{a new year}

{a new year}

There is something so magical about the start of the New Year. It feels like a fresh beginning, a time of reflecting on the past year, deciding what worked and didn’t work, and making plans for the year to come.  I look back on 2018 and I have a strong sense of accomplishment. I set [...]

{welcome autumn}

{welcome autumn}

I walked outside of the gym this morning after my workout to a pleasant autumn morning. The cold air felt so good on my face as I made my way to the car. I took a deep breath in and looked around at the autumnal scene surrounding me. Leaves in all shades of yellows and [...]

{the glory days}

{the glory days}

How in the world do you keep your schedule straight when you have this therapy and that appointment, three kids running here and there, and everything to do in-between?  I am a huge believer in scheduling. I typically function better in seasons of busyness when I can have things mapped out. I need a planner [...]

{happy 1 year}

I cannot even believe it, my friends! I have made it to a year of blogging! This is a reason to celebrate! Never in my wildest imagination would I ever have predicted all the amazing things that have come from writing down my experiences as a mom. First, there is all of you! My faithful [...]

{summer style}

I don't know about you, but I love outfitting for the summer! Bright colors, shorts, tanks, and my favorite pair of Birkenstocks. I don't thrive in the heat but I have found with layering with just the right items, I can be cute and comfortable. Laying where I live is key to enjoying the summer. [...]

{fashion fun}

{fashion fun}

I love a cute and comfortable outfit. Especially when it fits my mom lifestyle but makes me feel like I'm still put together! If you haven't shopped with Evy's Tree, do it! You will not be disappointed. I was chosen as an Evy's Tree enthusiast to share some sneak peaks of their latest item. The [...]

{new summer favorite}

{new summer favorite}

Friends! I want to share with you an amazing new piece from Evy's Tree! If you follow me on Instagram, you know how much I love Evy's Tree. They are a luxury hoodie company that sell the most beautiful and unique hoodies. Perfect for moms, throw one on over your jeans and tee and you [...]

{growth in the rain}

The house we live in has a beautiful backyard. Green blades of grass grow out of the earth filling most of the yard. Other plants line green perimeter. A brown fence encloses it, a shed houses some odds and ends. There is a patio where a picnic table made out of redwood sits, waiting for [...]