About Me


Thanks for stopping by to check out BigAndPinkyToes: A Blog about Food, Family, and Other Good Stuff.

I am a wife and mom. I am the breadwinner, and my husband stays home. We have 2 young kiddos with a third on the way. My daughter is silly, sassy, and dances nonstop. My son is a sweet, creative inventor recently diagnosed with autism. We also have 2 mini dachshunds that are like living with a pair cartoon characters.

We have a small happy home that is full of playing, laughing, eating, praying, gardening, reading, napping, dancing, and hugging puppies. Sometimes I post about a recipe I came up with over the weekend. Other times I post about the highs and lows of parenting. Heck sometimes I post about a book I’ve read or what my husband and I are currently watching on TV.

Even though my post topics maybe all over the place, I have a Week in Review series posted every Friday at an attempt for some consistency. I highlight a few things that happened that week, what’s planned for the upcoming weekend, and feature another blog worth checking out. ***If you want your blog highlighted on a Week in Review post, leave a link in the comments by clicking here. ***

Be sure to follow me on Facebook, Pintrest, Instagram, or Twitter at bigandpinkytoes. You can also sign up to receive updates via email. If you are on your phone, scroll to the very bottom for these options. If you are on a desktop these buttons will be on the top right hand side. You can reach out to me at bigandpinkytoes@gmail.com. I am also a contributing writer for the Oklahoma City Moms BlogIf you like anything that you read, please feel free to share it!

Photo by the amazing Kristina James at Shine a Light Photography.



68 thoughts on “About Me

  1. Thanks for the like on my most recent recipes! Checked out your blog and you earned a faithful follower out of me. Can’t wait to see more delish recipes from ya

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  2. Glad to have come across you as I am also a mum of two sons now grown up and I have two lovely grand daughters. I also have done a lot of running around but now that I am past all that, I have settled down to doing more things with my head. As that side was on hold until the children became adults and left home 🙂
    Thank you for liking my blog. I have worked as an ESL volunteer tutor in Australia and now stopped working to dedicate myself fully for the cause of mental wellness. I am so grateful for being able to overcome long term (15 years) depression. And now studying psychology for added knowledge for myself, as well as to give out and also to show the world that people who get classified being mentally ill are Not mad but that they can become well/recover enough even to study and become normal citizens in the society. I want to encourage to give Hope to everyone that crosses my path to be able to live better, happier and above all in Dignity. Many Blessings of Love and Light to all 🙂 ❤

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  3. Hello Lacey 🙂

    I found your blog through Nikki’s Meet & Greet party! I am just passing by quickly tonight, because I want to make sure to check out a couple more links before bedtime, but I’ll make sure to come visit again 🙂

    Have a great weekend !

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  4. Hey
    Thank you for taking the time to step on over to Love Relaished Ink. It’s wonderful to have your whimsical soul as a new companion on my long and winding road.
    From what I have seen of your blog so far, I’ve no doubt you are already finding writing a totally engaging and personally fulfilling experience. I hope the pleasurable company of words will always flow and follow you as you flow following the flow of your flowing path flowing into the wide blue yonder, and flow onwards towards the adventures that follow the flow beyond that…
    Best wishes. Take care always in all ways for always.


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