Archives for July 2018


My husband and I are celebrating our 9th anniversary TODAY and booked a very last minute getaway to Mexico! Since we got engaged in Mexico, we decided it would be really fun to go back, but the town we got engaged in, Sayulita, is apparently in its monsoon season, so we decided on taking our trip […]

I Want Our Kids to be Bored

Ahhhh, summer. When the nights have turned warmer, schedules have become looser, and days have been filled with water balloons, wind-blown boat-hair, and sticky fingers. I love this time of year so much, and so do our kiddos. But, as I get older I am learning a thing or two about this time. A part […]

Menu Planning Monday #149

Welcome to another Menu Planning Monday! Here I try to plan out healthy, EASY meals that will get me in and out of that kitchen as quickly as possible while still keeping our palettes satisfied. You know the feeling when you just don’t really want to cook dinner? Yeah, I have been feeling that a […]

My Top Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Picks

Today is day 1 of Nordstrom’s annual Anniversary Sale where hundreds of items go on sale for the Fall season. I know it’s a little hard thinking about Fall weather when it’s 90 degrees outside, but the price drop in some of Nordstrom’s top items are worth the early shopping! All last week, Nordstrom cardholders were […]

Happy Amazon Prime Day!

Hi friends! I woke up this morning realizing it is Amazon Prime Day (running through tomorrow, too) and thought I would round up some of the best deals running on the items we either currently have and love, or items on our wish list. I will also be adding new items as I see them, […]

Life Lately – Including July 4th, 2018

Hi, friends! It’s been pretty quiet over here lately, and I have had conflicting feelings about that. On one hand, I have really been enjoying my family this summer and soaking in the memories. And while doing that, I have taken a step back from the internet. And honestly, it has felt good. I have […]