2019 Pumpkin Patch Visit

2019 Pumpkin Patch Visit

Every year we look forward to visiting a little pumpkin patch in the middle of our town.  The opening weekend is the first weekend in October.  We've had the hottest, longest summer/early fall.  Literally high 90's for months, y'all!  It was 99 two days ago and then a cold front came in and Saturday was [...]

Easy 2 Ingredient Pumpkin Spice Bread

Easy 2 Ingredient Pumpkin Spice Bread

I am no cook, but year after year I always pull out my trusty two-ingredient pumpkin spice bread recipe.  I figure that I should make it permanent and create an actual blog post for it.  This recipe is a winner all-around.  My kids love it and it makes great gifts for teachers or friends.  When [...]

Five On Friday – August 2019

Five On Friday – August 2019

ONE We took our kiddos to our town's Honeybee Festival last Saturday.  It was a hot day, per the usual for August in North Carolina, but we got to the festival right when it opened at 10 a.m.  They rode the ponies (both my kids love it!).  Emerson rode the ferris wheel twice with both [...]

Emerson’s First Day – Giraffe’s Class 2019/2020 School Year

Emerson’s First Day – Giraffe’s Class 2019/2020 School Year

Our big boy, Emerson starts in his new preschool class today!  He's at the same school, just moving up to the next class.  Giraffe's class is a combo of two and three year old's (He had to be potty trained to move up!) We all went to the Open House on Friday to see his [...]

Life Lately July – Vegas Trip & More

Life Lately July – Vegas Trip & More

Stephen and I took a trip to Las Vegas two weeks ago which was a mix of business (me) and play.  It was long-over due, as we haven't done more than an overnight away from our kids in three years.  LOTS of preparation went into leaving for a week, but it was totally worth it.  [...]

Brooke’s Baby Shower Brunch

Brooke’s Baby Shower Brunch

I co-hosted a Baby Shower Brunch for one of my very best girlfriends, Brooke, today!  We spent a good deal of time coming up with a dreamy little boho-feminine theme and I wanted to share some of the details with you here! We created a 'Mom-osa Bar' for the occasion! My girlfriend Tyler and her [...]