It’s our Blogaversary! + Freshly Picked’s #SweetestSale

Can you believe it’s almost been a year since I started this little blog that could?! Lately life, my new business, family, and church life has kept me from being as active here as I’d like. But this is still one of my favorite places to connect with all of you and I wanted to let you know […]

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Happy 2nd Birthday Baby Girl! {Connor’s Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch Soirée}

This past weekend was all about celebrating the birth of our baby girl! And boy was it super sweet! If you think celebrating your baby’s first birthday is exciting, wait until you reach their second! This year Connor was far more engaged, excited, and able to enjoy her special day(s)! And that made a world of difference! The best part […]

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Saying Goodbye to Well-Baby Doctor Visits

And just like that I have entered a new era of motherhood! And it’s happened so quietly and unceremoniously I barely realized what was occurring… It’s not a milestone that people write much about in books or even mentioned in The Bump & What to Expect baby emails I still receive every so often. But here […]

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#Tbt Connor’s Cake Smash + 5 Tips on How to Plan Your Babies Photos

Yay! Our favorite time of year has finally come y’all! Today marks the first day of Fall Sixteen!! And I am so excited for (hopefully) cooler weather and all the year-end holiday festivities. But before I get ahead of myself and into shopping for Christmas already (ha!), there is one other festivity I am so looking […]

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Recap of Our Summer Sixteen Adventures + The Huntington Library

Wow! This has surely been a Summer for the books!  Our little family visited 5 Museums, 2 Botanical Gardens, The Zoo, The O.C. Fair, and a couple of other local adventures in between! Yes! We got out a lot this summer! And looking back It has definitely been one of my favorites in recent years because of […]

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Hashtag Baby Fall Style Goals Realized! {Carter’s Giveaway}

*This post is sponsored by Carter’s; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.* As a new mom it can be a challenge trying to figure out how to dress your little babe for different ages, seasons, and without breaking the bank. And to be honest, sometimes it can feel like rocket science finding clothing that is on trend, […]

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The Ultimate Sweet Beat with BITE Beauty Multisticks {Review}

*I received these products complimentary from Influenster for testing purposes* When your husband requests a date day, arranges a babysitter, AND helps to get the baby ready you get cute, and just go with the flow! Ha! Needless to say, k & I were in need of some quality time this week and day dates […]

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What 7 years of Marriage has Taught ME

Do you know what today is?! It’s our Anniversary!! And you guys I seriously cannot believe it’s been 7 years of marriage!! Wow! Time has seriously been flying by and some days we still feel like the kids we where when we first met. Except we have a kid now, of course! Lol! But I […]

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Happy World Breastfeeding Week + Two Lactation Boosting Recipes

I’m completely in awe of God’s design for the female body and our ability to nurture and nourish our children well beyond the womb and infancy. I’m in awe of the science of breastfeeding and the lifelong benefits it gives to both mothers and children. It’s the small things like knowing that the composition of […]

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Queen In the Making : Raising a Strong Willed Daughter

I should have known after almost 42 weeks of gestation and she didn’t want to come. Induction was the only way to go and the morning ultrasound showed her head-down. But 16 hours into contractions she had become transverse (positioned side-ways into my pelvis). I should have known when I heard her little cry for the […]

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