Archives for November 2013

Favorite Pumpkin Recipes and a pumpkin recipe video fail

First off, Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you are able to enjoy a day of relaxation with your loved ones. As we near the end of the fall season and jump right into winter, I can’t help but still drool a little bit when I see a recipe including pumpkin. Today I am recapping my favorite […]

What I wore Wednesday #3

 Welcome to another What I Wore Wednesday! Once I became a mom it became a little more difficult for me to get “dressed” each day. The easy, most comfortable outfit is the staple yoga pant and t-shirt combo, which I still frequent often, but after a while of feeling sluggish and “blah” I decided to […]

Lifehack- Making our mornings OK to Wake!

Once Daylight Savings hit out house our mornings got just a little bit more hectic. Calvin adjusted to the time change just fine, but Gwyn, well she didn’t flinch. She continued to wake up an hour earlier which just wasn’t working in my book. I love seeing that smiling face in the morning, just not […]

Advent calendar tutorial

December is just around the corner which means the start of one of our favorite family traditions; the advent calendar! I searched high and low for an advent calendar that I liked and came up empty-handed. So, a friend and I set out to make our own and I must say that it is one […]

What we wore for our family pictures- 2013

Above is the inspiration board I created for our family pictures.  We had previously never taken family pictures together so I wanted them to be special, therefore taking some time to piece together the right outfits.  After taking a good look through our closets and seeing what we already had, I decided on gray, purple, […]

On not missing a thing

When I became a mother something came over me. I became obsessed and determined to be there and witness every single one of my children’s “firsts.” I was there for Gwyn’s first cry, first diaper change, first time getting dressed. First bath, first burp,  first smile. First giggle. First belly laugh. First bottle.  First time […]

What I wore Wednesday #2

Welcome to another What I Wore Wednesday! Once I became a mom it became a little more difficult for me to get “dressed” each day. The easy, most comfortable outfit is the staple yoga pant and t-shirt combo, which I still frequent often, but after a while of feeling sluggish and “blah” I decided to […]

Burlap, Babies and Bean Dip

This past weekend was jam-packed full of many of my favorite things. It started with a ton of burlap, crafty goodness. A couple friends and I manned a booth with a strong burlap theme and we had a great time! I loved spending time with those ladies.         I couldn’t help but buy […]

Another emotional baby cries by mother’s beautiful voice…

I came across one of the most touching videos I have ever seen on Facebook the other day. It was of a mother singing a song to her baby that was so moving that it brought the baby to tears. Sweet, innocent, joyful tears. If you haven’t seen it you can watch it below. Wondering […]

What I wore Wednesday

This week I (a little embarrassingly) decided to do a what I wore Wednesday. Once I became a mom it became a little more difficult for me to get “dressed” each day. The easy, most comfortable outfit is the staple yoga pant and t-shirt combo, which I still frequent often, but after a while of […]