom being real.

Hey there! I’m Alex, author at Alex the Real Housemom! I am a wife to my high school sweetheart and a mom of three wonderful littles! I hope you find this site to be a great source of family fun, quick and easy recipes, and parenting humor! Alex the Real Housemom means being fit in all aspects of life: mentally, physically, and spiritually. Not only do I support and promote healthy eating and physical activity, I encourage exercising the brain and soul…sometimes in the form of yummy eats!

Style // Fall Outfit Try On

October is officially here! We took a trip to Texas at the end of September (blog post coming), and my hunt for Fall outfits was in full swing. Nordstrom, Amazon, Target, Abercrombie, and online boutiques are my main squeezes when it comes to clothes. I rarely or...

read more

Travel // Montage Palmetto Bluff, SC

We drove up to South Carolina for the long Labor Day weekend to Montage Palmetto Bluff. Our original plans were for Charleston, but when researching resorts and things to do, the Montage came up and looked like a little piece of Southern pie I couldn't pass up. And it...

read more

Ultimate Guide // Road Trip with Kids

We recently took a road trip with our four kids up to South Carolina for Labor Day weekend. We stayed at the gorgeous Montage Palmetto Bluff, which was about a six hour drive for us. Six hours, in the car with four kids, is not for the impatient, not for the...

read more

Travel // Lake Tahoe in the Winter

If you want to see beauty only nature can provide, head to the Sierra Nevadas in California for a fun and "view goals" filled week. Lake Tahoe is on my top list of most beautiful places in the United States. It was absolutely breathtaking and a vacation spot I'll...

read more

Boy’s Christmas Gift Guide / 2019

Paw Patrol Read-to-Me // Brew + Serve Coffee Set // Examine + Treat Vet Set // Interactive Recipe Book // Take Apart Racing Car // Cozy Coupe // Talking telescope // Ridamals Horse // Planet Extreme Trex // Ryan's Super Surprise // Smooth Moves Sloth // Radio Flyer...

read more

Girl’s Christmas Gift Guide / 2019

  I put together this gift guide and I believe it covers girls from 5 to 10 years old. You might even find a few things for your teenager on the list. I know Hydroflasks and Tamagotchis are popular with all ages. When my 6-year-old and 8-year-old wrote out their...

read more