Sweet Gwyneth is Seven

Our first born, our only girl, our true delight. She is seven today. It kind-of kills me inside a little bit.  Doesn’t seven sound old to you? I remember when I fist became a mom and hearing of other parents who had seven-year-olds and thinking, “that’s an old kid!” And now we have one. This […]

Menu Planning Monday #91

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. The countdown has officially begun… less than ONE week until the vacation I have been waiting YEARS for! I cannot […]

Menu Planning Monday #90

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. We are officially in the midst of the Spring sports season, which means busy nights and not a ton of […]

Calling All Disney Enthusiasts!

I have nothing but fond memories of going to Disneyland as a child, and even as a teenager. As I think most might agree, there is just something SO magical about that place that just leaves everyone with a perma-smile. And an empty wallet. We are taking our two oldest for the first time in […]

Menu Planning Monday #89

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. Two of the three recipes are tried-and-true favorites, and I have high hopes for the third! Monday BBQ Chicken Tostadas […]

On Saying Goodbye to the Magic

This past Sunday was one of my favorite Easters to date. We kept it low-key, played our brains out, ate a wonderful meal, enjoyed the company of family and felt all the magic that comes with Easter while also trying to remember the true reason we celebrate. Our kiddos woke up excited to see what […]

Menu Planning Monday #88

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. And here I sit Sunday night still full from the feast my mother-in-law made for Easter, so while it’s hard […]

My Top 5 Beauty Faves

On most days, my self-routine doesn’t include many steps or products. My days are pretty predictable and we are usually on-the-go, so in order for me to look somewhat put together, I need things that are simple and time-savvy. So, today I thought I would share my top five beauty faves! Lipsense- lip color I […]

Menu Planning Monday #87

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. I really enjoy Easter, but have never had any staple Easter recipes. Anyone care to share your go-to favorite recipes? […]

THE Statement Piece of Our Home- By Morgan’s Wood

A few months back I saw a chandelier online and I fell in love. But, I definitely didn’t fall in love with the price tag. In fact, it made me feel a little ill because I liked it so much. Don’t you hate it when that happens!? I decided not to let that stop me, […]