a vintage modern living room design

I have been designing my living room and I had to lay it all out to see it come to life. I poured over dozens of couches, and I don’t love very many, but this one is killing me. Its the only one out of hundreds that has me smiling ....more

Our First Day of School

This was such a fun/crazy/emotional few weeks at our house. My first kiddo just started his first week of school and it is still a bit weird to me. I knew the day was coming, and to be fair, up until this week I was counting down the hours. I was so ready, and heaven knows he was. He is starting a new Spanish immersion program in kindergarten and he got in the car after the first day and said, "Vamos, Mom!"....more

The First Day of School

This was such a fun/crazy/emotional few weeks at our house. My first kiddo just started his first week of school and it is still a bit weird to me. I knew the day was coming, and to be fair, up until this week I was counting down the hours ....more

Reese Darling is 3

And I’m a bit in denial. I also thought for sure that it would be hard to see her so grown up at this age, but gratefully, she has been talking like a baby and asking “can i holdjew?” all week, so I think she and I are on the same page about how this […]...more

i see you, and i hear you | a note to women with infertility

i have been thinking about this for months, perhaps longer. in fact, i wrote this post long ago, and when i found it, it was when it was oh so relevant again. the thing is, i know quite a few people who deal with the devastating trial of infertility ....more

Easy, Kid-friendly, Healthy Snacks the Kids Will LOVE!

School’s out for the summer! Woohoo! Let the fun begin of loud, lovely, crazy kids running around the house all-day ....more

Chicken Skewer Recipes You’ll LOVE and A HUGE Giveaway!

Here’s a few of our favorite grilled up chicken skewer recipes that we love to pull out in the summer time… It’s right in line with our “healthier lifestyle” that we are working on too, because we can get into what we call “chicken and veggie” mode. It takes a lot of creativity sometimes to […]...more

Easy Healthy Spaghetti with Zucchini Noodles

We have been going pretty strong on healthier meals these days and I am down 6 lbs since we started! I will say, this is the first time in a while, I have been on a great gym streak, and it feels so good. I forgot what it’s like to have my body feel good ....more

40+ healthy, tasty, beautiful, summer salads that all will LOVE

Yay! for summer, and the wonderful, fresh foods that come with it! I am some healthy, tasty summer smoothies that I know you are going to love!...more

Our Kids Bright and Colorful Playroom

Our first room in the house is complete, and I’m in love with it. The kids’ colorful playroom is the only place I want to be. Which is convenient, as my computer nook is also in this room, so I can work from here while kids play, and it’s a bright and colorful and beautiful […]...more
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