Lifestyle

Six Month Update

Six months is definitely a stage of a lot of growth and development so I wanted to update my mom must-haves for this milestone and let you know some tips I've learned along the way. I'll also give some quick updates on Thomas in…

March 21, 2017
Fashion

Spring Ready

Now that March is here it’s hard to not get excited about spring and some fresh, lighter fashion. Thomas and I often go to the mall during the week to walk around, and it gets harder and harder not to try on all the…

March 5, 2017
Food & Health

For the Love of Tea

Once upon a time I used to work at Starbucks (and loved it!), but the tough part about that job was resisting the temptation to drink coffee...all.day. I'll never forget my first day where I had to taste each of their coffee options black…

February 23, 2017
Lifestyle

Β The Dreaded Sleep Regression

I wasn't sure I wanted to share my experience with Thomas's seemingly long and awful sleep regression because we didn't really solve it, just managed to survive it! Plus what works for one baby may not work for another. After thinking it through I…

February 20, 2017
Food & Health

Healthy Snack Ideas for Busy Moms

I've been thinking about healthy snacks ever since I started breastfeeding. I knew I'd be eating a lot during pregnancy, but I wasn't prepared for the crazy level of hunger that you get when breastfeeding! I guess it makes sense that you need a…

February 5, 2017
Fashion

Romantic Style: The Valentine’s Day Edit

Oh Valentine's Day. Hallmark holiday or not it's nice to have a day surrounded by romance, flowers and chocolates (even if they're marked up for just one day!). This time last year my husband and I had plans for a nice dinner out and…

January 27, 2017
Fashion

Classic Dress Styles: All Black With a Pop of Trench

I'm having a little bit of fun this week since I'm participating in a style challenge. There are several challenges to select from, and the first one I chose is wearing black on the top and bottom. I honestly do this ALL the time…

January 15, 2017
Beauty

Healthy Hair with Dry Shampoo

Before I became a mom I was one of those people that washed their hair every day. I just couldn't stand having that oily hair feeling and felt that if I didn't blow dry it that much it would still be healthy. It worked…

January 8, 2017
Lifestyle

New Year, New Resolutions

Resolutions for the year are not normally something I think to do around this time. Instead I enjoy setting small goals throughout the year as the road of life twists and turns, then look back to reflect on what I accomplished. This year, however,…

January 6, 2017
Lifestyle

Saying Goodbye to 2016

No doubt about it, 2016 was a tough year. There were many challenges happening around the world and there were few days that felt like we had made progress for our country. Reading the news makes you think this year was one of…

December 28, 2016