When you hear the word “joy”, what do you think of? What pops into my head is… Christmas. Haha. I love (and I mean LOVE) Christmas, but one of the big reasons I love it is because it is such a JOYFUL season. If you’re grumpy at Christmastime,[…]

I’m sharing a recipe today that I am currently obsessed with! I’ve made it at least 6 times in the last 2 weeks. I’m not even exaggerating. I’m pretty sure my husband thinks I am crazy for making it so often, but I just love it. I call[…]

It was one of those days where everything seemed to be going wrong. I was largely pregnant, and every time I tried to accomplish something, James (around 19 months old at the time) would get into something he shouldn’t and I’d have to stop him, or he would[…]

I’m really good at getting very behind on housework. It’s not something I’m proud of, but there it is. I feel so at peace when my house is actually all cleaned up and looks tidy- having a clean home actually soothes my soul in a weird way. So[…]

This may not be the most uplifting or inspiring post, but I hope it can be useful for someone! Haha. I’m basically always tracking my weight, and of course I wanted to have a printable to use that would look tidy and cute, so… I made one! Why not,[…]

My firstborn, James, was a ridiculously easy baby. He slept through the night by 6 weeks, took numerous naps during the day (it took until he was almost 2 to get down to just one nap), always ate like a champ, entertained himself very well, and was overall[…]

Yes, I’m thinking about Christmas already, and it’s only May! But it’s important to plan ahead…right? I love Christmas. I love everything about it – the lights, the music, the decorating, the cheesy Hallmark movies (tell me I’m not the only one who loves these?!), the presents, the[…]

Being a mom… it’s one of the most fulfilling “jobs” out there, but at the same time, it is exceptionally draining. We give our everything to take care of our children- our time, our sleep, every scrap of energy we have left. And it is so easy to get lost in the routine[…]