About Ddotts

        Welcome to Ddotts – My Family Lifestyle Blog – Cincinnati Blogger


My name is Shelbie and this in my little piece of my heart here on the web. You’ll find me sharing everything from lifestyle, beauty, fashion, travel, and more. I found blogging during the most traumatic season of my life, my epilepsy diagnosis. It truly helped me find myself when I never felt so lost. My brain was letting me down, and having my blog helped give me hope. Ddotts has grown so much since starting in 2016. I have become so inspired and lifted while lifting others. In 2018 I Co-Created @Cincinnatibloggers  with my amazing friend & neighbor Layla Living. We are striving to create a positive space for bloggers to come together, learn, and grow by lifting each other.

I am a twenty-something wife & mother. My two boys are my world! My high school boyfriend-turned husband is my best friend. We are actually expecting our third child this October! Read all about how I surprised him with the news. We both have a passion for creating. He’s a youtuber and my number one fan!

I love anything that includes food and the outdoors. I love traveling and creating lasting memories for my children. We have two cats named Rosemary & Winston + two pups named Izzy and Colt. It’s basically a zoo in this house – AND I LOVE IT!!

My eyes swell up with tears and my heart warms with love knowing how far this little blog has come over the past year or so. I am forever thankful for my readers. From my more personal posts to my informal guides, I hope you find inspiration and motivation to be the YOU-IST version of YOU!


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