I always hear “live in the moment” but lately I have been really chewing on that thought over and over in my head. The word that comes to… Read more “ways to practice being mindful — as a mom”
I officially have spring fever. I have diagnosed myself. I don’t even need a search on the google machine and I don’t need WebMD. Symptoms include: heart… Read more “spring fever and porch decorating”
I have a square foot garden that has officially been unsuccessful for 6 years now. Mainly because of my lack of watering skills, or I should say “remembering to water” skills. I just decided this year it is time for a change. I am going to embrace my abilities and inabilities and I am going to fill my square foot gardens with wildflowers this. Flowers are more up my alley than vegetables anyways.
Today is my first day back at work since we left for vacation. Coming back to real life is rough, amiright? Especially coming back from a place… Read more “Our Trip to Disney”
Last week was spring break and I wish I could say I spent it sipping fancy drinks on the beach, I instead spent it on the floor of my bathroom potty training my 2 year old. I just want to thank all of you who did travel, I did spend my time living vicariously through all of your lives while eating more than my fair share of Easter candy.
Two years ago my family met my parents and my sister and her family in Disney World. My parents are very generous and wanted to take us… Read more “My Number One Travel Tip”
EVERY year, my family and I go to a local greenhouse on the first weekend before spring. It started a long time ago and has kind of… Read more “the pressure to be perfect and learning to be myself”
I feel like part of growing up is having periodic “come to Jesus” moments with yourself. About three years ago, I had one of these moments. I… Read more “45 Minute Boot Camp Workout and Living Healthy-ish”
We have been stuck inside this week as the “spring” weather here in Missouri has had its emotional breakdown. Getting that cabin fever, I decided it was… Read more “How to Style a Floating Shelf”
We had our last (for now) photo shoot with Lexi at Brighton Road Photography at the beginning of February. She’s been taking our pictures since August 2014. … Read more “Getting in the Frame”