What's On MY iPhone 6plus

As I was perusing YouTube a few weeks ago, I stumbled on a couple "what's on my iPhone" videos. The nosey person in me LOVED seeing what apps other people keep on their phone. I even discovered a couple of new holy grail photo editing apps!...more

Copycat Recipe || Chipotle Burrito Bowl

One of the biggest (and probably only) complaints Kyle has about living in Alaska is the lack of Chipotle locations. Zero, zip zilch! Chipotle's steak burrito bowls are a favorite of both of ours. Thankfully, another military spouse whose family was also having to do without the coveted burrito bowl, shared her homemade chipotle bowl recipe....more

10 Things You Shouldn't Say To A Cancer Patient

So, this post; it's a good place to start. Having someone you know and/or love receive a cancer diagnosis is, well...it's just a sad reality that all of us will know at least one person with cancer in our lifetime.  I'm bet you are trying to figure out how to not sound like a complete tool when talking to your cancer contemporary....more

An Unexpected Beauty Blender Review

After years of wearing liquid makeup, I only recently caved and tried the cult favorite Beauty Blender....more

It's Football Time In Tennessee!! {Game Day Style}

Now, I'm not one to rush into things... But up here in Alaska, it's fall. Cool, crisp, colorful leaves, fall!...more

How To Help Your Hair Grow After Chemo


Online Shopping :: Alaska Edition

It's no secret that I love to shop! Historically, I was an in-store only kind of shopper. I enjoyed the experience of sifting through the racks and people watching with coffee in hand! During college I was forced to try my hand at online shopping simply because I was either in class or working during all normal business hours. That just wasn't going to work for me....more

Camping With A Baby

Kyle and I don't know much about this whole parenting gig, but we do know that babies are people. "People" don't like to be confined (ie. prison.) I don't know if we are crazy or just really simple minded, but where we go, the kid goes too....more

Summer Bucket List :: Alaska Style!

Welcome to the "Hopes & Plans" link up! Any hopeful or goal-oriented post is welcome! It can be your life's dreams and aspirations or simply your chore list. Share with us! I hope for this to be a place where we can come to be inspired and motivated by the things other people have in the works. The possibilities are endless!...more

4th of July Home Decor

Sheesh! Mallory and I have not been seeing eye to eye these past few days. She has a particular schedule in mind that looks nothing like the one I plan out in my head. She has won this week's battle, but she will not win the war!  Anyway. I LOVE the fourth of July! I mean hello, I am an American and damn proud to be one....more